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Jordan

Gender Health & Medicine Research

Keeping an Eye on Blindness, A Regional Issue

Benjamin Plackett | 13 Sep 2018

The causes of vision loss in the Arab region are changing, researchers say, and public health policy makers need to listen.

Curriculum Development Refugees

Refugees Are Focus of New Academic Programs in Jordan

Ammar Faris | 27 Aug 2018

In a kingdom straining to serve large numbers of displaced people, some universities are offering advanced degrees on the issue.

Finances Refugees Schools Students

U.N. Scrambles to Keep Schools for Palestinians Open

Asma' Jawabreh | 17 Aug 2018

The agency serving Palestinian refugees across the Middle East is coping with a shortfall of funds after cuts in U.S. aid.

Development Schools Social Sciences Teaching

How Teachers Can Use Anthropology in Classrooms

Afaf A. Khoshman | 13 Aug 2018

Teachers can stimulate learning by recognizing and giving voice to the variety of social backgrounds among their students.

Data & Surveys Gender Research Social Sciences

Behind the Numbers: Arab Women in Research

Benjamin Plackett | 06 Aug 2018

Arab participation in research is high compared to the rest of the world, but that rate masks difficulties women face in some countries and in male-dominated disciplines.

Arts & Culture Finances Research

A Scholar Says Archaeology Could Benefit Jordan

Ammar Faris | 10 Jul 2018

A Jordanian scientist believes archaeological discoveries could draw more tourists to his country. But he thinks support for the discoveries is weak.

Data & Surveys Development Politics

Arab Youth See Region Adrift, Survey Finds

Edward Fox | 29 May 2018

An annual poll of young Arab men and women provides private data for policy makers and a public report that reads the pulse of youth opinion in the region.

Conservation Development Finances Research

Invention Could Ease Jordan’s Water-Scarcity Problem

Ammar Faris | 17 May 2018

A young researcher has developed a device to reclaim salty water that’s wasted during the purification process and reuse it.

Data & Surveys Health & Medicine Mental Health Research

Patterns of Disease Are Changing in the Arab World

Benjamin Plackett | 08 May 2018

Non-communicable diseases associated with lifestyle and environment are on the rise, but disease patterns vary greatly by income levels and, in some cases, gender.

Faculty Health & Medicine Research

An Influential Arab Scholar Focuses on the Health of Mothers and Newborns

Ammar Faris | 26 Mar 2018

For the third year in a row, Yusuf Al-Qaoud leads two key listings of the most cited researchers in Jordan.




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