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Gender

Data & Surveys Development Employment Gender

Women Make Gains as Judges in Tunisia

Ibtissem Jamel | 18 Jan 2018

More women are studying law, and many choose a career in the judiciary. But social expectations may slow their advancement.

Academic Freedom Gender Literature & Translation

‘Bad’ Arab Women: The Power of a Label

Ursula Lindsey | 02 Jan 2018

A new anthology looks at the stigma that attaches to women who challenge the status quo.

Employment Gender Vocational Education

Tunisian Women Break Employment Stereotypes

Ibtissem Jamel | 19 Dec 2017

In search of better jobs, Tunisian women have started to study vocational subjects traditionally taken only by men.

Gender Human Rights Refugees Schools

In a Refugee Camp, Classrooms Open Up to Somali Girls

Tonny Onyulo | 05 Dec 2017

Displaced from their homeland, the girls are taking advantage of an opportunity to break with tradition and go to school.

Academic Freedom Conflict Gender

Tariq Ramadan and the ‘Muslim Exception’

Ursula Lindsey | 29 Nov 2017

The political frenzy over accusations of rape against a prominent Islamic scholar obscures the need for more women to feel free to speak out against abuse.

Conflict Development Gender Human Rights

A Team Effort to Combat Domestic Violence

Edward Fox | 28 Nov 2017

In Lebanon, a university and a police force collaborate on a training program to improve the police response to domestic violence.

Critical Thinking Gender Literature & Translation

Sex, Lies and Scholarship

Ursula Lindsey | 18 Oct 2017

A journalist who interviewed Moroccan women and scholars of sexuality found a widening gap between private sexual practices and public attitudes.

Employment Gender Journalism Students

Being Barred From Studying Photojournalism Because of My Gender Didn’t Stop Me

Eman Mohammed | 28 Aug 2017

A Palestinian student was barred from studying photojournalism due to her gender. Still, she did not stop to pursue her dream.

Academic Freedom Gender Politics Religion

Some Gains, Many Sacrifices: Women’s Rights in Tunisia

Ursula Lindsey | 10 Jul 2017

Since the country’s independence, the position of women has been a point of both pride and controversy.

Conservation Gender Research Science

Moroccan Researcher Follows Impact of Climate Change

Khalid Aitnasser | 29 Jun 2017

Two years after joining NASA’s Atmospheric Sciences Lab, Kholoud Kahime continues her research on climate change and its impact on Morocco’s economy and society.




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