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Employment Gender

Survey: Overcoming Young Arab Women’s Difficulties In Getting a First Job

Benjamin Plackett | 13 Dec 2015

A new report outlines possible solutions to difficulties young women in the region face when finding a first job.

Gender Students

An Algerian Student’s Search for a Decent Home

Rim Hayat Chaif | 17 Nov 2015

A student seeking a master’s degree got an unpleasant surprise when she showed up at her dormitory.

Gender Students

Survey Finds Frequent Sexual Harassment on Jordan’s Campuses

Saba Abu Farha | 22 Sep 2015

An informal poll of female students in Jordan suggests sexual harassment is a widespread problem.

Gender Libraries Research

A Renaissance Woman at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina

Benjamin Plackett | 02 Jul 2015

The head of cultural outreach at the modern-day library of Alexandria has worked with underground cables and overhead planetarium displays and broadened the library’s influence.

Curriculum Gender Profiles Research

A Conversation With Effat University President Haifa Jamal Al-Lail

Ahmad Sabri | 25 Jun 2015

Haifa Jamal Al-Lail spoke with Al-Fanar Media about the challenges Saudi universities face and the obstacles and opportunities for women in higher education.


In Bahrain, Men are Scarce in Universities

Islam Alzeny | 16 Jun 2015

As in many other Gulf countries, fewer men than women make it to university in Bahrain.


Is the Post-Graduation Picture for Arab Women Brightening?

David Wheeler | 02 Jun 2015

A conference snapshot of Arab women’s employment and entrepreneurship highlighted the positive.

Gender Internationalization

Helping Arab Women Ease Into U.S. Campuses

David Wheeler | 01 Jun 2015

International educators at a recent conference discussed ways to help Arab women become comfortable at U.S. universities.

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.

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