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Syria

Policy Refugees Students

Twice Displaced, Palestinian-Syrians in Egypt Need Help

Tiba Fatli | 07 Oct 2018

Rules about who counts as a refugee bar these “guests” from basic human rights, including access to education. The government and universities could help change that.

Architecture Arts & Culture Conflict Human Rights

‘Audio Investigator’ Creates Revealing Landscapes of Sound

Edward Fox | 05 Oct 2018

Lawrence Abu Hamdan, an artist who uses forensic techniques, uses recorded sound to create new perspectives of the world and document injustice.

Conflict Curriculum Politics

‘Reconciliation Studies’ Seeks Inroads In Arab Region

Edward Fox | 14 Sep 2018

An international academic alliance is developing programs in conflict-resolution studies at universities in the Middle East and North Africa.

Data & Surveys Health & Medicine Refugees Research

A Lebanese Scholar Wants to Improve Refugees’ Lives

Malak Makki | 10 Sep 2018

Lamis Jomaa studies the food security and nutritional health of refugees, and is passionate about the idea that research can change the status quo.

Arab Spring Data & Surveys Faculty Refugees Research

Refugee Scientists: The Unknown Number

Sean Treacy | 07 Sep 2018

As crises escalate, so does the number of displaced scientists. But a precise overall count is elusive.

Accreditation Politics Refugees

A New University, Born in the Chaos of War

Edward Fox | 22 Aug 2018

Rojava University, in Syria’s mostly Kurdish northeast, has enthusiastic foreign support, meets a local need and is part of a project for regional independence.

Finances Refugees Schools Students

U.N. Scrambles to Keep Schools for Palestinians Open

Asma' Jawabreh | 17 Aug 2018

The agency serving Palestinian refugees across the Middle East is coping with a shortfall of funds after cuts in U.S. aid.

Arts & Culture Research

An Eye on the Cultural Landscape of Syria

Ursula Lindsey | 03 Aug 2018

The organization Ettijahat, based in Beirut, offers grants to artists and researchers whose work illuminates the culture of a country in crisis.

Language Publishing Refugees

Amal, Berlin! Helps Refugees Find Their Way in Germany

Austin Davis | 12 Jul 2018

The online newspaper, staffed by journalists in exile, helps newcomers adapt to a new culture and tries to dismantle false perceptions on both sides.

Conflict Faculty Politics Refugees Students

Improving Educational Opportunities For Youth Inside Syria

David Wheeler | 13 Jun 2018

Participants in a Beirut workshop developed recommendations to improve the access of youth inside Syria to quality higher education.




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