The efforts of genetic engineering researchers to increase wheat productivity face many challenges, most notably the lack of laws supporting the application of their research.
For 40 Syrian refugee families, the unfinished building had been an oasis of stability amid crisis. They were evicted last month.
Freedom of speech is diminishing globally and Arab countries are leading this trend. But their citizens disagree as to whether fading freedom is a problem.
Displaced from their homeland, the girls are taking advantage of an opportunity to break with tradition and go to school.
Raised by exile families in Pakistan, many young Afghans face hardships as they try to build lives in Afghanistan.
Young Somalis who have had to leave a refugee camp in Kenya to return home under controversial circumstances are not able to continue their education.
A program at the University of Southampton trains faculty members at the University of Tripoli in new approaches to teaching.
In Lebanon, a university and a police force collaborate on a training program to improve the police response to domestic violence.
A program in the Netherlands builds bonds between native students and newcomers, and hopes to lower the refugees’ dropout rate.
The nation has been the leading destination for refugees in Europe, but lacks a central plan for educating them.