Countries البلدان

Somalia

Data & Surveys Publishing Research

False Research Results—A Global Problem That Includes the Arab World

Benjamin Plackett | 31 Jul 2019

Data analysis by Al-Fanar Media has found that two of the highest research producers in the Arab world—Egypt and Saudi Arabia—also have some of the highest rates of retracted articles, which are often related to scientific misconduct.

Accreditation Education Reform Quality Students

An Arab Student’s Guide to Higher-Education Accreditation

Benjamin Plackett, Sarah Wachter | 06 Jun 2019

This article is an updated companion to our searchable database of internationally accredited higher-education institutions and programs in the Arab world and Turkey. The database has also been refreshed after in-depth research and accredited programs that train teachers and those that teach English have been added.

Critical Thinking Curriculum Faculty Teaching

Advanced Interdisciplinary Programs Place New Demands on Professors

Farah Al Qawasmi, Mahjoob Zweiri | 16 Apr 2019

Professors need to adjust course designs and teaching styles to adapt to the increasingly popular interdisciplinary degree programs at the master’s degree and doctoral levels.

Arts & Culture Publishing Refugees

Magazine in Greece Rejects Labels about Refugees

John Dyer, Nikolia Apostolou | 21 Sep 2018

Solomon, a nonprofit online publication, sees strength, not cause for fear, in diverse populations.

Refugees Schools Technology & Online Learning

Somaliland Uses Phones to Help Improve Schools

Doreen Ajiambo | 16 Jul 2018

This self-governing region of Somalia is one of many areas in Africa that are using mobile technology to help more children get a quality education.

Data & Surveys Health & Medicine Mental Health 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.

Development Gender Quality Control Teaching

In Somalia, Educational Quality Starts with Teachers

Doreen Ajiambo | 01 May 2018

Training programs aim to turn the tide on quality of instruction, learning standards and attendance

Arabic Development Journalism Social Sciences

Journalism Schools Need to Modernize; Sociologists Can Help

Paula El Khoury | 07 Mar 2018

Arab governments may be more likely to tolerate reporters writing in foreign languages, but more journalists need to write in Arabic.

Conflict Refugees Students

Puntland Makes Strides in Expanding School Access

Doreen Ajiambo | 05 Mar 2018

Scarred by Somalia’s civil war, the region is giving more poor children a chance at education.

Conflict Gender Health & Medicine Human Rights

For Many Somali Girls, Education Ends With a Brutal Ritual

Doreen Ajiambo | 02 Mar 2018

Female genital mutilation is widely practiced in the nation. The government and local and international organizations are working to stop it.




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