As SPARK celebrates awarding its 10,000th scholarship, three former students share how the assistance they received helped them thrive.
Providing legal job opportunities for refugees helps them rebuild their lives and benefits host countries too, aid agencies say.
To celebrate the re-launch, Al-Fanar Media announces “Mishwar Taleb” (a student’s journey), a storytelling contest for Arab students around the world.
The searchable Scholarships resource saves students’ time by listing only verified scholarship opportunities, with details on how to apply.
On World Refugee Day, the head of the Al Ghurair Foundation calls on organizations to find ways to forge new alliances and partnerships for good.
This is not a day of celebration. It evokes some bittersweet memories, but also serves to remind the world of refugees’ daily increasing needs.
Organizations that offer scholarships to Syrian refugees find that psychosocial support is also needed to help them thrive.
With his death in March, the Arab region lost a leading advocate for citizenship, political rights, gender equality and justice.
Rising inflation, a currency in free fall, and a ban on raising fees for continuing students have put Syria’s private universities in a financial bind.
The collapse of the higher education system could prove an obstacle to peace-building after the conflict ends