Countries البلدان

Oman

Arts & Culture Human Rights Minorities Research

Omani Music Masks A Slave Trading Past

Benjamin Plackett | 30 Mar 2017

Researcher says scholars should recognize the true origin of African sounds in Omani traditional music.

Finances Health & Medicine Research

Oman’s Move Toward Personalized Medicine

Benjamin Plackett | 21 Feb 2017

Medical research that uses data from Arab patients results in better treatments for local populations.

Literature & Translation

New Insights On the Arab World: 2016 Books

Ursula Lindsey | 12 Dec 2016

Ursula Lindsey offers up a cornucopia of fiction and nonfiction in Arabic, English and French for an intellectual feast.

Politics

Five Years After the Arab Spring, Report Warns of New Uprising

Edward Fox | 11 Dec 2016

With two thirds of the Arab population under 30, a United Nations agency makes an urgent call for economic and political reform.

Quality Control

New Report Strikes an Optimistic Note on Arab Education

Wagdy Sawahel | 11 Nov 2016

The U.K.-based Commonwealth Secretariat ranks Arab countries as doing fairly well on Arab educational development, compared to their international peers.

Quality Control

Survey Gives Panoramic View of Arab Higher Education

Karma El Hassan | 10 Aug 2016

A survey of universities across the MENA region shows many are checking students’ learning outcomes and institutional quality.

Research

Young Researchers’ Funding Struggles Magnified in the Arab World

Benjamin Plackett | 08 Aug 2016

A recent study of the difficulties young U.S. researchers face echoes in the Middle East—but the story is slightly different.

Quality Control

Who Defines “Excellence” in Education? And How?

Clara Morgan | 13 May 2016

A more inclusive approach to improving educational quality in the Arab region could be the best solution.

Arab Spring Democracy Employment Students

Arab Youth Survey Suggests Unemployment Drives Terrorism

Rasha Faek | 22 Apr 2016

A survey found Arab young people believe religion plays too much of a role in society. But survey respondents said unemployment is driving some youth into the arms of the Islamic State.

Research

The Difficulties of Spinning Research Ideas Into Gold

Benjamin Plackett | 12 Apr 2016

A man who made millions from a university spinoff in the United Kingdom is trying to do the same in the Arab world.




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