Four United Nations agencies recently convened a meeting in Jordan to discuss the skills young people need to transition from school to jobs.
Rahaf Aldoughli came to the U.K. as a doctoral student on a government scholarship. Her status changed to refugee after she criticised the policies of the Syrian regime.
A recent policy paper from two U.N. agencies has 15 recommendations for host countries on how to help refugees surmount barriers to higher education.
The rankings, produced by a Spanish research group, included more Arab institutions this year, and leaders were pleased with their progress.
Two professors at Damascus University offer step-by-step guidelines for young academics on how write about their research and get it published.
A European-Union funded programme designed to help displaced Syrians now caters almost equally to refugees and Lebanese.
On International Women’s Day, the Syrian-born astronomer Shadia Habbal speaks to Al-Fanar Media about her journey to a distinguished career in science.
Nasser Rabbat leads the Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He applauds architectural preservation efforts but sees flaws in some plans.
Researchers warn that a language gap and psychosocial needs put Syrian refugee children in Turkey at risk of missing out on education.