The conference brought together educators, students, entrepreneurs and advocacy groups to discuss how to support young people in the Middle East and other areas.
Al-Fanar Media explores some of the major Arabic and non-Arabic online learning platforms that offer university-level courses at low cost or free.
A new report that was the combined effort of Cambridge University’s education faculty and exiled Syrian academics recommends outsiders engage more with Syrian academics and universities.
This article is an updated companion to our searchable database of internationally accredited higher-education institutions and programs in the Arab world and Turkey. The database has also been refreshed after in-depth research and accredited programs that train teachers and those that teach English have been added.
Although some scholarship programs for Syrians have ended, some are still expanding.
Participants in a Beirut workshop developed recommendations to improve the access of youth inside Syria to quality higher education.
The crisis in education for refugee children is getting worse, not better, warns the U.N. refugee agency.
Scholarship offerings for refugees are inadequate, both in quantity and quality, says a new British Council report.
A recent report focuses on the views of refugee students and their use of technology.
A survey found Arab young people believe religion plays too much of a role in society. But survey respondents said unemployment is driving some youth into the arms of the Islamic State.