SPARK, a development NGO, and UN Women are offering gender-specific training to help women entrepreneurs in countries set back by Covid-19.
Arab universities need to do more to support young researchers, and women in particular, argues the nanotechnologist Amal Amin.
Decades of Israeli attacks on facilities and control over curricula have undermined access to education for all Palestinians, speakers at a recent webinar said.
With his death in March, the Arab region lost a leading advocate for citizenship, political rights, gender equality and justice.
A researcher in Iraqi Kurdistan looks for the roots of attitudes that lead to discrimination and violence against women.
Kuwait’s universities will stop issuing certificates that falsely brand stateless students as foreigners or illegal residents—a move that will improve their opportunities.
The new service centers are part of a wider effort to promote equal access to higher education for students with disabilities.
In a region where gender studies programs are rare, a new center at the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani, is opening eyes—and minds.
The Iraqi landscape architect Jala Makhzoumi bridges academic research and practical support in the quest for a greener region.