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Gender

Gender Illiteracy

A Yemeni Herdswoman is an Education Leader

Samar Qaed | 22 May 2015

In a village in southern Yemen, girls are mostly left out of schools. But one girl who managed to get some education now inspires others.

Gender Human Rights Students

Economic Hardship Drives Child Marriage

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 18 May 2015

In Egypt, child brides and grooms explain why they married before the legal age.

Gender Human Rights Religion Students

Child Brides in Egypt Are Blocked from Education

Sarah Lynch | 18 May 2015

Researchers are delving into the causes of child marriage and trying to learn how to prevent it.

Employment Gender

Tunisian and Jordanian Women: Common on Campus, Rare in the Workplace

Aya Alayan, Ibtissem Jamel | 05 May 2015

In Tunisia and Jordan, women find it easy to enter university gates, but hard to get past office doors.

Conflict Gender Human Rights Schools

21 Million Arab Children Not in School or At Risk

Rania Tarek | 01 May 2015

A new report finds a high proportion of Arab children and adolescents are either not in school or at risk of dropping out.

Curriculum Gender

Glass Doors: “Womenomics” in Jordan’s School Books

Mayyada Abu Jaber | 17 Apr 2015

The writer researches the direct and hidden gender biases in school textbooks, and the negative messages they convey about women’s economic participation.

Curriculum Gender Students

In Rural Lebanon, Few Higher Education Choices for Girls

Souhaib Ayoub | 16 Apr 2015

The concentration of Lebanese universities in cities means many young women cannot attend, and forces them to join village Islamic institutes.

Employment Gender

Physical Education: an Opportunity for Women?

Sara Mohammed Ibrahim | 13 Apr 2015

With sports growing more popular among young people, the Physical Training College for Girls, in Egypt, helps some women find jobs.

Gender Research

Early Efforts Seek to Solve the Gulf Gender Gap

Eman Kamel, Sarah Lynch | 16 Mar 2015

A new strategy will encourage young Qatari men to enroll in universities, but more is needed to combat the problem regionally.

Administration Employment Finances Gender Quality Control Teaching

Are Private Universities Worth the Money?

Rasha Faek, Sarah Lynch | 23 Jan 2015

Families across the Arab region debate where to send their sons and daughters—public university or private one? There is no easy answer.




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