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Vote for edSeed to Help Fund a Student’s Education

How many children are refugees? According to 2016 UN Refugee Agency report, there are over 50 million children who are…
Cross-border

Philanthropy University: the Latest Nonprofit E-learning Initiative

In a non-traditional step in the NGO learning, NovoED and Stars Foundation collaborated to launch the Philanthropy University, an educational initiative…
Jordan

I Learn: An Initiative That Uses Education as a Platform for Change

It is well known that without education, children are not given the tools to improve their lives or their futures.…
Palestine

Programs Our Graduate Students Would Love to See in Palestine

A restricted job market and a limited educational infrastructure make up for a challenging panorama for Palestinian young graduates, who…
Palestine

4 Web Tools that Support Life Learning and Address Challenges in Palestine

Despite the fact that Palestine boasts one of the highest literacy rates in the Arab world, higher education remains a…
Cross-border

10 Breathtaking Museums in the Middle East

Over the last twenty years, museums across the Middle East have bloomed and expanded. There are many new museums spread…
Jordan

Learn About the Largest Virtual Education Event in the Middle East

Bayt.com, the Middle East’s leading job site based in Amman, is hosting the region’s largest virtual education event from June…
UAE

Bon Discovery Studios: Developing High School Students in the UAE

This August, Bon Discovery Studios is offering an exciting array of courses geared for high school students who want to improve…
Cross-border

Making Amends: A Student Initiative for Understanding the Middle East

American Middle East Network for Dialogue at Stanford (AMENDS) is yet another great idea born in a coffee shop. Khaled and Elliot,…
UAE

iSolarworkx: The C3 Way

Coach and Consult for a Cause, or better known as C3, is a social enterprise that encourages and nurtures social…
Egypt

Tahrir Academy Goes Beyond a Lesson to Transform Education

Changing the culture of memorizing instead of understanding: that’s the main challenge Tahrir Academy sets to tackle. Founded by a…
UAE

iSolarworkx: Making Learning About Science Fun and Interactive

iSolarWorkx is a MIT Entrepreneur Forum Pan – Arab Semi – Finalist from UAE and a finalist in the Al Bayt Mitwahid…
Egypt

How a Robot Design Competition Can Improve Education, Not Only in Egypt

We talk to Mohammed ElRaffie, founder of CORD and an Ashoka fellow who believes in inducing creativity through science education. His…
Jordan, Syria

National Geographic Photo Camp Mentors Syrian Refugees in Jerash to Voice their Stories

A group of Syrian refugee teenagers will have the chance to tell their stories through photography during the National Geographic Photo…
Egypt

Educate-me Is Not Only Transforming Education in Egypt But Also the Way We Change Reality

A grassroots organization that grew to become a movement, Educate-Me has been boosting education in Egypt’s underprivileged communities through a model that puts skills…
UAE

Arabic Books, Digitized and Free at the Middle East’s First Online Library

With a starting 200 Arabic books digitized, the Arabic Collections Online project brings Arab academic literature available across borders and online, for the first time. A…
Jordan

Looking For Opportunities Abroad? This New Jordanian App Has It All

Scholarships, internships and educational opportunities abroad are now available on smartphones thanks to for9a.com, a website and app freshly developed…
Palestine

Two Palestinian Children Are Crowned Math Geniuses

The INTELLIGENT Mental-Arithmetic Competition took place in Singapore this December, and out of 3,000 participants from more than 15 countries,…
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