Deaths from AIDS are declining globally, but they are increasing in the Middle East and North Africa.
Students seeking advanced degrees say that tuition increases at public universities are pushing some of them to give up on their ambitions.
A scholar who studies the links between paternal involvement and children’s performance in school calls on policy makers to give fathers more support.
Thousands of students in Jordan graduate from disciplines not needed by the economy.
More women are studying law, and many choose a career in the judiciary. But social expectations may slow their advancement.
Freedom of speech is diminishing globally and Arab countries are leading this trend. But their citizens disagree as to whether fading freedom is a problem.
The crisis in education for refugee children is getting worse, not better, warns the U.N. refugee agency.
This researcher believes the Internet has expanded without any oversight and wants to correct that.
The sociologist Mehdi Alioua sees himself as an advocate and a mediator.