The president’s executive order has provoked criticism from U.S. academics, but little debate in the Arab world.
With two thirds of the Arab population under 30, a United Nations agency makes an urgent call for economic and political reform.
The U.K.-based Commonwealth Secretariat ranks Arab countries as doing fairly well on Arab educational development, compared to their international peers.
A more inclusive approach to improving educational quality in the Arab region could be the best solution.
Science communicator Hashem Al-Ghaili went against his parents’ wishes to pursue a science career.
A set of global principles that seek to safeguard universities and help them recover from conflict could benefit the Arab region, the authors argue.
In Yemen, military factions and tribal groups recruiting children and teenagers for the conflicts there, stunting the young people’s education and psyches.
In a village in southern Yemen, girls are mostly left out of schools. But one girl who managed to get some education now inspires others.
Findings from a region-wide survey reveal the hopes and concerns of university-age adults.