A Beirut social enterprise gives young designers mentoring, marketing, media and a prime downtown storefront.
Vocational education’s goal of giving young people practical skills that would make them desirable to employers isn’t working out in Egypt.
A Palestinian student was barred from studying photojournalism due to her gender. Still, she did not stop to pursue her dream.
Constantly changing government decisions have discouraged students from pursuing vocational and technical professions.
Despite the opportunities that vocational education can provide to support Gaza’s deteriorating economy, many challenges still hinder it.
Arab students can learn new skills working as volunteers on social projects in other countries.
To a greater extent than in any other Arab country, those who graduate from universities in Palestine struggle in the job market.
Recent Moroccan vocational education efforts include an emphasis on close partnerships with industry and emphasis on soft skills, such as communication.
Thomas Jefferson Scholarships to U.S. colleges increase the employment rate and volunteerism rate among participating Tunisian students.
Graduate unemployment rates are rising, but some say the problem isn’t foreign labor.