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Al-Fanar Media Re-Launches Its Website with a New Visual Identity

Al-Fanar Correspondent | 20 Sep 2022

With a new visual identity, Al-Fanar Media re-launches its website to give readers a better, more-interactive way of experiencing news of higher education in the Arab world.

Employment Health & Medicine Students

2 Iraqi Doctors Offer Advice to New Medical Students: ‘Be Patient’

Gilgamesh Nabeel | 14 Aug 2022

As a new generation of young Arabs prepare to enter medical schools, two internationally successful Iraqi doctors remember their own initial anxieties.

Language Students

5 Free Resources for Learning English Online

Omar Eldeeb | 09 Aug 2022

Many websites and YouTube Channels are available for learning English online. We highlight five free options to help you get started.

Mental Health Schools Students

As Arab Students Take Final Exams, Psychologists Offer Tips on Reducing Stress

Amr EL-Tohamy | 18 Jul 2022

High school exit exams are a high pressure time for Arab students. The traditional view of test scores as the doorway to personal and professional success only adds to students’ anxiety.

Coronavirus Employment Gender Inequality

Gender Gap Report Finds MENA Region Lags in Leadership Roles for Women

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 17 Jul 2022

The World Economic Forum’s latest report notes some gains for women, but says progress toward gender parity was set back by Covid-19.

Human Rights Inequality Schools Students

84 Million Youth Are at Risk of Missing Out on Education by 2030

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 08 Jul 2022

Unesco warns that most countries will fail to achieve their targets under Sustainable Development Goal 4, to provide quality education for all by 2030.

Curriculum Development Employment Refugees Students

Learning to Earning: Forum Focuses on a Critical Transition for Youth

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 27 Jun 2022

Four United Nations agencies recently convened a meeting in Jordan to discuss the skills young people need to transition from school to jobs.

Coronavirus Finances Inequality Schools Students Teaching Technology & Online Learning

Covid-19 School Closures Could Cost $17 Trillion in Lost Earnings, Report Says

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 04 Jan 2022

Students hit by Covid-19 school closures face $17 trillion loss in lifetime earnings, says a new report from the World Bank, Unesco and Unicef.

Accreditation Soapbox

Al-Fanar Media Updates The Arab World’s First Database of Internationally Accredited Universities

Nasser Zawk | 24 Aug 2021

Al-Fanar Media has updated its database of internationally accredited universities and academic programs in the Arab world. This searchable tool now lists nearly 750 programs and institutions.

Accreditation Data & Surveys Employment Faculty Students Study Abroad

International Accreditation Is a Factor in Many Arab Students’ University Choices

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 24 Aug 2021

When it comes to deciding where to enroll, many students say international accreditation matters, an informal poll by Al-Fanar Media found.

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