Education and the Arab World: Challenges of the Next Millennium

Product DescriptionWith rapid technology advances and the arrival of the information age, education systems as well as labor markets have undergone tremendous changes. These changes affect not only curricula and teaching methodology but also the nature of skills and competencies required of graduates and new entrants to a changing workforce in the 21st century. This…

Arab Human Development Report 2009: Challenges to Human Security in the Arab Countries

Product DescriptionLike the first “Arab Human Development Report”, this fifth volume in the series undertakes a broad diagnostic of the state of development in Arab countries, this time through the lens of human security. Adopting a more differentiated approach to the particular contours of sub-regions, it shows that the concept of human security offers a…