Millions of malnourished children are at risk of problems in their cognitive development, say experts.
Ursula Lindsey offers up a cornucopia of fiction and nonfiction in Arabic, English and French for an intellectual feast.
With two thirds of the Arab population under 30, a United Nations agency makes an urgent call for economic and political reform.
The U.K.-based Commonwealth Secretariat ranks Arab countries as doing fairly well on Arab educational development, compared to their international peers.
Mauritania’s minister of higher education gives a glimpse of that country’s educational challenges, and how it is trying to meet them.
Mauritania is starting a television channel aimed at university students early next year.
Young people in the former French colony are flocking to learn English, hoping it will get them jobs.
Mauritania hopes to improve its health care now that it is beginning to produce its own doctors.
Fraudulent universities use fake scholarships as bait to lure unsuspecting students to part with their money. Here’s how to protect yourself.
Textbooks in this Maghreb country have become overpriced and difficult to find.