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Politics Refugees Scholarships Students

First Refugee Scholarship Program Experiences Rapid Growth

Rasha Faek, Tarek Abd El-Galil | 25 Jul 2017

The DAFI scholarship program administered by the UN Refugee Agency, which provides social and psychological support alongside academic awards, has grown 89 percent since 2015.

Conflict Human Rights Politics Refugees Students

For Students from Darfur, a Bleak Present and Future

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 04 Jul 2017

Darfur students at Sudanese universities face major economic challenges and continuous violence and discrimination.

Conflict Journalism Scholarships Students Study Abroad

The Light Inside the Tunnel

Sabah Hamamou | 22 May 2017

A slight twist on an old saying can help those discouraged by the situation in the Arab world, says an Al-Fanar Media editor.

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.

Refugees Students

U.S. Selective Ban on Visas Shuts Out Arab Students

Burton Bollag | 30 Jan 2017

President Donald Trump’s executive order temporarily blocking the citizens of seven countries from entering the United States could ultimately affect up 17,000 Arab and Iranian students.

Administration Research Technology & Online Learning

Collaboration is the Future for Arab University Libraries

Wagdy Sawahel | 09 Jan 2017

Academic libraries in the Arab world are discovering the benefits of working together in consortia.

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.




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