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Egypt Studies Code of Ethics to Combat Harassment of Women in Universities

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 23 Nov 2021

Following tougher laws to stamp out gender-based violence, the Ministry of Higher Education mulls a code to make women feel more secure on campuses.

Arts & Culture Coronavirus Gender Liberal Arts

‘Between Women Filmmakers’: International Event Reaches Out to Arabs

Mona Abu Al-Nasr | 17 Nov 2021

The Between Women Filmmakers Caravan presents films made by women around the globe. It includes projects tailored to the Arab world.

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Aree Abdulqader Strives to Take Duhok Polytechnic University ‘to a Global Level’

Gilgamesh Nabeel | 28 Oct 2021

Building the staff, supporting refugees, and improving graduates’ employment rates are priorities for Aree Abdulqader, the first female university president in Duhok.

Arts & Culture Critical Thinking Finances Gender Liberal Arts

Hana Al-Omair Leads the New Saudi Cinema Association

Amr EL-Tohamy | 26 Oct 2021

Funding is the biggest challenge for the Saudi movie industry, says the chairwoman of the new Saudi Cinema Association.

Arts & Culture Gender Human Rights Inequality Students

Egyptian Students’ Film Spotlights Social Action Against Harassment

Mona Abu Al-Nasr | 01 Sep 2021

The documentary, by three female students, was inspired by an Instagram campaign last year that encouraged women to speak out about harassment.

Arts & Culture Gender Liberal Arts Literature & Translation

Arab Women Comedians Get a Boost at the Edinburgh Fringe

Petra Ayar Jahchan | 27 Aug 2021

For two Arab women comedians, challenging stereotypes is part of the act—and just being onstage is breaking one barrier.

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In ‘Embargo,’ a Modern-Day Scheherazade Dares to Speak About Harassment

Mona Abu Al-Nasr | 20 Aug 2021

Haitham Dabbour’s novel “Embargo” juxtaposes the traditional Scheherazade with a contemporary careerwoman who publicly accuses her boss of harassment.

Arts & Culture Gender Liberal Arts Literature & Translation

Arab British Centre Expands Its Reach With Online Events

Petra Ayar Jahchan | 30 Jul 2021

Changes forced on the London-based center by Covid-19 were a challenge, but reaching a wider audience online represents a net gain, its chairman says.

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Gender-Specific Training Helps Women Entrepreneurs in Vulnerable Economies

Sarah Page, Zafer Simsek | 20 Jun 2021

SPARK, a development NGO, and UN Women are offering gender-specific training to help women entrepreneurs in countries set back by Covid-19.

Gender Inequality Research Science

Arab Universities Are Stifling Research and Failing Society, a Scientist Says

Amal Amin | 11 Jun 2021

Arab universities need to do more to support young researchers, and women in particular, argues the nanotechnologist Amal Amin.




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