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Gender

Development Employment Gender Vocational Education

Vocational Education: A Neglected Solution in Gaza

Mohammed Othman | 20 Jun 2017

Despite the opportunities that vocational education can provide to support Gaza’s deteriorating economy, many challenges still hinder it.

Conflict Data & Surveys Gender Inequality Research Social Sciences

Researchers Investigate How Trust Collapsed in Syria

Benjamin Plackett | 15 Jun 2017

Social scientists have traced the decline of the intricate social connections in Syrian society. They also recommend ways to restore them.

Conflict Gender Students

Cairo University Fights Sexual Harassment

Jacob Wirtschafter, Mina Nader | 05 Jun 2017

Professors have been fired and students disciplined under an anti-harassment policy that male and female students support.

Data & Surveys Gender Refugees Scholarships Students

Many Scholarships Don’t Meet Syrians’ Needs

Rasha Faek | 30 May 2017

Scholarship offerings for refugees are inadequate, both in quantity and quality, says a new British Council report.

Gender Refugees Students Teaching

In Yemeni Camp, a Principal Struggles to Keep Girls in School

Mohammed Ali Kalfood | 26 May 2017

A head teacher in Yemen’s biggest camp for internally displaced people is struggling to keep the doors open – and to prevent girls dropping out.

Admissions Curriculum Gender Students Study Abroad Teaching

You Can Combine Motherhood and Study

Ahlam Mustafa | 21 Apr 2017

A Ph.D. candidate and mother of two young children says reaching her academic goal has been difficult but it can be done.

Gender Health & Medicine Research

Research—Latest Weapon Against Female Genital Mutilation

Benjamin Plackett | 20 Apr 2017

Academics in the region are taking on FGM and providing much needed data to help combat the practice.

Academic Freedom Faculty Gender Teaching

Women and Islam: A Topic that Troubles

Ursula Lindsey | 10 Mar 2017

Hatoon al Fassi, a Saudi scholar, has provoked controversy in Qatar for arguing that the Koran, correctly interpreted, supports the empowerment of women.

Gender Inequality Science Technology & Online Learning

Can MOOCs Be Women’s Entryway into STEM?

Maha Bali, Patrice Torcivia Prusko | 07 Mar 2017

MOOCS could be a second (or first) chance for many women to enter STEM careers. But can the courses be designed to encourage that?

Faculty Gender

The Miscarriage Penalty

Jessica Winegar | 04 Jan 2017

The culture of silence surrounding miscarriage adds a further strain to the ability of female faculty members to succeed in academe, the writer says.




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