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Academic Freedom Faculty Policy

Algeria’s Ban on Research Ties with Morocco Violates Academic Freedom, Scholars Say

Amr EL-Tohamy | 19 Jul 2022

Algerian and Moroccan academics say the decision will have little effect on scholarly output in either country because research collaborations were already rare.

Mental Health Schools Students

As Arab Students Take Final Exams, Psychologists Offer Tips on Reducing Stress

Amr EL-Tohamy | 18 Jul 2022

High school exit exams are a high pressure time for Arab students. The traditional view of test scores as the doorway to personal and professional success only adds to students’ anxiety.

Coronavirus Employment Gender Inequality

Gender Gap Report Finds MENA Region Lags in Leadership Roles for Women

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 17 Jul 2022

The World Economic Forum’s latest report notes some gains for women, but says progress toward gender parity was set back by Covid-19.

Development Employment Internationalization Research

UniMed Projects Promote Collaborations Across the Mediterranean

Gilgamesh Nabeel | 12 Jul 2022

Arab universities are participating in UniMed projects that address issues like university governance, degree recognition, and student mobility and employability.

Human Rights Inequality Schools Students

84 Million Youth Are at Risk of Missing Out on Education by 2030

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 08 Jul 2022

Unesco warns that most countries will fail to achieve their targets under Sustainable Development Goal 4, to provide quality education for all by 2030.

Curriculum Development Employment Refugees Students

Learning to Earning: Forum Focuses on a Critical Transition for Youth

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 27 Jun 2022

Four United Nations agencies recently convened a meeting in Jordan to discuss the skills young people need to transition from school to jobs.

Finances Health & Medicine Scholarships Students

Many Moroccan Medical Students Seek Outside Jobs to Cover Expenses

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 09 Jun 2022

A survey of students of medicine, dentistry, and pharmacy in Morocco found that for many, financial need was affecting their ability to study and their quality of life.

Administration Climate and Environment Curriculum Faculty Students

Arab Academics Discuss Sustainable Universities and Combating Climate Change

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 18 May 2022

In a recent webinar, Arab academics discussed regional role models in funding higher education and how universities can help combat global problems.

Conflict Policy Students Study Abroad

Moroccan Students Returning from Ukraine Have Problems Continuing Their Education

Mohamed Akinou | 12 May 2022

Returning students complain that Morocco has been slow to integrate them into programmes at home. They also object to having to pass placement tests.

Research Students

Blind Moroccan Student’s Journey to a Ph.D. Inspires Hopes for Others with Disabilities

Mohamed Akinou | 16 Apr 2022

Hamid Nabil earned a top doctoral degree in English from Mohammed V University of Rabat. Advocates hope his achievement stirs reforms to help all students with disabilities.

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