Melbourne university researcher looks at how statelessness has affected Syria\'s Kurds
A researcher from Melbourne University is looking at how statelessness is affecting the Kurds of Syria, incorporating the discriminatory census which took place during the 1960s and the more recent ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 30 Jun 2020 20:24:00 GMT
Abu Dhabi students volunteer to help displaced children continue their learning
When ERC pointed out the need to help these children fill up gaps in their education, we were happy to assist,? said Raeda Faisal, an Arabic teacher at the school. Since November, 35 students ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 11 Jul 2020 02:01:29 GMT
For newcomers to Canada, social isolation amplified during COVID-19 pandemic
For recent immigrants, social isolation is a challenge tied to the obstacles of arriving in a new country with few connections and often limited language skills.
Publ.Date : Mon, 06 Jul 2020 03:03:00 GMT
ESL students losing ground during pandemic, educators fear
"First we eat something, then we read books and then we go outside and play."That's how five-year-old Halal Alodih describes a typical day at Ottawa's Carson Grove Elementary School.But months away fr ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 08 Jul 2020 17:16:00 GMT
Migrant teens need school. Around the world, they face pressure not to go.
There are more than seven million school-age migrants who have been legally recognized as refugees under the United Nations? refugee agency (UNHCR) mandate, and hundreds of thousands of others whose ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 02 Jul 2020 12:11:00 GMT
A history of hardships
The American University of Beirut, the region?s oldest and most prestigious foreign institution of higher learning, is facing three existential challenges: the collapse of Lebanon?s economy, ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 02 Jul 2020 04:51:00 GMT
Amidst police reforms, WFAA finds innocent citizens not fully compensated for damage caused by cops
WFAA has focused on several cases where police have claimed immunity and won when asked to pay for damages caused during standoffs and raids.
Publ.Date : Mon, 29 Jun 2020 01:25:00 GMT
Iraq Annual Country Report 2019: Country Strategic Plan 2018 - 2019 [EN/AR/KU]
English Evaluation and Lessons Learned on Iraq about Agriculture, Food and Nutrition, Children, IDPs and more; published on 20 Apr 2020 by WFP ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 02 Jul 2020 10:36:00 GMT
A Quiet Economic Calendar Leaves COVID-19 to Test the Risk Appetite
A lack of economic data will leave the markets in the hands of COVID-19 updates and any chatter from China or the ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 08 Jul 2020 00:37:00 GMT
How New York musician Faraj Abyad is trying to revive classical Arabic music around the world
In 2003, when he was 14, Faraj Abyad was introduced to the music of Egyptian singer Mohammed Abdel Wahab. Thanks to Abdel Wahab?s soulful baritone, his moving oud improvisations and unique ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 30 Jun 2020 04:49:00 GMT