As the need for Russian military aid to the Syrian government appears to wind down, Russia remains intertwined in Syrian higher education.
A Palestinian student and journalist describes the hard work, persistence and passion it took to reach an educational goal.
Syrian students who seek advanced degrees have difficulty applying to overseas programs. Inside the country, they question the quality of their education.
The “lost generation” may have become a cliché, but the reality is that when it comes to education many Syrian youth are still lost.
Although some scholarship programs for Syrians have ended, some are still expanding.
In many countries surrounding Syria, the needs of Syrian youth for financial help accessing higher education far outweigh the supply of funds available.
A project of the Mediterranean Universities Union is setting up support units at institutions in Lebanon, Jordan, and Iraq.
An organization based in Portugal that has been helping Syrian students continue their university studies now wants to accelerate those efforts.
Several Swiss universities have introduced ways for refugees to try attending their institutions to grow their perspectives and opportunities.
A new tool was developed to help ensure refugees’ academic and employment mobility.