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Inequality

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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.

Development Employment Inequality Students

Palestinian University Graduates Face Harsh Futures

Asma' Jawabreh | 02 Jun 2017

To a greater extent than in any other Arab country, those who graduate from universities in Palestine struggle in the job market.

Academic Freedom Conflict Human Rights Inequality Politics Religion

With the Pope in Egypt, Debate on Al-Azhar’s Role

Ursula Lindsey | 25 Apr 2017

In the wake of Coptic church bombings, educators are reflecting on what role universities, including Al-Azhar, the beacon of Sunni Islam, might have in teaching tolerance—or intolerance.

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?

Inequality Refugees Students Teaching

Informal Schools in Lebanon Reach Out to Syrian Families

Motiaa Hallak | 31 Jan 2017

A program for the children of Syrian refugees tries to fill an educational gap in the Beqaa’ Valley.

Disability Inequality

The Nascent Disabled-Rights Movement Steps Out in Egypt

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 12 Apr 2016

Egypt’s constitution guarantees the right to education. But aspiring university students with disabilities face significant challenges.

Human Rights Inequality Minorities

Kuwait’s Stateless Residents Struggle for Education

Aisha Elgayar | 24 Nov 2014

A government decision has barred many “Bedoon” children from the Gulf country’s classrooms.

Human Rights Inequality Language Students

Sub-Saharan Students in Morocco: Both Welcomed and Shunned

Aida Alami | 25 Jul 2013

The Moroccan government has created scholarships for students from central Africa but when the students arrive they are often shocked by the discrimination they run into on the street.




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