Men can also be victims of honour-based violence and more needs to be done to help protect them.
Female teachers can act as role models who enhance girls’ motivation and learning outcomes.
The world cheered the defeat of IS in the Middle East, but the insurgency is far from over.
Identifying three types of schools that are prone to radical values.
The Venezuelan opposition is asking people not to vote in the country's May 20 election, which they call a 'farce.' President Maduro regime has jailed or blacklisted most of his competitors.
As Venezuela's May 20 election approaches, scholars and students at the country's autonomous universities continue the fight for knowledge and freedom.
Maps can be an invaluable tool in a natural disaster or humanitarian crisis. A pilot project trained Syrian refugees at a Jordan camp to create their own.
A recent skirmish between Iran and Israel put the spotlight back on one of the most sensitive territories in the world.
South Africa's relations with the US could sour under President Trump.
Many scholars argue that attracting migrants is essential to economic competitiveness in a globalising world.
After 61 years, Malaysia has finally seen the opposition take control. What now?
At first, the 2010s seemed full of hope for democracy. The picture today is rather more complicated.
City authorities can take straightforward measures to help refugees settle into cities – and help existing residents at the same time.
The death of Mozambican opposition leader Alfonso Dhlakama could affect the progress made to end hostilities in the country.
Timor-Leste's vibrant democracy is seen as a bright light in a troubled region, but political instability could threaten the progress it has made.
Reformists are calling for the emancipation of religion from a state that's seen to exploit Islam for purposes of political power. This remains the most formidable challenge to Iran’s ruling clergy.
Questions are being raised about the Kenyatta and Odinga relationship.
Rather than closing a loophole in a Canada-U.S. agreement that allows Canadian officials to turn back asylum-seekers from the U.S. at the border, the deal should be abolished outright.
Trump's announcement confirms he is no longer listening to moderate voices in his administration when it comes to dealings with Tehran
Mandela’s reconciliation message may have partly reflected his view of the world. But it was also a product of his party, the ANC.