Countries البلدان

Syria

Data & Surveys Internationalization Students Study Abroad

Fewer Arab Students Head for the United States

Edward Fox | 13 Nov 2018

The Trump travel ban and cuts to a major Saudi scholarship program are among causes of the decline.

Refugees Scholarships Students

Syrian Youth: Still Seeking Education

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 05 Nov 2018

The “lost generation” may have become a cliché, but the reality is that when it comes to education many Syrian youth are still lost.

Refugees Scholarships Students

Major Scholarship Programs for Refugees

Austin Davis | 05 Nov 2018

Although some scholarship programs for Syrians have ended, some are still expanding.

Refugees Scholarships Students

Donor Interest Fades in Scholarships for Refugees

Austin Davis | 05 Nov 2018

In many countries surrounding Syria, the needs of Syrian youth for financial help accessing higher education far outweigh the supply of funds available.

Employment Human Rights Inequality Policy Refugees

Syrian Refugees Are Often Steered Into Illegal Jobs

Rasha Faek | 09 Oct 2018

The professional opportunities for refugees are scarce, despite longstanding international pledges of support, in Jordan and Lebanon. In Turkey, the employment situation is somewhat brighter.

Employment Inequality Refugees Vocational Education

New Programs Encourage Refugee Entrepreneurs

Rasha Faek | 09 Oct 2018

For many refugees in the Arab region, entrepreneurship is a chance to build an independent life. But doing so is not easy in many host countries.

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.




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