A project that links archaeology to economic development and education is a model for preserving the kingdom’s wealth of ancient sites.
A bright yellow track with a surface that helps visually impaired students get around campus is just one step in the kingdom’s efforts to improve services for those with disabilities.
The Trump travel ban and cuts to a major Saudi scholarship program are among causes of the decline.
Jordanian academics want to reintroduce the teaching of philosophy in schools and universities. They have good reason.
Analysis of detailed 2016 survey data indicates a lack of interest among residents of Arab countries in civic engagement.
The professional opportunities for refugees are scarce, despite longstanding international pledges of support, in Jordan and Lebanon. In Turkey, the employment situation is somewhat brighter.
For many refugees in the Arab region, entrepreneurship is a chance to build an independent life. But doing so is not easy in many host countries.
Lawrence Abu Hamdan, an artist who uses forensic techniques, uses recorded sound to create new perspectives of the world and document injustice.
Networks in Jordan and Saudi Arabia offer listeners programs that give voice to diverse views, discuss sensitive topics, or just go where the conversation flows.