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Conflict Faculty Students

Birzeit University Is Roiled by Protests Again, Disrupting Studies

Amr EL-Tohamy | 17 Jan 2022

Protests at Birzeit University have repeatedly disrupted education. An Israeli police raid stirred the latest crisis between the administration and students.

Conflict Inequality Refugees Schools Students Teaching

What Syrian Refugee Students in Lebanon Wish Their Teachers Knew

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 10 Jan 2022

A study explores the gap between Syrian refugee students’ educational dreams and their reality, and gets students’ views on how teachers can help.

Conflict Employment Refugees Vocational Education

Vocational Training Gives Ray of Hope to Syria’s Internal Refugees

Amr EL-Tohamy | 22 Dec 2021

A vocational training institute in northwestern Syria is helping people find work and rebuild lives after fleeing from homes in combat zones.

Conflict Development Faculty Refugees Research Science

Syrian Academics in Exile Try to Help Their Homeland

Gilgamesh Nabeel | 19 Dec 2021

A recent symposium heard from Syrian academics in exile and other scholars about the challenges of interdisciplinary work and promoting education back home.

Arts & Culture Conflict Human Rights Liberal Arts Literature & Translation Policy

Photo Exhibition Backs Palestinian Refugee Camp’s Quest for Unesco Status

Petra Ayar Jahchan | 17 Dec 2021

The photos support a group’s nomination of Dheisheh, a Palestinian refugee camp, as a World Heritage site. They also challenge Western ideas about Palestinian culture.

Conflict Protests Students

Student Violence on Palestinian Campuses Leaves 1 Dead and Many Questions

Amr EL-Tohamy | 13 Dec 2021

Student violence that recently flared at three Palestinian universities may be linked to political movements beyond the campuses.

Conflict Faculty Gender Refugees Research

Symposium Highlights Role of Syrian Academics in Post-Conflict Recovery

Gilgamesh Nabeel | 12 Dec 2021

Syrian academics in exile need support so they will be able to help rebuild their nation, speakers say at a conference organized by Cara, the Council for At-Risk Academics.

Academic Freedom Conflict Faculty Human Rights Politics Students Terrorism

‘Free to Think 2021’ Documents a Year of Attacks on Education

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 10 Dec 2021

The latest “Free to Think” report from Scholars at Risk documents 332 attacks on scholars, students, and academic institutions around the world.

Conflict Faculty Policy Protests Students

Sudan’s Universities to Reopen as Protests of Army Actions Continue

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 08 Dec 2021

Sudan’s universities are resuming work for students’ sake, but academics continue to protest the army’s role in government. At least five students have died in protests.

Conflict Health & Medicine Human Rights Refugees Research

Health Care in Gaza Suffers as Aid Cuts and Politics Take Toll

Gilgamesh Nabeel | 02 Dec 2021

Mona Jebril, a Cambridge scholar who lived in Gaza for 22 years, says aid cuts exacerbate political and economic threats to the territory’s health service.

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