Countries البلدان

Iraq

Refugees Students Technology & Online Learning

A Palestinian Reflects on a New Generation of Refugees

Asma' Jawabreh | 05 Mar 2018

At a workshop in Amman, a Palestinian teaching assistant meets young refugees of war in Syria, Iraq and Sudan.

Accreditation Quality Control

Measuring Quality in Higher Education Is a Tricky Proposition

Chester D. Haskell | 08 Feb 2018

Students need to understand what lies behind accreditation before they rely on it to make decisions, a consultant says.

Language Students Study Abroad Teaching

How to Write a Dissertation in Your Second Language

Katherine Firth | 12 Jan 2018

A writing instructor offers tips on writing a Ph.D. dissertation in English for academics who use it as a second language.

Administration Democracy Development Politics

A Rare Look Inside Iraq’s Education Ministry

Muthana Al-Saleh | 11 Jan 2018

A young teacher from Mosul asked for, and received, unusual access to observe the agency’s operations and share concerns with its leaders.

Arabic Arts & Culture Publishing

2017: The Arab World in Books

Ursula Lindsey | 18 Dec 2017

A sampling of literary and scholarly works from across the region that we have enjoyed over the past year.

Conflict Extremism Politics Refugees Students

Oxfam Urges Help for Youths Returning to Mosul

Gilgamesh Nabeel, Sarah Wachter | 30 Oct 2017

A new report looks at what services are needed by the Iraqi youth who have survived the conflict in Mosul or who fled and came back.

Democracy Minorities Politics Students

Referendum on Kurdistan’s Independence Echoes in Education

Gilgamesh Nabeel, Jacob Wirtschafter | 23 Sep 2017

The governance of Kurdistan’s many universities and the fate of its minority students are among the issues that are up in the air as the region votes on an independence referendum.

Data & Surveys Health & Medicine Research

In Malnutrition’s Aftermath, Researchers See a Hidden Crisis—Education

Benjamin Plackett | 05 Sep 2017

Millions of malnourished children are at risk of problems in their cognitive development, say experts.

Politics Refugees Scholarships Students

First Refugee Scholarship Program Experiences Rapid Growth

Rasha Faek, Tarek Abd El-Galil | 25 Jul 2017

The DAFI scholarship program administered by the UN Refugee Agency, which provides social and psychological support alongside academic awards, has grown 89 percent since 2015.

Accreditation Admissions Policy Refugees Students

New ‘Education Passport’ Is Tested in Greece

Nikolia Apostolou | 21 Jul 2017

A Norwegian project to hold a refugee’s academic history in a single document and to simplify admission to higher education in host countries is catching on.




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