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Report Alleges Gross Misuse of Donor Funds for Refugee Education in Lebanon

Jana Dhaybi | 11 Jun 2020

A Beirut television station’s investigation accuses the government of inflating the number of refugee students in school and misusing millions of dollars paid by international donors.

Coronavirus Finances Students

Lebanon’s Double Crisis Crushes Both Students and Universities

Jana Dhaybi | 01 Jun 2020

In the wake of political turmoil, sharp currency devaluation, and economic hardship caused by the coronavirus pandemic, Lebanese students are having to quit their education. Universities are slashing budgets and employees just to survive.

Coronavirus Finances Research Students

Tunisia’s Covid-19 Research Effort Brings Together Many Sectors

Khaoula Sliti | 04 May 2020

Engineering and medical schools are collaborating to design ventilators, and government projects are attracting hundreds of researchers. Industry and investors are helping, too.

Arts & Culture Coronavirus Finances

Relief Organizations Help Artists Affected by Covid-19

Al-Fanar Media Reporting Team | 24 Apr 2020

Funding groups in the Arab world and elsewhere are offering assistance to artists and other creative workers who face difficulties because of the Covid-19 shutdowns.

Coronavirus Data & Surveys Finances Refugees Technology & Online Learning

Jordan’s Tight Covid-19 Lockdown Also Squeezes Vulnerable Populations

Ursula Lindsey | 14 Apr 2020

Strict restrictions on movement in the kingdom have kept the virus at bay, but refugees and poor Jordanians have difficulty meeting basic needs and accessing online education.

Arts & Culture Coronavirus Finances

Nonprofit Groups Shift Tactics to Help the Arts Survive the Coronavirus

Burton Bollag | 10 Apr 2020

With artistic productions shut down by the pandemic, cultural organizations are looking for ways to continue their missions and get support to unemployed artists.

Coronavirus Faculty Finances Policy Students Technology & Online Learning

Learning Remotely as the Only Resort: How is Lebanon Doing?

May Wazzan | 02 Apr 2020

As Lebanon launches what amounts to a national experiment in converting both school and university education to online learning, an advocate of online learning tries to assess progress.

Finances Politics Salaries Students

Many Master’s Degree Students in Gaza Are Forced to Drop Out

Asma' Jawabreh | 26 Mar 2020

The Gaza Strip’s economic crisis, worsened by political infighting and unpaid salaries, leaves many students unable to pay tuition. The Coronavirus pandemic will only make the situation worse.

Coronavirus Finances Health & Medicine Students

A Financial Crisis, Then Coronavirus. Lebanese Universities Could Still Thrive.

Hana Addam El-Ghali | 24 Mar 2020

Lebanese higher education is caught between two crises. A scholar looks at how that’s likely to affect universities and offers suggestions for how they can prepare.

Finances Refugees Scholarships

Lebanon’s Financial Crisis Takes a Toll on Refugee Students

Jana Dhaybi | 11 Mar 2020

Syrian refugee students in Lebanon face an even more precarious future than they have in the past as the country’s economic crisis eats away at scholarships and jobs.




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