Countries البلدان

Somalia

Gender Human Rights Refugees Schools

In a Refugee Camp, Classrooms Open Up to Somali Girls

Tonny Onyulo | 05 Dec 2017

Displaced from their homeland, the girls are taking advantage of an opportunity to break with tradition and go to school.

Accreditation Conflict Curriculum Refugees

Somalis Leaving Kenya Face Educational Roadblocks

Tonny Onyulo | 03 Dec 2017

Young Somalis who have had to leave a refugee camp in Kenya to return home under controversial circumstances are not able to continue their education.

Human Rights Refugees Schools Students

Drought in Somalia Drives Children from School

Tonny Onyulo | 29 Oct 2017

Where food and water are scarce, children and families forego education to survive.

Internet Publishing Research

Research Results Are Increasingly Available For Free

Edward Fox | 29 Sep 2017

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.

Accreditation Data & Surveys Quality Control

A Regional Survey: How Arab Countries Regulate Quality in Higher Education

Rasha Faek | 12 Sep 2017

An Al-Fanar Media survey of the quality assurance for higher education in 16 Arab countries found heavy regulation of the licensing of higher-education institutions but little in the way of follow up to monitor quality.

Data & Surveys Health & Medicine Research

In Malnutrition’s Aftermath, Researchers See a Hidden Crisis—Education

Benjamin Plackett | 05 Sep 2017

Millions of malnourished children are at risk of problems in their cognitive development, say experts.

Book Review Literature & Translation Politics Refugees

Insights From the World’s Largest Refugee Camp

David Wheeler | 29 May 2017

“City of Thorns,” a book about the refugee camp Dadaab, in Kenya, portrays conditions that mirror those in Arab refugee settlements.

Internationalization Refugees Study Abroad

What International Higher Education is Missing: Refugees

Rasha Faek | 01 May 2017

To fully embrace a global approach, universities must include the education of refugees and displaced people, says the managing editor of Al-Fanar Media.

Gender Health & Medicine Research

Research—Latest Weapon Against Female Genital Mutilation

Benjamin Plackett | 20 Apr 2017

Academics in the region are taking on FGM and providing much needed data to help combat the practice.

Politics Refugees Students

U.S. Travel Ban Temporarily Halted Amid Global Outcry

Ursula Lindsey | 07 Feb 2017

The president’s executive order has provoked criticism from U.S. academics, but little debate in the Arab world.




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