Countries البلدان

Lebanon

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.

Data & Surveys Health & Medicine Research

An Arab Researcher Seeks Solutions to Urban Pollution

Benjamin Plackett | 24 May 2018

Even simple strategies, like getting older cars off the streets, could save lives, says a scientist who looks for “realistic” solutions.

Arts & Culture Students

Zajal, a Folk Poetry Form, Reaches a New Generation

Edward Fox | 18 May 2018

Students compete in eloquence in the country’s first academic competition in traditional Lebanese folk poetry.

Arabic Language Literature & Translation Publishing

An Increasingly Popular Cultural Lens: Arabic Literature

M. Lynx Qualey | 16 May 2018

A researcher finds that more professors are teaching Arabic literature in translation, in courses sprinkled around the world. The next step, she says, is for the teachers to learn from each other.

Internet Publishing Research

Portal Gives Researchers More Public Exposure

Malak Makki | 08 May 2018

A new project is building an open archive of research projects in the Arab region, to make that knowledge more available to the public.

Data & Surveys Health & Medicine 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.

Data & Surveys Publishing Social Sciences

Synaps Seeks to Be a Lab for Ideas in Beirut

Ursula Lindsey | 24 Apr 2018

The young organization mentors researchers and publishes articles that mix data, social science and analysis.

Data & Surveys Health & Medicine Research

AIDS Deaths Soar in the Arab Region

Benjamin Plackett | 10 Apr 2018

Deaths from AIDS are declining globally, but they are increasing in the Middle East and North Africa.

Admissions Human Rights Refugees Scholarships

A ‘Backpack’ Helps Refugee Students Store and Share Credentials

Keith David Watenpaugh | 29 Mar 2018

A new tool was developed to help ensure refugees’ academic and employment mobility.

Critical Thinking Teaching Vocational Education

Want to Improve Teaching? Listen to Teachers

Yara Hilal | 19 Mar 2018

Isolated workshops led by outside experts fail to tap teachers’ own expertise, says a researcher working on models for Lebanon.




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