Countries البلدان

Iraq

Curriculum Faculty Refugees Students

2016 Prediction: Individuals Not Governments Spur Educational Change

Rasha Faek | 13 Jan 2016

With the chances low for real change in educational policies in the region, the author believes informal initiatives may make an important difference.

Conflict

The Urgent Need to Protect and Rebuild Arab Higher Education

Sansom Milton, Sultan Barakat | 29 Oct 2015

A set of global principles that seek to safeguard universities and help them recover from conflict could benefit the Arab region, the authors argue.

Terrorism

An Independent Historian Documents Life Under the Islamic State

Ursula Lindsey | 09 Oct 2015

On the “Mosul Eye” blog, someone living in the Iraqi city under Islamic State control describes the conditions for residents.

Terrorism

A Conversation with the “Mosul Eye” Historian

Gilgamesh Nabeel | 09 Oct 2015

Since the fall of Mosul, Iraq, the unidentified writer behind a respected blog has been shedding light on life under Islamic State rule.

Arts & Culture Minorities Profiles Research

Iraqi Champion of Diversity, in a Discouraging Time

Gilgamesh Nabeel | 27 Aug 2015

An Iraqi scholar says that tolerance and minority rights are an essential part of keeping societies strong.

Health & Medicine Students Terrorism

Once-Proud Iraqi Medical Schools Now Down at the Heels

Gilgamesh Nabeel | 29 Jul 2015

Iraqi medical schools suffer from a shortage of qualified professors, a lack of cadavers, and a focus on theory instead of practice.

Research

Arab Food Supply is Shaky, But Related Research is Rare

Benjamin Plackett, Selim Njeim | 13 Jul 2015

Many Arab countries do not have what is known as “food security,” but the research and teaching on the topic is just getting started.

Conflict Gender Human Rights Schools

21 Million Arab Children Not in School or At Risk

Rania Tarek | 01 May 2015

A new report finds a high proportion of Arab children and adolescents are either not in school or at risk of dropping out.

Democracy Research Students

Arab Youth Doubt Democracy Will Be Delivered

Benjamin Plackett | 28 Apr 2015

Findings from a region-wide survey reveal the hopes and concerns of university-age adults.

Curriculum Students

Law Students Get Practice in an International Competition

Eman Kamel | 19 Apr 2015

Teams from eight Arab universities met in Doha to compete in a regional contest.




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