In drawing lessons from the 2011 Arab uprisings and their after-effects, scholars should zoom in on experiments in governance and activism, even if they failed.
A slight twist on an old saying can help those discouraged by the situation in the Arab world, says an Al-Fanar Media editor.
Ursula Lindsey offers up a cornucopia of fiction and nonfiction in Arabic, English and French for an intellectual feast.
A survey of universities across the MENA region shows many are checking students’ learning outcomes and institutional quality.
Vocational education paired with industry development is the best solution to Arab-region unemployment, the author argues.
Publishing statistics hint at low readership in the region, but many new ventures, large and small, seek to encourage reading.
A more inclusive approach to improving educational quality in the Arab region could be the best solution.
A back-to-basics approach to learning could be the most innovative way to improve Arab education.
Few universities in the region are meeting students’ needs for practical training, but if industry, educators and government work together they can create solutions, the author writes.
A new academic publication at the University of Oxford is taking an interdisciplinary look at the countries in the Gulf Cooperation Council.