Programs offer practical information, like how to navigate bureaucracy, but also give refugees a place to share experiences and connect with others.
Using case studies from around the world, a new book highlights the contributions of higher education to post-conflict recovery efforts.
A researcher finds that more professors are teaching Arabic literature in translation, in courses sprinkled around the world. The next step, she says, is for the teachers to learn from each other.
A new project is building an open archive of research projects in the Arab region, to make that knowledge more available to the public.
The young organization mentors researchers and publishes articles that mix data, social science and analysis.
A project that publishes the true stories of ordinary Syrians in a time of displacement and civil war creates a people’s history.
A medical school in Beirut offers an elective that explores the ancient language’s connection to modern Lebanon.
Activists have published nearly a thousand hours of unedited footage of the Egyptian uprising on a new website.
A sampling of literary and scholarly works from across the region that we have enjoyed over the past year.