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Development

Arab Spring Critical Thinking Development Politics

A Tribute to Samir Amin, Egyptian Economist

Georges Fahmi | 27 Sep 2018

The intellectual who died in August shaped some of the intellectual debate about why so-called developing countries do not make economic progress.

Arts & Culture Development Gender Publishing

Arabic Podcasts Find a Growing Audience

Ursula Lindsey | 25 Sep 2018

Networks in Jordan and Saudi Arabia offer listeners programs that give voice to diverse views, discuss sensitive topics, or just go where the conversation flows.

Curriculum Development Refugees

Refugees Are Focus of New Academic Programs in Jordan

Ammar Faris | 27 Aug 2018

In a kingdom straining to serve large numbers of displaced people, some universities are offering advanced degrees on the issue.

Development Schools Social Sciences Teaching

How Teachers Can Use Anthropology in Classrooms

Afaf A. Khoshman | 13 Aug 2018

Teachers can stimulate learning by recognizing and giving voice to the variety of social backgrounds among their students.

Development Politics Students

The Idea of a Palestinian University

Sam Bahour | 02 Aug 2018

A plan for a university for Palestinians inside and outside their homeland goes back a long way, and it’s still an idea worth pursuing.

Data & Surveys Development Employment Finances Gender

3 Ways Philanthropy Could Help Saudi Youth

Elizabeth R. Bruce | 31 Jul 2018

A survey of Saudi youth can help to inform how philanthropies working in the kingdom could help steer youth from their university lives to productive employment.

Arts & Culture Development Politics Publishing

Arab Magazines: A Neglected History Resurfaces

Ursula Lindsey | 24 Jul 2018

An exhibition in Rabat showcases publications whose mission was to gather and share the best thinking of its time, despite enormous challenges

Development Gender Policy

Crown Prince Pushes Change in Saudi Higher Education

Aisha Elgayar, Edward Fox | 19 Jul 2018

Mohammad bin Salman wants universities in the Kingdom to focus on the needs of the private sector, in a break with the free-handed policy of the previous Saudi king.

Development Policy Politics

Think Tank Pioneers Evidence-Based Policy in Sudan

Alaa Shibeika | 29 Jun 2018

The new organization seeks to invigorate more thoughtful public policy in the Republic of Sudan and to train a new generation of development specialists.

Development Internationalization Research Science

The Quest to Build the Arab Region’s First Atomic Clock

Benjamin Plackett | 15 Jun 2018

A Tunisian researcher wants to be the first in his continent to measure time with atomic precision.




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