Female students in Sana’a University’s overcrowded dormitories have to deal with dirty water and a shortage of bathrooms.
An Al-Fanar Media survey of private higher-education costs in 13 Arab countries makes it possible to compare average prices.
Arab students looking for contemporary fields of study, coeducation, and an employment-oriented education are increasingly turning to private universities. The downside: cost.
A roaming bus with volunteer teachers teaches children who have been forced to work by their families.
In Egypt, Yemen, Morocco, and South Sudan, more than one quarter of the population is illiterate.
Scientists need to follow the shift from infectious diseases to chronic conditions.
After heavy fighting between soldiers and rebels in Yemen’s capital, the new school year has been stopped from even starting.
Despite many obstacles to entering academia, Yemeni women are making progress.
Yemeni university graduates stand helpless because of the inability of the state to hire them.
Al-Fanar Media is seeking 60 early and mid-career journalists to participate in a program aimed at improving education journalism in the Arab world.