A recent study suggests a gene more prevalent in some ethnic groups increases the likelihood of potentially fatal complications of Covid-19.
The Between Women Filmmakers Caravan presents films made by women around the globe. It includes projects tailored to the Arab world.
Arab researchers are among those monitoring the effectiveness and safety of a new oral Covid-19 drug that could reduce hospitalisations and deaths by 50 percent.
The urgent shift to coronavirus studies had positive effects for Qatar’s medical research institutions, but at a cost to work in other areas.
International and Arab academics and leaders discussed the role of technology and the future of higher education in a rapidly changing post-pandemic world
Nathir Obeidat recently became president of a university struggling with debt, Covid-19 hurdles, and other hotspot issues.
Algeria has launched an ambitious plan to vaccinate nearly 30 million of its citizens,
by manufacturing the Chinese Sinovac vaccine locally.
Libya’s new assessment system gauges how well colleges can protect against Covid-19 before they are allowed to resume in-class teaching.
Many professors are returning to face-to-face classes this fall, which means wearing masks and observing other safety precautions. Two educators share some ideas for making this work.
Lebanese campuses are reopening after the Covid-19 closures, but fuel, electricity and Internet problems are still an obstacle for some.