Palestinian academics say new limits set by Israel seek to isolate their universities from the world and curtail their educational impact.
Education and business leaders meet in Dubai and discuss ways to promote innovation through education to meet the region’s needs.
University rankings are more popular than ever, despite some criticism of their merit. Here’s a look at how some of the major ones work.
Abbas Halabi, Lebanon’s education minister, is calling for urgent action to save the education system. Students have already suffered serious setbacks, he says.
Students choosing a career and workers seeking to retrain could find guidance in recent reports about the job skills most in demand in a fast-changing labour market.
The Iraqi Women Academics Network helps female scholars in Iraq and abroad deal with challenges they face due to gender and politics.
The photos support a group’s nomination of Dheisheh, a Palestinian refugee camp, as a World Heritage site. They also challenge Western ideas about Palestinian culture.
Sudan’s universities are resuming work for students’ sake, but academics continue to protest the army’s role in government. At least five students have died in protests.
Lebanon’s multiple crises have taken an invisible and immeasurable toll on education, researchers and professors say.