Accreditation is a puzzling term to many, but it can have a critical, lifelong affect on the choices students seeking a higher education make.
A sampling of literary and scholarly works from across the region that we have enjoyed over the past year.
A movement to make the fruits of research available without charge has helped students and faculty members gain access to an increasing number of academic articles.
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.