Government neglect of infrastructure has led to a water crisis in Basra and southern Iraq, says a new study by the London School of Economics’ Middle East Centre.
RebootKamp’s “durable skills accelerator program” has helped 400 Jordanian youth, most of them refugees, learn high-demand skills.
As climate change and coastal development contribute to a decline in fisheries, researchers at Qatar University seek to mitigate the damage.
The new Innovators Support Fund offers financial and practical assistance to talented young people with ideas for inventions and innovations.
The fire at a hospital in Nasiriyah, Iraq, highlighted inadequate and unsafe conditions in Iraq’s medical training system.
The authors examine ideas about artificial intelligence that are prevalent in the Arab world and seek to bring them into the wider debate.
The Covid-19 pandemic has spurred renewed interest in public health and epidemiological research, especially on coronaviruses.
Arab universities need to do more to support young researchers, and women in particular, argues the nanotechnologist Amal Amin.
Organizers of an initiative that brought aspiring young entrepreneurs together with business leaders in the UAE say they intend to refine the project to help lower the very high levels of youth unemployment in the Arab region.