Abdulrazak Gurnah, the Tanzanian novelist who won this year’s Nobel Prize in Literature, has Arab roots and has championed Arab causes. Still, his work is little known in Arabic.
Fathiah Zakham has won international honors for her work to find faster, more accurate tools to fight drug-resistant strains of the disease.
Ardem Patapoutian, a co-winner of this year’s Nobel Prize in Medicine, was born in Lebanon. War shifted his studies and career to the U.S.
Qatar Foundation provided pre-university scholarships to nine members of the team who fled to Doha in August. They’re already busy building robots.
RebootKamp’s “durable skills accelerator program” has helped 400 Jordanian youth, most of them refugees, learn high-demand skills.
The United Nations initiative aims to make it easier for refugees to get their academic credentials recognized in host countries.
Networks of informal contacts and resources are helping refugee students in Lebanon and Jordan gain access to a university education.
As SPARK celebrates awarding its 10,000th scholarship, three former students share how the assistance they received helped them thrive.
Providing legal job opportunities for refugees helps them rebuild their lives and benefits host countries too, aid agencies say.