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Data & Surveys

Data & Surveys Health & Medicine Research

An Arab Researcher Seeks Solutions to Urban Pollution

Benjamin Plackett | 24 May 2018

Even simple strategies, like getting older cars off the streets, could save lives, says a scientist who looks for “realistic” solutions.

Data & Surveys Health & Medicine Mental Health Research

Patterns of Disease Are Changing in the Arab World

Benjamin Plackett | 08 May 2018

Non-communicable diseases associated with lifestyle and environment are on the rise, but disease patterns vary greatly by income levels and, in some cases, gender.

Data & Surveys Employment Gender

In Education, Gulf Women Don’t Focus on Jobs

Edward Fox | 07 May 2018

Two studies found that women in Gulf countries are not focused on employment in their pursuit of academic degrees, but are optimistic about their futures.

Data & Surveys Publishing Social Sciences

Synaps Seeks to Be a Lab for Ideas in Beirut

Ursula Lindsey | 24 Apr 2018

The young organization mentors researchers and publishes articles that mix data, social science and analysis.

Data & Surveys Health & Medicine Research

AIDS Deaths Soar in the Arab Region

Benjamin Plackett | 10 Apr 2018

Deaths from AIDS are declining globally, but they are increasing in the Middle East and North Africa.

Data & Surveys Finances Students

Rising Fees Make Students Quit Master’s Degrees in Egypt

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 27 Mar 2018

Students seeking advanced degrees say that tuition increases at public universities are pushing some of them to give up on their ambitions.

Data & Surveys Gender Social Sciences Students

Fathers May Be Key to Improving Education in the Middle East

Natasha Ridge | 29 Jan 2018

A scholar who studies the links between paternal involvement and children’s performance in school calls on policy makers to give fathers more support.

Admissions Data & Surveys Employment

Jordan Data Suggests Universities Contribute to Unemployment

Ammar Faris | 22 Jan 2018

Thousands of students in Jordan graduate from disciplines not needed by the economy.

Data & Surveys Development Employment Gender

Women Make Gains as Judges in Tunisia

Ibtissem Jamel | 18 Jan 2018

More women are studying law, and many choose a career in the judiciary. But social expectations may slow their advancement.

Academic Freedom Data & Surveys Democracy

Report Shows Arab World’s Differing Opinions on Freedom of Expression

Benjamin Plackett | 08 Dec 2017

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.




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