War and economic deprivation threaten the mental well-being of Gaza’s two million people but there is a huge shortage of psychiatric help
Outdated curricula and a lack of practical training in medical schools leave many graduates ill-equipped to deal with emergencies.
Two Arab universities make conflict medicine part of basic medical education, using a curriculum devised by the surgeon Ghassan Abu-Sittah.
Covid-19 forced medical schools to shift much of their training to virtual platforms. That posed challenges for students and faculty.
Egyptian universities are increasingly interested in business incubators and in teaching entrepreneurship, but funding is a problem.
Games are well established as teaching tools, says a history professor in Qatar. Instead of resisting them, educators should be trying to develop better ones.
Decades of Israeli attacks on facilities and control over curricula have undermined access to education for all Palestinians, speakers at a recent webinar said.
A history professor at an American university in Qatar argues that Anglophone institutions should avoid a linguistic monoculture.
A Unesco education leader calls on Arab governments to seize the opportunity to invest more in innovative teaching and learning strategies.