Eman is an Egyptian journalist currently working in Qatar as head of the media department at a construction magazine. She also works on a freelance basis as a producer for Reuters television service. Eman graduated from the college of mass communication, Cairo university in 2001. Through the past 13 years, she has worked with various organizations as editor, reporter, translator, correspondent and producer.
Epidemics are not as isolated as they may appear, says the anthropologist Charles L. Briggs. It’s important to understand the underlying factors that helped shape the situation.
Anthropologists aren’t surprised at the stigmatizing and blaming that followed Covid-19. It’s a typical human response to events too complicated to grasp.
Scientists are using computer simulations to find drugs that might be effective against the new coronavirus and genetics to find out who will be especially susceptible to it.
The Arabic language is seriously underrepresented online. Computer science researchers in Qatar are developing tools to change that,
Native citizens are a minority in the rapidly changing and modernizing Gulf country. A panel in Doha discussed how to preserve their “intangible cultural heritage.”
In a regular forum, the library gives Qataris a chance to meet world-class researchers face-to-face and have informal discussions that motivate youth to explore science in depth.
A university-led team is recovering artifacts that shed light on how people lived as modern Qatar emerged from a time when pearl diving was the economic focus.
The clubs build critical-thinking skills and give students the freedom to express opinions in a structured way.
Despite some skepticism about its purpose, the discipline is gaining presence at Arab universities.