A historical and cultural entity dispersed across a wide geographical area under the administrative, intellectual, social, and cultural domination of the Arab empire. The Arab world, under the impetus of Islam, by the eighth century A.D., extended from Arabia in the Middle East to all of northern Africa, southern Spain, Sardinia, and Sicily. Close contact was maintained with Greek and Jewish culture. While the principal service of the Arabs to medicine was the preservation of Greek culture, the Arabs themselves were the originators of algebra, chemistry, geology, and many of the refinements of civilization. (From A. Castiglioni, A History of Medicine, 2d ed, p260; from F. H. Garrison, An Introduction to the History of Medicine, 4th ed, p126)
Members of a Semitic people inhabiting the Arabian peninsula or other countries of the Middle East and North Africa. The term may be used with reference to ancient, medieval, or modern ethnic or cultural groups. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
The region of southwest Asia and northeastern Africa usually considered as extending from Libya on the west to Afghanistan on the east. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988)
A federation of seven states on the southeast portion of the Arabian peninsula: Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, Ras al-Khaimah, Sharjah and Umm al-Qaiwain. In 1820 a treaty of peace was concluded between Great Britain and native rulers. During the 19th century the rulers agreed to suppression of the slave trade and restriction of foreign relations to Great Britain. The Trucial Council was established in 1952 and defense treaties with Great Britain terminated. In 1971 an independent six-member federation was formed, with Ras al-Khaimah joining the federation in 1972. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p1250)
Works containing information articles on subjects in every field of knowledge, usually arranged in alphabetical order, or a similar work limited to a special field or subject. (From The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)
Congenital malformation characterized by MICROGNATHIA or RETROGNATHIA; GLOSSOPTOSIS and CLEFT PALATE. The mandibular abnormalities often result in difficulties in sucking and swallowing. The syndrome may be isolated or associated with other syndromes (e.g., ANDERSEN SYNDROME; CAMPOMELIC DYSPLASIA). Developmental mis-expression of SOX9 TRANSCRIPTION FACTOR gene on chromosome 17q and its surrounding region is associated with the syndrome.
A game whose object is to sink a ball into each of 9 or 18 successive holes on a golf course using as few strokes as possible.
Any process by which toxicity, metabolism, absorption, elimination, preferred route of administration, safe dosage range, etc., for a drug or group of drugs is determined through clinical assessment in humans or veterinary animals.
A malignant neoplasm derived from cells that are capable of forming melanin, which may occur in the skin of any part of the body, in the eye, or, rarely, in the mucous membranes of the genitalia, anus, oral cavity, or other sites. It occurs mostly in adults and may originate de novo or from a pigmented nevus or malignant lentigo. Melanomas frequently metastasize widely, and the regional lymph nodes, liver, lungs, and brain are likely to be involved. The incidence of malignant skin melanomas is rising rapidly in all parts of the world. (Stedman, 25th ed; from Rook et al., Textbook of Dermatology, 4th ed, p2445)
Surgical removal of the thyroid gland. (Dorland, 28th ed)
An agency of the NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH concerned with overall planning, promoting, and administering programs pertaining to advancement of medical and related sciences. Major activities of this institute include the collection, dissemination, and exchange of information important to the progress of medicine and health, research in medical informatics and support for medical library development.
A genus in the family CALICIVIRIDAE, associated with epidemic GASTROENTERITIS in humans. The type species, NORWALK VIRUS, contains multiple strains.
Virus diseases caused by CALICIVIRIDAE. They include HEPATITIS E; VESICULAR EXANTHEMA OF SWINE; acute respiratory infections in felines, rabbit hemorrhagic disease, and some cases of gastroenteritis in humans.
INFLAMMATION of any segment of the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT from ESOPHAGUS to RECTUM. Causes of gastroenteritis are many including genetic, infection, HYPERSENSITIVITY, drug effects, and CANCER.
Sudden increase in the incidence of a disease. The concept includes EPIDEMICS and PANDEMICS.
The organization, management, and assumption of risks of a business or enterprise, usually implying an element of change or challenge and a new opportunity.
Examination of the mouth and teeth toward the identification and diagnosis of intraoral disease or manifestation of non-oral conditions.
A dental specialty concerned with the histology, physiology, and pathology of the tissues that support, attach, and surround the teeth, and of the treatment and prevention of disease affecting these tissues.
For-profit enterprise with relatively few to moderate number of employees and low to moderate volume of sales.

Caesarean section rates in the Arab region: a cross-national study. (1/10)

This study had a dual purpose of estimating population- and hospital-based caesarean section rates in 18 Arab countries and examining the association between these rates and important indicators of socioeconomic development. Data on caesarean section were based on the most recent population-based surveys undertaken in each country. Descriptive statistics and bivariate correlation coefficients were used for the analysis. Specifically, Spearman's rank correlation coefficients were used to analyze the associations between caesarean section rates and important population parameters. Results revealed that four Arab countries had population-based caesarean rates below 5%, while only three countries had rates above 15%. The remaining 11 countries had caesarean rates ranging between 5-15%. Higher hospital-based rates were reported for all countries. Differences in caesarean section rates between private and public hospitals were also noted. Highly significant associations were observed between population caesarean rates and female literacy, percentage urban, infant mortality rate, and the proportion of physicians per 100 000 people. The "caesarean section epidemic" observed in countries of Latin America is not yet evident in the 18 Arab countries examined. Rather, emphasis should be on improving access to appropriate obstetrical interventions in case of complications in a number of countries where rates were well below 5%.  (+info)

Arabic sign language: a perspective. (2/10)

Sign language in the Arab World has been recently recognized and documented. Many efforts have been made to establish the sign language used in individual countries, including Jordan, Egypt, Libya, and the Gulf States, by trying to standardize the language and spread it among members of the Deaf community and those concerned. Such efforts produced many sign languages, almost as many as Arabic-speaking countries, yet with the same sign alphabets. This article gives a tentative account of some sign languages in Arabic through reference to their possible evolution, which is believed to be affected by the diglossic situation in Arabic, and by comparing some aspects of certain sign languages (Jordanian, Palestinian, Egyptian, Kuwaiti, and Libyan) for which issues such as primes, configuration, and movement in addition to other linguistic features are discussed. A contrastive account that depicts the principal differences among Arabic sign languages in general and the spoken language is given.  (+info)

Internet-based search of randomised trials relevant to mental health originating in the Arab world. (3/10)

BACKGROUND: The internet is becoming a widely used source of accessing medical research through various on-line databases. This instant access to information is of benefit to busy clinicians and service users around the world. The population of the Arab World is comparable to that of the United States, yet it is widely believed to have a greatly contrasting output of randomised controlled trials related to mental health. This study was designed to investigate the existence of such research in the Arab World and also to investigate the availability of this research on-line. METHODS: Survey of findings from three internet-based potential sources of randomised trials originating from the Arab world and relevant to mental health care. RESULTS: A manual search of an Arabic online current contents service identified 3 studies, MEDLINE, EMBASE, and PsycINFO searches identified only 1 study, and a manual search of a specifically indexed, study-based mental health database, PsiTri, revealed 27 trials. CONCLUSION: There genuinely seem to be few trials from the Arab world and accessing these on-line was problematic. Replication of some studies that guide psychiatric/psychological practice in the Arab world would seem prudent.  (+info)

Health indicators and human development in the Arab region. (4/10)

BACKGROUND: The present paper deals with the relationship between health indicators and human development in the Arab region. Beyond descriptive analysis showing geographic similarities and disparities inter countries, the main purpose is to point out health deficiencies and to propose pragmatic strategies susceptible to improve health conditions and consequently enhance human development in the Arab world. METHODS: Data analysis using Principal Components Analysis is used to compare the achievements of the Arab countries in terms of direct and indirect health indicators. The variables (indicators) are seen to be well represented on the circle of correlation, allowing for interesting interpretation and analysis. The 19 countries are projected on the first and second plane respectively. RESULTS: The results given by the present analysis give a good panorama of the Arab countries with their geographic similarities and disparities. The high correlation between health indicators and human development is well illustrated and consequently, countries are classified by groups having similar human development. The analysis shows clearly how health deficits are impeding human development in the majority of Arab countries and allows us to formulate suggestions to improve health conditions and enhance human development in the Arab World. DISCUSSION: The discussion is based on the link between different direct and indirect health indicators and the relationship between these indicators and human development index. Without including the GDP indicator, our analysis has shown that the 19 Arab countries may be classified, independently of their geographic proximity, in three different groups according to their global human development level (Low, Medium and High). Consequently, while identifying health deficiencies in each group, the focus was made on the countries presenting a high potential of improvement in health indicators. In particular, maternal mortality and infant mortality which are really challenging health authorities of the first and third group were critically discussed. CONCLUSION: The Arab countries have made substantial economic and social progress during the last decades by improving life expectancy and reducing maternal and infant mortality. However, considering its natural wealth and human resources, the Arab region has accomplished less than expected in terms of human development. Huge social inequalities and health inequities exist inter and intra Arab countries. In most Arab countries, a large percentage of populations, especially in rural areas, are deprived of access to health facilities. Consequently, many women still die during pregnancy and labour, yielding unacceptable levels of maternal and infant mortality. However, the problem is seen to be more complex, going beyond geography and technical accessibility to health care, it compasses, among others, levels of literacy, low social and economic status of women, qualification of health staff, general behaviour and interactions between patients and medical personnel (including corruption).  (+info)

Hospital-based caesarean section in the Arab region: an overview. (5/10)

This article provides an overview of hospital-based rates of caesarean delivery in 18 Arab countries and the association between these rates and selected demographic and socioeconomic characteristics. Data on caesarean section were based on 2 of the most recent national hospital-based surveys in each country and on published studies based on hospital samples. High levels of caesarean delivery were found in Egypt (26% in 2003), followed by Sudan (20% in 1993). Six countries and the West Bank area of Palestine had rates >15% and 11 countries and Gaza had rates between 5% and 15%. The findings indicate an increasing trend of caesarean section delivery in the region. Policies aiming at reducing surgical deliveries should seek to identify and address these risk factors.  (+info)

Case notes and clinicians: Galen's "Commentary" on the Hippocratic "Epidemics" in the Arabic tradition. (6/10)


Stem cell course in the Middle East: science diplomacy and international collaborations during the Arab spring. (7/10)


Ketamine and midazolam sedation for pediatric gastrointestinal endoscopy in the Arab world. (8/10)


Gross enrolment ratio, upper secondary, gender parity index (GPI) in Arab World was reported at 0.97301 GPI in 2018, according to the World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognized sources. Arab World - Gross enrolment ratio, upper secondary, gender parity index - actual values, historical data, forecasts and projections were sourced from the |a href=https://data.worldbank.org/ target=blank>World Bank|/a> on July of 2020.
Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online. Easily share your publications and get them in front of Issuus millions of monthly readers. Title: The lack of proper distribution of energy subsidies endangers the arab world, Author: IJTEEE, Name: The lack of proper distribution of energy subsidies endangers the arab world, Length: 11 pages, Page: 1, Published: 2013-12-28
This set of eleven essays addresses the tightening water resource problems of the Arab regions twenty countries. The authors discuss themes of water conflict and provide detailed looks at four sub-areas: the Maghreb, the Nile countries, the Arabian Peninsula, and the Mashrek. This century has seen a technological drive to enlarge traditional surface and groundwater supplies and to expand irrigated farming for rapidly growing and progressively more prosperous populations. But now the region is facing absolute limits on its fresh water. Water in the Arab World focuses on todays need to move toward rationalized new patterns of using water within the national economies, a transition often described as moving from supply to demand management. The change calls for intensified national legislative and planning efforts concerning water, with serious consideration of desalination and conservation, as well as of pricing and market approaches to the allocation of a very constrained supply. ...
Amid the din of chanting crowds on the Arab worlds streets, difficult questions have emerged about future leadership, and finding solutions to the social and economic problems that ignited the protests. Those hoping for a quick resolution to the unrest need to understand that the leadership dilemmas now confronting the region are serious, Wharton management professor Peter Cappelli tells Arabic [email protected] In addition, some scholars suggest analyzing the regional unrest yields a number of potential leadership lessons, including the need to identify and deal with unrest brewing within your organization.
As a democratic revolution led by tech-empowered young people sweeps the Arab world, Wadah Khanfar, the head of Al Jazeera, shares a profoundly optimistic view of whats happening in Egypt, Tunisia, Libya and beyond - at this powerful moment when people realized they could step out of their houses and ask for change.. I am here to tell you that the future that we were dreaming for [in the Middle East] has eventually arrived, Khanfar told the audience at the Technology Entertainment and Design conference (TED), speaking about the recent popular uprisings that have toppled long-standing governments.. A new generation, well-educated, connected, inspired by universal values and a global understanding has created a new reality for us, he said.. ...
Angelina Jolie has undergone a double mastectomy to reduce her chances of getting breast cancer. Dr. Samia Al-Amoudi became one of the first Saudi women to go public about her breast cancer, and has been trying to reduce the stigma across the Arab world.
With just days to go before the kick-off of the 2010 FIFA World Cup, South Africa 2010 fever is beginning to bite around the globe, no place more so than the Arab world.
Heart disease and stroke have replaced infectious disease as the top causes of early death in the Arab world, tracking the West in a trend towards lifestyle disorders, The Lancet reported Monday. An international consortium of scientists compared the… ...
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Dubai ruler says political discourse in the Arab world is a waste of time, urging politicians to let their achievements speak for themselves
This article evaluates Arab public opinion with the Arab Opinion Index by the Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies (ACRPS) in Doha, Qatar. The Index covers 12 Arab countries with 85 percent of the population of the entire Arab world. The data was weighted by UNDP population figures in order to arrive at conclusions about the totality of opinions in the Arab states. There is indeed overwhelming support for democracy and change in the region, but, at the same time, the data imply real basic weaknesses of civil society support for the structures of democracy.. Ever since the revolutions in Tunisia, Egypt, and Libya in 2011, the question has arisen as to how big the real support for democracy in the Arab world is. Recent events in Egypt have led many observers to think that instead of an Arab Spring, one should rather talk about an Arab Winter.[1] Thousands of reports and opinion pieces in the worlds media and scholarly articles have been published on the issue, but hard facts on mass ...
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A: The central argument of this book is that to understand the Arab Spring you need to understand how media use has changed in recent years.. It has been 15 years since the last wave of democratization. Between 1989 and 1995, many remnants of the Soviet Union and failed authoritarian regimes in other parts of the world turned themselves into variously functional electoral democracies. But as a region, North Africa and the Middle East were noticeably devoid of popular democracy movements - until the early months of 2011.. Democratization movements had existed long before technologies such as mobile phones and the Internet came to these countries. But with these technologies, people sharing an interest in democracy built extensive networks, created social capital and organized political action.. Whether or not this Arab Spring leads to long-term entrenchment of democratic institutions and cultures in the Arab state-system is a question mark, but one which requires a critical examination of the ...
Monday 28 January 2019 (RBB News) - Sudans President Omar al-Bashir has said there are efforts to destabilize his country through an attempt to replicate the so-called Arab Spring.. He was speaking in Egypts capital Cairo after meeting his counterpart Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.. It is his second foreign trip since protests began in December.. The protests started over cuts to bread and fuel subsidies but have since morphed into anger at Mr Bashirs 30-year rule.. Protesters have been heard shouting: The people want the fall of the regime.. The slogan is adopted from the Arab Spring - a wave of protests which started in 2010 and spread across the Middle East and North Africa and led to civil wars.. Eighteen days of protests forced Egypts long-time leader Hosni Mubarak to resign in February 2011.. But any attempts to protest in Sudan at the time of the Arab uprisings were crushed, Reuters reported.. In his speech, President Bashir acknowledged there were problems in the country but said they were ...
Read High Food Prices an Unlikely Cause for the Start of the Arab Spring by Richard Cincotta, posted on the New Security Beat, April 2014.. Just months after popular uprisings toppled Tunisia and Egypts authoritarian regimes, a trio of complex-system researchers published a brief article linking these demonstrations with high levels of the UN Food and Agriculture Organizations international Food Price Index. Marco Lagi, Karla Bertrand, and Yaneer Bar-Yams model, which predicts outbreaks of deadly social conflict when the index tops 210, has since become a popular explanation wielded by many for bouts of popular unrest, including the Arab Spring and overthrow of Ukraines government. But were food prices really an underlying hidden cause for the start of a wave of instability that is still being felt today?. Not everyone is convinced, least of all, international food policy analysts.. Read the rest of the essay here …. ...
Long-held beliefs about allies and potential enemies have been upset as the Obama administration navigates the tumultuous events of the Arab Spring.
Our data demonstrates that rheumatology publications from the AL countries still lag behind other world regions. Several factors may influence the underrepresentation of rheumatology research in the region. These may include bias from journals toward publishing articles from their country of origin in favor of articles of local interest, WoS may not include journals from middle to low-income countries [12] or articles may be published in local Arab journals that are not indexed on WoS [13, 14]. In addition, the productivity of a country may be skewed based on its number of indexed journals, which are relatively few in the Arab world [15, 16]. Within the region, however, and over the period of 1976 to 2014, we found a consistent and significant growth in the number of publications. This is not unexpected as the world overall is seeing an increase in rheumatology publications, particularly from emerging economies [4, 17]. The Arab world in particular, has developed significantly over the past ...
Modern Standard Arabic introduces students to the form of the language that is understood throughout the Arab world. It promotes a level of literacy that gives students access to the vast heritage of ancient and modern literature, scholarly work and the media. It is a foundation that will enable advanced students to learn one or more of the dialects that comprise colloquial Arabic (Levantine, Iraqi, Arabian, Egyptian and North African).. The curriculum acquaints students with the geography, political systems, cultures and religious heterogeneity (Muslim, Christian, Jewish, etc.) of the Arab world. Special attention will be given to the 21 Arab countries that are members of the Arab League of Nations.. ...
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) warns that a protracted period of global economic turmoil could prompt oil exporters to reassess their long-term oil price expectations and thus curtail infrastructure spending plans and investment in oil production, which are already low. This would have negative effects on the economy of the entire region because the demand for Arab workers in the oil-rich states would fall with consequent effect on their remittances. Inter-Arab tourism revenues would decline, resulting in less investment by the richer Arab states in the poorer ones. This, in turn, could lead to lower asset prices, which would feed through to corporate and, eventually, bank balance sheets, placing even greater stress on financial institutions in the region.. All of the Arab countries experienced rising food prices as well as increases in other costs in the first half of 2008, which badly hit the poor. Consumer prices in Egypt, Jordan, and in other countries rose by an annual rate of 25 ...
While the abortion rights debate continues to be hotly disputed in the United States, with opponents using the Bible as a base for their views, women in Arab countries also remain subject to widely varying abortion laws primarily based on a countrys interpretation of Islam.
We are an initiative that aims to honor Arabs accomplishments and bring Arab achievers to the forefront of the globe stage, defying the negative perceptions that have plagued the region and becoming a source of inspiration to the Arab youth in their search for role models.
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We have stood on many occasions against political forces urging us to overlook the dictatorial approach of this regime on the pretext of standing against the Zionist Entity and we consider this approach opportunistic, harmful and against the development of the revolutionary movement and combativeness in the Arab world and national liberation. Patriotism and resistance to colonialism and to Zionist and imperialist plans facing us cannot be in contradiction with the peoples enjoyment of their full democratic and political freedoms, or their condition at the forefront. It is true that political freedoms alone are not sufficient to realization of national aims, but the sovereignty of the Arab peoples and the revival of the Arab world and unity in the face of imperialism will not be achieved without them. Why would democracy for the Arab peoples not antagonize the Zionist Entity if this were not a threat to its very existence?! And why has America supported and still support the tyranny of Arab ...
The first trend Roy cited to back up this thesis is the sharp drop in fertility levels in the Arab world since the late 1980s and the 1990s. Several Arab countries, especially those in North Africa, now have birthrates of around two children per woman, close but still above the European average. Tunisias birthrate is actually lower than Frances. The generation that is now on the job market is the last generation of big families, said Roy, who is now director of the Mediterranean Programme at the European University Institute in Florence. Its a generation that has many fewer children and marries much later.. There is also more equality between men and women because theyve all been educated, he said, often to a university level. Even with the high unemployment in many countries, this generation of 20- and 30-somethings has less economic pressure to care for their ageing parents (because there are still many siblings) or for their own families (because theyre not having as many ...
Re-Orienting Desire: The Gay International and the Arab World was initially presented as an essay at a conference at the University of Chica...
Arab states are struggling to achieve gender parity in education, despite substantial gains towards achieving the related millennium development ...
The building was constructed from 1981 to 1987 and has floor space of 181,850 square feet (16,894 m2). The Architecture-Studio together with Jean Nouvel, won the 1981 design competition.[3] This project is a result of funds from both the League of Arab States and the French government, with the cost of the building totaling around €230,000,000.[4] The building acts as a buffer zone between the Jussieu Campus of Pierre and Marie Curie University (Paris VI), built in large rationalist urban blocks, and the Seine. The river façade follows the curve of the waterway, reducing the hardness of a rectangular grid and offering an inviting view from the Sully Bridge. At the same time the building appears to fold itself back in the direction of the Saint-Germain-des-Prés district. In contrast to the curved surface on the river side, the southwest façade is an uncompromisingly rectangular glass-clad curtain wall. It faces a large square public space that opens in the direction of the Île de la Cité ...
Introduction and Purpose. The UNDP Amman Regional Hub is currently collecting data for a reference guide to address the under-representation of women and to strengthen their meaningful participation in political institutions in the Arab region. The purpose of the study is to highlight good practices, strategies and mechanisms as well as success stories and lessons learned that have contributed to overcoming the barriers to womens political participation in the Arab region.. The aim of this questionnaire is to gather information from women leaders in the Arab region about barriers to and strategies to increase womens representation and qualitative participation in their specific country context, with a focus on success factors, success stories and continuing challenges ...
IPSO is also helping to set up one of the Arab worlds first nanotechnology laboratories at Al-Quds University. The laboratorys director, Mukhles Sowwan, submitted a research proposal to IPSO together with Danny Porath, a physicist at the Hebrew University in West Jerusalem. They will study how the electrical conductivity of a molecule is affected by stretching it. IPSOs funding will help maintain some aspects of the research project. Sowwan says that although the Arab world is technologically tens of years behind the rest of the world, nanotechnology is still a relatively new field, offering Arab states that invest in it an opportunity to contribute to scientific knowledge. Source: ...
Dickinson, R. (2013) Webers sociology of the press and journalism: continuities in contemporary sociologies of journalists. Max Weber Studies 13 (2) 197-215.. Dickinson, R. (2013) Food and the media: production, representation and consumption. In Murcott, A., Belasco, W., Jackson, P. (eds) The Handbook of Food Research. London: Bloomsbury, pp439-454.. Dickinson, R., Matthews, J. and Saltzis, K., (eds) (2013) New(s) media technologies and new(s) work: changing journalistic practices across Europe. Special issue of International Communication Gazette 75 (1).. Dickinson, R., Matthews, J. and Saltzis, K., (2013) Studying journalists in changing times: understanding news work as socially-situated practice. International Communication Gazette 75 (1): 3-18.. Gunter, B. and Dickinson, R. (eds) (2013) News media in the Arab world. A study of ten Arab and Muslim countries. London: Bloomsbury.. Gunter, B. and Dickinson, R. (2013) The Changing Nature of News in the Arab World. In B Gunter and R Dickinson ...
GOLDBERG: Its a difficult thing. You know, theres a strange silver lining here, if you dont mind me saying. Now that they have admitted, functionally, and have praised this act, you might -- it might not have the effect that they want. People around the Arab world who have until now denied that it could have been Arabs, denied that it could have been Osama bin Laden, might be repulsed by these statements. And that might go part of the way toward draining that swamp. Im not overly hopeful on that, but this might backfire on them in the Arab world ...
By Allen Hibbard. The central issues and conflicts in A Banquet for Seaweed (first published in Arabic as Walîma li ashâb al-bahr in Cyprus in 1983) resonate throughout the Arab World today. Set in the 1960s and 1970s, the novel portrays characters who must forge paths midst the horrors of authoritarian regimes, modern political and social values, rising religious fundamentalism, residues of colonialism, powerful foreign influences (cultural, economic, and military), sectarian and geographic divisions within the Arab world, and narrowly defined roles for women. In a bold and often lyrical style, the novel exposes passionate and frank debates about controversial issues, often treating taboo topics in ways that have offended readers beliefs and tastes. When in 2000 the Egyptian Ministry of Cultures revealed plans to republish the novel, protesters rioted near Al-Azhar University in Cairo, spurred by press reports of its heretical content.. The novels narrative follows the lives of two Iraqi ...
The regions largest rail exhibition and conference, bringing together rail operators to source solutions in building the Middle East rail network.
Losing ground in its power base in the Middle East, the Islamic State militant groups future appears as open as ever. DW spoke to counter-terrorism experts and scholars to discuss the likelihood of its survival.
Globalization and the information and communication revolution make it very easy for terrorists to plan their activities halfway around the globe, finance it from another part of the planet, assemble to strike somewhere and be gone to the four corners of the world within hours. The permeable world of the internet, international mobile phones and 24 hours a day global financial transactions coupled with easy travel require an unprecedented level of cooperation between the police and intelligence agencies of the countries of the civilized world.. The widespread availability of enormous amounts of weapons and explosives of all types for clandestine sale all over the world, especially after the end of the cold war, makes it likely that terrorists with even moderate funding can acquire very lethal weapons indeed.. The extreme effectiveness of small light weapons that can be moved easily against large unprotected civilian targets adds considerably to the risk of successful attacks. A shoulder fired ...
More and more parents are selling their children out of economic desperation across Iran. Unfortunately, the government is suspicious of NGOs wanting to help.
Entrepreneurship is booming across the Middle East and North Africa. Heres a closer look at some of the start-ups that are helping to several of the regions most pressing challenges.
Then theres the relation to the world. In the 1980s Israel was hated by the Arab world, the Communist world, and the so-called Third World. (The Economist once quipped that the Non-Aligned Nations lost the ability to be non-aligned against the West once the Soviet Union was gone). Today Israel is still hated by the Arab world, even by most of the Muslim world, though the animosity has its gradations, and manipulating them can be useful. The Soviet world is no more, but some parts of it are staunchly pro-Israel (Poland, say, or the Czech Republic), or cynically so, such as Russia itself. Much of the Third World deals with us on Realpolitik tracks, such as the Brazilian president, hardly a good friend, who recently visited us for his own purposes. The two most significant changes, however, have been the relations with China and India, both of which are vastly better now than then. Both are ancient civilizations which spent their first two or three millennia having no interaction with the Jews - ...
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Discussion. Mental disorders are an important cause of long term disability and dependency.14 Epidemiological surveys and services in Asia have indicated that there are 680 million people who are likely to succumb to vagaries of psychiatric disorder and yet in terms of services, there is one mental health professional per million population.1 The question remains whether people with mental illness seek help and what is the underlying psycho-cultural background that shapes such care seeking.. As it has already been observed, people with mental illnesses, in the Arab world for example, tend to seek help from traditional healers.15 With recent mushrooming of psychiatric hospitals, some people with mental illnesses also seek help from such specialized psychiatric hospitals. In addition to specialized psychiatric services, and complementary and alternative medicine, some walk-in psychiatric clinics have mushroomed in different parts of the Arab world including Iraq. This retrospective study has ...
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Is the bean fava of the most popular diets prevalent in the Arab world, where it is the main product on the Egyptian breakfast table, and often go to restaurants to get them in the morning, but it does not require all this hardship; it has become possible to prepare household after identifying the modus operandi It isworth mentioning that Ful Hammadas is one of the legumes widely spread throughout the Arab world, including Morocco, Egypt, Sudan and Algeria. East Asia is the home of the original bean growing Types.. Read also:. ...
As it stands, without the UAE pursuing enrichment and reprocessing, and assuming proper implementation of the most up-to-date IAEA safeguards, theres little risk of a military dimension to the UAEs program, Tom Plant, the director of proliferation and nuclear policy at the UK defense think tank Royal United Services Institute said ...
In February 2014, I received an email from the then curator of Londons Whitechapel Gallery, Cairo-born Omar Kholeif. Mr. Kholeif inquired about the
I have an aunt who lives in Rabat and every Saturday she would take her children to McDonalds for a treat. I found this quite odd. Not because I am a food snob but it highlighted that McDonalds has a much better reputation within the Arab world than it does in Britain. In Britain, McDonalds is just quick food. We do not rate the staff, we do not rate the restaurant, we do not rate the nutritional value and we certainly do not rate the taste. And even after all that, we still go to it, usually as a last option. It is cheap and cheerful and if we need to eat fast, we opt for McDonalds. In the Arab world, a meal from McDonalds is not cheap. In fact - it is something that families save up money to go to on special occasions. In Abu Dhabi, Ive not passed a MaccyDs that isnt heaving. It is not just McDonalds that has such a special presence but most American food chains. Getting in to Fuddruckers in Marina Mall requires an hour waiting time, KFC is always busy, it sometime seems that it would ...
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Reaction to the attacks on the United has been mixed in a region where American policy is perceived as unfairly supportive of Israel.
I agree with several things in this post.. First of all, he attacks some of the usual broadsides leveled at Israel and dismisses them.. What I find disturbing, and many Zionists have noted this, is the particular vehemence many Israel-critics level at Israels oppression of Jews inside Israel, while they are silent or even supportive of even worse oppression by states against minorities outside Israel.. White nationalists think its awesome for Whites to treat non-Whites like shit, except when it comes to White Jews versus muds in Israel. Kurds in the Arab World are treated awfully bad, Berbers less so but still poorly, and the Shia are oppressed all over the Arab World. There is open oppression and violence against Christians in Egypt and Iraq.. Bahai are treated horribly in Iran, Sunnis less so but still poorly, and the Ahwaz have some good beefs. Turks treat Kurds horribly in Turkey. Russia has massacred 20% of the population of Chechnya in what can only be termed a genocide. Chinas ...
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Editors Note: Daoud Kuttab is a Palestinian journalist and former Ferris Professor of Journalism at Princeton University. He is also the founder of AmmanNet, the Arab worlds first internet radio station.
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She is considered "one of the most influential feminists in the Arab world." Baraka was born in 1942 in Cairo, Egypt. She grew ... Arab World Books. Retrieved 2020-10-22. Al-Refaie, Youssef (2019). Secrets of Egyptian Creative Women. Das Lamar Publishing ... During the Arab Spring, she spoke in favor of secular leadership in Egypt. Baraka won the Egyptian State Prize for Distinction ... Arab women writers : a critical reference guide, 1873-1999. ʻĀshūr, Raḍwá,, Ghazoul, Ferial Jabouri, 1939-, Reda-Mekdashi, ...
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Sebag, p. 338 Sebag, p. 347 Findlay, Allan M. (11 April 1994). The Arab world. Routledge. p. 169. ISBN 978-0-415-04200-0. ... On the eve of the First World War, the new major street in the centre was renamed Avenue Jules-Ferry after Jules Ferry. During ... The Municipal Theatre, which opened November 20, 1902, is one of the few theatres in Art Nouveau style in the world. Partially ...
Cairo is not only the largest city in the Arab World, with a population 12.3 million, but is also one of the densest. The ... "Air Pollution in Cairo - The Cost". Arab world books. AFP. "In Cairo the noise pollution can be a killer". Daily news. Archived ... Timothy Mitchell, a political scientist of the Arab world, suggests that a solution may be to "decentralize the state and allow ... The World Bank reports at least 1,000 deaths annually as a result of traffic related accidents, half of which are pedestrians. ...
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He was also selected among the top 35 poets in the Arab world in the Emirati competition "Prince of Poets" in 2008. He won ... Arab World Books. Retrieved 11 December 2020. اللوندي, أحمد (16 March 2020). "عبدالناصر الجوهرى شاعر ينصت للكون". Middle East ... Award of the best 35 poets in the Arab world, "Prince of Poets" competition 2016: The Classical Poetry Prize from the Egyptian ... Also, El-Gohary's name was included in the Great Encyclopedia of Arab Poets in Morocco in 2016. El Gohary has published more ...
"Osama Alaysa". Arab World Books. Retrieved 6 November 2020. "مدرسة الدهيشة تكرّم الكاتب أسامة العيسة". Sawa. Retrieved 27 April ... Alaysa worked for numerous regional and Arab newspaper including "Ashraq Al-Awsat", 'Al Akhbar", and "Kul al-Arab"; and ... 2013: He won the Arab Prize for Creativity for his novel "Al Maskobiya". 2015: His novel 'Fools of Bethlehem" won the Sheikh ... He worked in several regional and Arab newspaper; and published more than 10 books including the novel "The Fools of Bethlehem ...
Today, the world's highest rates of union membership are in the Nordic countries. As of 2018 or latest year, the percentage of ... The post-World War II era also saw an increased pattern of unionization in the public service. Teachers, nurses, social workers ... "Colombia has the world's worst record on these assassinations..." - 20 November 2008, Colombia: Not Time for a Trade Deal ... "By the 1990s, Colombia had become the most dangerous country in the world for unionists" - Chomsky, Aviva (2008), Linked labor ...
In 1942 till 1945, during the Second World War the activities of the Arya Samaj was interrupted by the Japanese occupation of ...
According to the Guinness Book of World Records the Jeddah Flagpole holds the title of world's tallest, but it is entirely ... but Calipatria also has a large Arab population from Jordan, Lebanon and Syria, descendants of agriculture laborers in the ... Guinness World Records. Retrieved 15 October 2015.. External link in ,website=. (help) ...
Groombridge, B.; Jenkins, M. (2002). World Atlas of Biodiversity: Earth's Living Resources in the 21st Century. World ... One of the earliest descriptions of a food chain was described by a medieval Afro-Arab scholar named Al-Jahiz: "All animals, in ... such as small world and scale free properties. The small world attribute refers to the many loosely connected nodes, non-random ... This is known as the top-down hypothesis or 'green-world' hypothesis. Alternatively to the top-down hypothesis, not all plant ...
... is one of only a few countries where graduates from local medical schools end up working in other countries all over the world ...
Dawn of the World (L'Aube du monde), directed by Abbas Fahdel, 2008 ... The Marsh Arabs (Arabic: عرب الأهوار‎ ʻArab al-Ahwār "Arabs of the Marshlands"), also referred to as the Maʻdān (Arabic: معدان ... Blood feuds, which could only be settled by the qalit, were a feature of Marsh Arab life, in common with that of the Arab ... The way of life of the Marsh Arabs was later described by the explorer Wilfred Thesiger in his classic The Marsh Arabs (1964). ...
... it does not belong peculiarly and forever to a bounded part of the world. That which we call the Hindu religion is really the ... His famous speech at the Parliament of the World's Religions at Chicago on 11 September 1893, followed huge reception of his ... Swami Vivekananda on the Platform of the Parliament of the World's Religions. ... he tends to believe that the highest divine powers complement each other for the well-being of the world and mankind."[105] ...
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Xenophon and His World: Papers from a Conference Held in Liverpool in July 1999. 1 July 1999. Retrieved 17 March 2010.. ... "Arabs, Kurds to Celebrate Nowruz as National Day". Retrieved 11 March 2013.. ... Faces around the World: A Cultural Encyclopedia of the Human Face By Margo DeMello - Black Face, Page 28 ... The world's creatures gathered in wonder about him and the scattered jewels around him, and called this day the New Day (Now ...
"US News and World Report: Aerospace / Aeronautical / Astronautical Rankings". U.S. News and World Report Bsst Colleges - ... United Arab Emirates[edit]. *Amity University Dubai. *Emirates Aviation University. *Khalifa University (ABET) ... ranked within the top 10 in the world every year since 2013 by QS World University Rankings and Times Higher Education World ... "World University Rankings". Times Higher Education (THE). 2016-08-17. Retrieved 2017-04-23.. ...
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There are hundreds of historic and current commercial varieties used around the world. A comprehensive list of about 80 North ... It is found in the writings of the Arab botanists Ibn al-'Awwam and Ibn al-Baitar, in the 12th and 13th centuries when its ... of the world total.[19] Secondary producers, having 0.4-1.3 million tonnes annually, were the United States, Spain, Mexico and ...
Cahill, Kevin (2010). Who Owns the World: The Surprising Truth About Every Piece of Land on the Planet. New York: Grand Central ... "Global Arab Network. Archived from the original on 3 August 2009. Retrieved 7 January 2015.. ... In May 2010, Sarah, Duchess of York, was filmed by a News of the World reporter claiming that her former husband had agreed ... The Duke of York in his role as the UK's Special Representative for International Trade and Investment at the World Economic ...
Abu al-Qasim Ammar ibn Ali al-Mawsili was an important eleventh-century Arab Muslim ophthalmologist. Despite little being known ... Medicine in the medieval Islamic world. Physicians. 7th century. *Al-Harith ibn Kalada and his son ... about his life or education, he has been described as the most original of all Arab oculists.[1] ...
"Our World in Data. Retrieved 15 February 2020.. *^ Caton, S.J.; Ball, M; Ahern, A; Hetherington, M.M. (2004). "Dose-dependent ... The Arab chemist Al-Kindi unambiguously described the distillation of wine in the 9th century.[41][42][43] ... Alcohol is one of the most widely used recreational drugs in the world, with about 33% of people being current drinkers.[4] As ... 9th century AD: The medieval Arabs used the distillation process extensively, and applied it to the distillation of alcohol. ...
General view of the world-famous Marinha Beach, in Caramujeira, Lagoa, with the sea and rock outcroppings. ... The entire region of the Algarve was conquered by the Arabs when they moved into the Iberian peninsula in the 8th century. ...
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"World Health Organization.. *^ El Dib RP, Atallah AN, Andriolo RB (August 2007). "Mapping the Cochrane evidence for decision ... The Schola Medica Salernitana in Salerno, looking to the learning of Greek and Arab physicians, grew to be the finest medical ... "World Health Organization. 2008-12-01. Retrieved 2014-04-20.. *^ Acharya, Deepak and Shrivastava Anshu (2008): Indigenous ... World Health Organ. 91 (4): 277-282. doi:10.2471/BLT.12.110015. PMC 3629451. PMID 23599551.. ...
World War I[edit]. As America entered the World War in 1917, Niebuhr was the unknown pastor of a small German-speaking ... As early as 1942, he advocated the expulsion of Arabs from Palestine and their resettlement in other Arab countries. His ... Warren, Heather A. Theologians of a New World Order: Reinhold Niebuhr and the Christian Realists, 1920-1948, (1997). 199 pp. ... Niebuhr, Reinhold (April 26, 1939). "Ten Years That Shook My World". The Christian Century.. in Baritz, Loren, ed. (1960). ...
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A lentil and rice dish is referred to in Arab countries as mujaddara or mejadra. In Iran, rice and lentil is served with fried ... Many different names in different parts of the world are used for the crop lentil; lentil (English), adas (Arabic), mercimek ( ... Lentils are the oldest pulse crop known, and among the earliest crops domesticated in the Old World, having been found as ... In 2016, global production of lentils was 6.3 million tonnes, led by Canada with 51% and India with 17% of the world total ( ...
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Established in 1961 it covers an area of 52,800 km2, making it the second largest game reserve in the world.[3] The park ... The World Economic Forum report on Travel and Tourism Global Competitiveness ranked Botswana 88 out of 141 countries in its ...
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She is the image of God, and as God fills the world, so the soul fills the human body; as God sees all things, and is seen by ... Following Aristotle, Avicenna (Ibn Sina) and Ibn al-Nafis, an Arab physician, further elaborated upon the Aristotelian ... a b David Lorenzen (2004), The Hindu World (Editors: Sushil Mittal and Gene Thursby), Routledge, ISBN 0-415-21527-7, pp. 208-09 ... The "free soul" is said to leave the body and journey to the spirit world during sleep, trance-like states, delirium, insanity ...
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Arab world ArabLand.com-Directories of all Arab World countries Araboo.com-Arab World Directory Arab Countries information ... Music and media in the Arab world and Music and media in the Arab world as music and media in the Arab world: A metadiscourse ... Arabs constitute around one quarter of the 1.5 billion Muslims in the Islamic world. The majority of people in the Arab world ... The political borders of the Arab world have wandered, leaving Arab minorities in non-Arab countries of the Sahel and the Horn ...
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Music and media in the Arab world and Music and media in the Arab world as music and media in the Arab world: A metadiscourse ... "The Arab World - an Arab perspective". milligazette.com.. *^ Phillips, Christopher (2012). Everyday Arab Identity: The Daily ... Main article: List of largest cities in the Arab world. Table of largest cities in the Arab world by official city propers:[39] ... The political borders of the Arab world have wandered, leaving Arab minorities in non-Arab countries of the Sahel and the Horn ...
The Photography Biennale of the contemporary Arab world is a cultural event, established by the Arab World Institute and the ... between the Arab world and Europe. The event took place in the 4th arrondissement of Paris, between the Arab World Institute ... ISBN 978-94-6161-262-5. "Photography as art in the Arab world". The Art Newspaper. November 2015. Mercier, Clémentine (7 ... the Arab world since the early 2000s. Curated by Gabriel Bauret, the first edition took place from 11 November 2016 to 17 ...
"Arab World Institute" - news · newspapers · books · scholar · JSTOR (December 2015) (Learn how and when to remove this template ... The Arab World Institute (abbreviated "AWI"; French: Institut du Monde Arabe, abbreviated "IMA") is an organization founded in ... "Window on the Arab World". Saudi Aramco World. 40: 20-29 - via Web.. ... The Institute was established as a result of a perceived lack of representation for the Arab world in France, and seeks to ...
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country comparison to the world: 4. Military and security service personnel strengths. the United Arab Emirates Armed Forces ... country comparison to the world: 99. Airports - with paved runways. total: 25 (2013). over 3,047 m: 12 (2013). 2,438 to 3,047 m ... country comparison to the world: 13. Gross national saving. 28.5% of GDP (2017 est.). 30.9% of GDP (2016 est.). 30.7% of GDP ( ... country comparison to the world: 175. Life expectancy at birth. total population: 79.37 years. male: 78.04 years. female: 80.78 ...
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The Arab League chief said on Monday that Russia and China had lost diplomatic credit in the Arab world by vetoing a U.N. ... CAIRO (Reuters) - The Arab League chief said on Monday that Russia and China had lost diplomatic credit in the Arab world by ... Arabs and world powers have ruled out military action on Syria. Asked if Moscow and Beijing had lost diplomatic credit in the ... Arab world after the veto, Elaraby said: "The short answer is yes." But he added that Arabs would work with them "because we ...
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  • In 1971, six of these states - Abu Dhabi, 'Ajman, Al Fujayrah, Ash Shariqah, Dubayy, and Umm al Qaywayn - merged to form the United Arab Emirates (UAE). (cia.gov)
  • Three man-made archipelagos near Dubai, United Arab Emirates, are featured in this image from the International Space Station (ISS), flying at 350 km (220 mi) above Earth. (cia.gov)
  • Aboul Gheit said an emergency Arab League summit on May 31 condemned "terrorist attacks" against Saudi oil installations and commercial vessels in United Arab Emirates waters and reiterated solidarity "in the face of Iranian interference and practices. (journalgazette.net)
  • All of its 21 Filipino crewmembers escaped on a life boat and were initially rescued by a Dutch ship that was headed to the United Arab Emirates. (journalgazette.net)
  • Procurement Manager-Capital Equipment, Etihad Rail - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates  Sourcing Manager, RailCorp, Department of Transport - Sydney, Australia Procurement & Contracts Manager, Sultan Bin Rashed (Sultaco) - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Export Logistics Manager. (terrapinn.com)
  • Arab countries typically fall within three categories when it comes to abortion: countries such as Iraq, as well as the Palestinian West Bank and Gaza Strip, prohibit the procedure altogether, while Bahrain, Iran, Lebanon, Oman, Syria, the United Arab Emirates and Yemen permit abortion only to save the life of the woman. (themedialine.org)
  • Although only 12 percent of citizens in the United Arab Emirates are eligible to vote, Dubai has seen none of the violence that has roiled the region, thanks to high per capita incomes and subsidies. (reuters.com)
  • The United Arab Emirates has launched a nuclear energy plant on Saturday, the first such project in the oil-rich Arab world. (krdo.com)
  • Protiviti Member Firm Middle East Consultancy (Abu Dhabi), Protiviti Member Firm Middle East Consultancy (Dubai), Protiviti Member Firm (Middle East) Ltd. (DIFC), and Independent Consultants FZE (Sharjah) are the United Arab Emirates Member Firms of the Protiviti network of independent and locally owned consulting firms. (protiviti.com)
  • For many years, the United Arab Emirates has had one of the most active anti-counterfeiting regimes in the Middle East and Africa. (worldtrademarkreview.com)
  • The United Arab Emirates is a federalised country consisting of seven emirates: Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Ras Al Khaimah, Umm al-Quwain and Fujairah. (worldtrademarkreview.com)
  • This in turn has contributed to the United Arab Emirates becoming the location of choice in the Middle East for the launch and marketing of international brands. (worldtrademarkreview.com)
  • In addition, the United Arab Emirates - specifically Dubai - has emerged as an international centre for transit trade. (worldtrademarkreview.com)
  • Rights holders are investing heavily in enforcement throughout the United Arab Emirates, more so than in any other country in the Middle East and Africa. (worldtrademarkreview.com)
  • The United Arab Emirates has put significant effort into developing its legal infrastructure with respect to the protection and enforcement of trademarks. (worldtrademarkreview.com)
  • In 1992 the United Arab Emirates promulgated its first federal trademark law - Law 37/1992 (the Trademarks Law), which was amended in 2002 to align the regime with the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPs). (worldtrademarkreview.com)
  • Despite the relatively recent introduction of the trademark regime, the United Arab Emirates has proved to be a fast learner, particularly when it comes to trademark enforcement. (worldtrademarkreview.com)
  • The United Arab Emirates is a signatory to various IP treaties and a member of international trade organisations, and has been a member of the World Trade Organisation since 1996. (worldtrademarkreview.com)
  • The current legislation allows customs officials to seize and block goods that are counterfeit or that violate a trademark registered in the United Arab Emirates. (worldtrademarkreview.com)
  • As the United Arab Emirates is a federal state of seven emirates, the customs authority falls under the jurisdiction of each individual emirate. (worldtrademarkreview.com)
  • This has contributed to the growth of pharmacy services throughout the region, with advanced clinical practice in countries like Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. (ajpe.org)
  • DUBAI United Arab Emirates Dec. 6 201. (bio-medicine.org)
  • DUBAI United Arab Emirates Dec. 6 2010 /- ViroPharma I...This is the first international presentation of these data which were. (bio-medicine.org)
  • The Emirates Digestive Disease Group and the Student Committee for Health Education in the College of Medicine and Health Sciences at the United Arab Emirates University announced the launch of a joint health awareness campaign about digestive diseases to coincide with World Digestive Health Day, which falls on May 29th every year. (uaeu.ac.ae)
  • The availability of renewable water sources is generally below 1,000m 3 per capita per year (with the exception of a few countries), and as low as 16m 3 per capita in the United Arab Emirates. (worldbank.org)
  • United Arab Emirates President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan recently declared 2019 as the Year of Tolerance. (islamicvoice.com)
  • In order to cope with the hot dry weather in the region, the United Arab Emirates is planning to build an artificial mountain that can alter the weather patterns, increasing the amount of rainfall the region receives. (natureworldnews.com)
  • Sarah bint Yousef Al Amiri, UAE Minister of State for Advanced Sciences, speaks during an event to mark Hope Probe's entering the orbit of Mars, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 9, 2021. (thestar.com.my)
  • DUBAI (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates' first mission to Mars reached the red planet and entered orbit on Tuesday after a seven-month, 494 million-km (307 million-mile) journey, allowing it to start sending data about the Martian atmosphere and climate. (thestar.com.my)
  • The recent Egyptian and Emirati airstrikes on Libyan Islamist militias is just one manifestation of this fight for leadership among Turkey, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE). (foreignpolicy.com)
  • The Arab world has a combined population of around 422 million inhabitants (as of 2012) [11] and a gross domestic product of $2.782 trillion (2018). (wikipedia.org)
  • The Arab world protests may refer to the: Arab Spring Arab World protests (2018-19), also known as "Arab Spring 2.0", "Arab Spring 2", "Arab Spring II", "Second Arab Spring", "2nd Arab Spring", and "New Arab Spring" This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title Arab world protests. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2018, $900 million was invested across the region in 386 deals, an increase of 31% in total funding in 2017, according to a report released ahead of the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa , which is taking place in Jordan on 6-7 April. (weforum.org)
  • In 2018, Arab Health hosted more than 4,150 exhibiting companies, and over its four days welcomed 103,000 attendees from 159 countries through the doors of Dubai World Trade Centre. (dwtc.com)
  • With the FIFA World Cup 2018 just around the corner, featuring the participation of four Arab countries including Egypt, a new survey has predicted a drop in productivity across Middle Eastern employees, with 92percent planning to watch at least some of the matches. (egyptindependent.com)
  • The positive [result] was establishing awareness of the danger posed by the Jews and of the global conspiracy against the Arabs and Muslims. (memri.org)
  • Although hardly popular among Muslims in the Middle East and the rest of the world, somehow Daesh came to define Islam in the eyes of the West. (foreignpolicyjournal.com)
  • It is no secret that Arabs and Muslims are by far the greatest victims of extremism. (foreignpolicyjournal.com)
  • A powerful, hegemonic west, that insists on seeing us through stereotypical eyes: The Arabs and Muslims are intolerant and prone to violence and terrorism, Sub-Saharan Africa is a problem case, riven with war and littered with the corpses of well-intentioned development efforts. (serageldin.com)
  • We meet at a time of great tension between the United States and Muslims around the world -- tension rooted in historical forces that go beyond any current policy debate. (blogspot.com)
  • I've come here to Cairo to seek a new beginning between the United States and Muslims around the world, one based on mutual interest and mutual respect, and one based upon the truth that America and Islam are not exclusive and need not be in competition. (blogspot.com)
  • Jordan's foreign minister Ayman Safadi on Thursday said America's recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel would "frustrate" peace efforts and provoke Muslims and Christians across the Arab world. (whatreallyhappened.com)
  • In 2019, Arab Health will be followed shortly after by MEDLAB, an ideal calendar combination for many healthcare professionals. (dwtc.com)
  • Curated by Gabriel Bauret, the first edition took place from 11 November 2016 to 17 January 2017 and aimed at showcasing a range of diverse images and points of view, between the Arab world and Europe. (wikipedia.org)
  • While Khashoggi eventually relocated to the U.S. in 2017, many political bloggers and activists who oppose Arab ruling regimes have moved to Turkey. (wtop.com)
  • A joint FAO/WFP Crop and Food Security Mission (CFSAM) visited the Syrian Arab Republic between 1 May and 31 May 2017 to estimate crop production and assess the overall food security situation. (wfp.org)
  • Data from Times Higher Education 's World University Rankings reveal the best universities in the Arab World 2017. (sciencedev.net)
  • With the number of start-ups growing in Arab region, the ecosystem here for entrepreneurs is improving, said a statement released ahead of the Annual Investment Meeting in Dubai. (tradearabia.com)
  • The Arab world has a management crisis due to having too many politicians and too little managers, according to Sheikh Mohammed, vice president and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. (arabianbusiness.com)
  • In Dubai 2.0 we're likely to see what we didn't see earlier - more Arab traffic and more Arab business," said Florence Eid, CEO at research firm Arabia Monitor. (reuters.com)
  • Now we're seeing Arabs investing in other Arab countries - Dubai epitomizes all of that, even more than ever now, as a locus for this activity. (reuters.com)
  • Interest from those displaced by the Arab Spring or looking for safe-haven residential properties in Dubai is reported to be particularly strong for upmarket villas in iconic projects such as Palm Jumeirah," said consultancy Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL). (reuters.com)
  • Anecdotal evidence suggests that rich and even middle class Arabs are buying Dubai property to hedge their risks in other countries. (reuters.com)
  • Western banks operating in Dubai are alive to the opportunities that Arab millionaires present, shifting their focus back to wealth management at the cost of research and investment banking. (reuters.com)
  • VPHM ) today announced data in five poster presentations relating to Cinryze ® (C1 esterase inhibitor [human]) at the 2010 International Scientific Conference of the World Allergy Organization (WAO), December 5 through 8 in Dubai, UAE. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Arab Health 2010, the largest healthcare event in the Middle East, will take place at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre from 25th to 28th January 2010. (admedsol.com)
  • CAIRO (Reuters) - The Arab League chief said on Monday that Russia and China had lost diplomatic credit in the Arab world by vetoing a U.N. resolution on Syria and may have sent a message to Damascus that it had a free hand to crack down on protests. (reuters.com)
  • Arabs and world powers have ruled out military action on Syria. (reuters.com)
  • The Arab League launched its new initiative on January 22, including a call to approach the Security Council, after an earlier effort that involved sending monitors to Syria failed to end violence. (reuters.com)
  • Syria is facing near total isolation in the Arab world after a series of countries withdrew their ambassadors in protest at the regime's killing of civilian demonstrators. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Because the situation in Syria contains the dangerous potential of 'reshaping' the whole of the Middle East to such an extent that we haven't seen since World War I. (rt.com)
  • But my main concern focuses on the implications for other countries in the Arab World, such as Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Morocco and Syria. (globalpolicy.org)
  • This gradualist approach complements Turkey's principled position on the need for reform in the Arab world, including Syria, with which Turkey shares a 900-km border. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • Luck certainly seems to be in its favor: the Gulf emirate has proven an oasis of calm amid the chaos of the Arab Spring, which saw rebellion in countries as far apart as Tunisia and Syria and, crucially, rival Bahrain. (reuters.com)
  • Beginning in 2011, waves of opposition to the regimes in power swept through six Arab countries: Tunisia, Libya, Egypt, Yemen, Syria and Bahrain. (wtop.com)
  • We now continue with the debate on the situation in the Arab world and North Africa, Syria and Yemen. (europa.eu)
  • In a 2°C hotter world, the annual number of days with exceptionally high temperatures and high thermal discomfort is expected to increase in some of the region's capital cities, from 4 to 62 days in Amman (Jordan), 8 to 90 days in Baghdad (Iraq), and 1 to 71 days in Damascus (Syria). (worldbank.org)
  • Although no globally accepted definition of the Arab world exists, [6] all countries that are members of the Arab League are generally acknowledged as being part of the Arab world. (wikipedia.org)
  • Institut du Monde Arabe , abbreviated "IMA") is an organization founded in Paris in 1980 by 18 Arab countries with France to research and disseminate information about the Arab world and its cultural and spiritual values. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Arab League is a regional organisation that aims (among other things) to consider in a general way the affairs and interests of the Arab countries and sets out the following definition of an Arab: An Arab is a person whose language is Arabic, who lives in an Arabic country, and who is in sympathy with the aspirations of the Arabic people. (wikipedia.org)
  • With 189 member countries, staff from more 170 countries, and offices in over 130 locations, the World Bank Group is a unique global partnership: five institutions working for sustainable solutions that reduce poverty and build shared prosperity in developing countries. (worldbank.org)
  • The recent political and economic transformations experienced by various MENA countries, coupled with the growing need to generate more and better jobs in a sluggish global economy, have put significant pressure on Arab governments. (worldbank.org)
  • Egypt's interim government has only nine months ahead of it, but during that time Egypt will review its relations with all the countries on the world map, Fahmy said. (rt.com)
  • Same-sex acts are illegal in most Arab countries, and even in those where they are not other laws can be used - such as the law against 'habitual debauchery' in Egypt. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • by the daily's columnist Muhammad Al-Sa'idi, claimed that the Jews deliberately promote the publication and circulation of antisemitic literature in Arab countries that describes them as secretly running the world. (memri.org)
  • Al-Sa'idi then proceeds to list books that were banned in the West but were freely circulated in Arab countries, such as the writings of Paul Findley (b. 1921), a former U.S. congressman from Illinois, who was known for his opposition to the U.S.'s support of Israel and his criticism of the perception of Islam in the West. (memri.org)
  • Citing another antisemitic book, he suggests that it was meant to cause the Arabs to despair of making any achievements in the UN, and adds: "The Arab countries' response to the psychological effect of this book was indeed profound. (memri.org)
  • Start-up movement is gaining pace slowly but steadily in the Arab world, including in countries such as Oman and Egypt as hundreds of new technology start-ups are gradually being nurtured every year by venture capital funds that will change the economic landscape of the Arab world. (tradearabia.com)
  • Many Arab countries are leveraging technology to advance economic and financial inclusion, according to Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF). (tradearabia.com)
  • This is not different in the Arab countries where the food loss and food waste generated per person sometimes exceeds 210 kg per year. (springer.com)
  • I want to create more jobs and raise the profile of women in Jordan and Arab countries", she said in a recent interview . (weforum.org)
  • That debate, more importantly, is about how Arab countries should restructure themselves in the 21st century. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • The growing gap between governments and people in the Arab world has become an unsustainable deficit - a point that has gained new significance as the Turkish experience has gained greater salience in these countries. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • As the Arab Spring unfolds at different speeds in different countries, Turkey continues to urge Arab governments to undertake genuine reform. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • This set of eleven essays addresses the tightening water resource problems of the Arab region's twenty countries. (harvard.edu)
  • In most Arab countries, it's feast or famine. (unknowncountry.com)
  • While the abortion rights debate continues to be hotly disputed in the United States, with opponents using the Bible as a base for their views, women in Arab countries also remain subject to widely varying abortion laws primarily based on a country's interpretation of Islam. (themedialine.org)
  • When the median age of population at the world level is 29, it is even lower in most of the West Asian countries. (countercurrents.org)
  • The rest of the Arab Spring countries had brief dalliances with democracy, only to revert to a system of political oppression and authoritarianism. (wtop.com)
  • Fearing for their lives and safety - and unable to openly organize and express themselves - many of the leading Arab Spring activists and journalists fled their home countries. (wtop.com)
  • Although Saudi Arabia wasn't officially one of the Arab Spring countries, anti-government protests did crop up across the nation in 2011 and 2012. (wtop.com)
  • However, holidaymakers would be well advised to take out a good travel insurance before heading to the countries affected by Arab Spring. (world-first.co.uk)
  • Tourism can help build up these countries' new democracies and has the potential to do so across all the Arab Spring countries. (world-first.co.uk)
  • PTSD is the most common mental health issue resulting from episodes of combat, social upheaval, and violence found throughout many Arab countries. (lobelog.com)
  • The discussion aims at citing examples of noncommercial venues and independent promoters working in the Arab region with specific focus on those in Arab Spring countries. (womex.com)
  • General information about the Arab world, including unique aspects of individual countries, is presented. (ajpe.org)
  • Arab Health is expected to attract over 80,000 attendees from more than 150 countries this year. (thomasnet.com)
  • The Arab countries have experienced rapid changes in their economic fortunes in the last year. (jewishpolicycenter.org)
  • What did this all mean for Arab countries? (jewishpolicycenter.org)
  • All of the Arab countries experienced rising food prices as well as increases in other costs in the first half of 2008, which badly hit the poor. (jewishpolicycenter.org)
  • It also improved more slowly than the developing countries and world averages. (dayan.org)
  • This can be partly explained by the smaller share of national income allocated to education (and also to health) in Arab countries. (dayan.org)
  • In many Arab countries, the more educated suffered the highest unemployment rates . (dayan.org)
  • Ansari Department of Chemical Engineering, College of Engineering, University of Bahrain, PO box 32038, Sukhair Campus, Kingdom of Bahrain, Tel: +973-3944-1110 Email: [email protected] Abstract: Policies regarding maintaining domestic energy costs have been a menacing problem politically and economically within the Arab countries, as well as within other parts of the world. (issuu.com)
  • The three-day meeting is expected to see nearly a thousand participants including government officials and scholars from around the world including China, Pakistan , Kyrgyzstan, Azerbaijan, Poland, Italy, Egypt and other countries, as well as experts, entrepreneurs and media members. (arabstoday.net)
  • This book is particularly important at a time when Iraq and other Arab countries are facing an escalation of threats, such as droughts and epidemics. (jadaliyya.com)
  • 1 Systematic comparisons, conducted in broadcast and print media, at academic and public conferences and gatherings, and even in official reports issued inside and outside the Arab world, juxtaposed the meager achievements of the Arab countries with the more substantial accomplishments of humanity at large, the developed countries, and neighboring countries such as Turkey and Iran. (insightturkey.com)
  • Of all the countries in the world, Turkey and Iran were singled out for special attention in these comparisons. (insightturkey.com)
  • as a result, a broad spectrum of those promoting change in the Arab world viewed these countries as objects for study and emulation. (insightturkey.com)
  • Thus, many countries in the world, both in the MENA region and elsewhere, can learn from the successful existing programs that are ongoing in several nations, she emphasized. (diabeticfootonline.com)
  • And podiatrists are currently working in only around 35 countries in the world, "suggesting approximately 180 nations are without podiatry services. (diabeticfootonline.com)
  • Oil-rich UAE opens the Arab world's first nuclear power plant. (krdo.com)
  • Against the background of corrupt and impotent regimes, the 1952 Egyptian revolution and its charismatic, idealistic leader, Nasser, offered Arabs an appealing alternative. (jewishvirtuallibrary.org)
  • Ben Ali's Tunisia, however, differed in important respects from the Arab regimes in both the form that repression took and the nature of the regime's corruption. (globalpolicy.org)
  • While repressive Arab regimes have sought to harness the power of the internet-especially after the 2011 Arab Spring-young people have been experimenting with newer forms of digital activism. (jpost.com)
  • For the first time, the media is bringing widespread attention to the real dangers faced every day by opponents of Arab regimes living abroad. (wtop.com)
  • Arab leaders' immediate response of boosting subsidies on food and fuel as well as other social transfers and their hyper-vigilance about protests suggest that these regimes may muddle through. (investmentpostcards.com)
  • The unrest that began in Tunisia has managed to sweep away two powerful Arab regimes, foment civil war in Libya, and now threatens to destabilize the seemingly impenetrable rule of oil-rich Gulf governments such as Saudi Arabia. (upenn.edu)
  • Whether democratic regimes will emerge and survive remains an open question, and the intense media coverage of the Arab Spring has revived public interest in the determinants of democracy. (voxeu.org)
  • This young man's horrific death by his own hand seemingly encapsulated the frustrations of an entire generation of Tunisian and Arab youths fed up with corrupt and oppressive regimes. (house.gov)
  • Another obvious similarity between Tunisia and several of its Arab neighbors is the combination of political repression and corruption on the part of the regime and those close to it. (globalpolicy.org)
  • While the Lebanese government's fall was only the most recent setback in a country that has seen the rise and fall of several governments, the events in Tunisia are reverberating throughout the Arab world. (investmentpostcards.com)
  • Despite Arab leaders' insistence on the exceptional nature of the developments in Tunisia, the underlying triggers-weak employment prospects, stagnant incomes, rising prices and a lack of representation-are common in much of the region. (investmentpostcards.com)
  • According to the Middle East Youth Initiative, population aged between 15 and 29 years are youth (UNDP Arab Human Development Report (AHDR) 2016: 22). (countercurrents.org)
  • In the Arab Region, a majority of the population is now under the age of 25 (Arab Human Development Report, 2016). (countercurrents.org)
  • The second part of this analysis of the Arab Human Disaster examines what has happened to young people, using data from the Arab Human Development Report 2016. (dayan.org)
  • According to the Arab Human Development Report 2016, two-thirds of the Arab region's population is below thirty years of age, half of it in the 15-29 year age group. (dayan.org)
  • The Arab world, which recently witnessed a fall in visitor numbers due to a wave of demonstrations and protests, is trying to bounce back by launching a new tourist drive. (world-first.co.uk)
  • Amid the din of chanting crowds on the Arab world's streets, difficult questions have emerged about future leadership, and finding solutions to the social and economic problems that ignited the protests. (upenn.edu)
  • In the months after the outbreak of the Arab Spring protests in early 2011, President Barack Obama emphasized that the United States will continue to pursue core interests and principles, including opposing "the use of violence and repression" and "safe-guarding the security of the region. (lobelog.com)
  • The stepped-up protests and calls for change that led to the Arab Spring were strongly influenced by Arab society's exposure to the successes of the non-Arab Muslim states in the region: Turkey and Iran. (insightturkey.com)
  • One of the main sources of the public protests and the desire to alter the status quo was the Arab peoples' comparison of their condition with their surroundings -both in the world at large and in the non-Arab Muslim Middle East- meaning Turkey and Iran, both of which are regional powers. (insightturkey.com)
  • Despite Qatar, Saudi Arabia, UAE and Kuwait showing their support for the Muslim Brotherhood, it's necessary for Egypt to maintain close and effective dialogue with its Arab neighbors, Fahmy stressed. (rt.com)
  • Whilst we are on the subject of Egypt, let's not forget the Arab Spring, which was in part thanks to Twitter . (theallineed.com)
  • The robust language of Arab leaders was swiftly given religious backing, with Al-Azhar, the region's most influential Sunni Muslim authority, calling on Mr Assad to end the bloodshed and listen to the protesters. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • From camel milk antibodies and the region's first unicorn to glasses that help visually impaired people live an independent life and an app that predicts traffic accidents, Arab start-ups are helping to shape the Fourth Industrial Revolution in the region, and beyond. (weforum.org)
  • In the 20th century, Baghdad was held up as a gleaming example of a modern Arab city with some of the region's best universities and museums, a highly-educated elite, a vibrant cultural scene and top-notch healthcare. (islamicvoice.com)
  • In this conversation, Suleiman attempts to highlight the dire environmental situation in Iraq, and the Arab world in general, and proposes solutions based on the region's collective experience throughout history. (jadaliyya.com)
  • A truly global event, Arab Health is the largest gathering of healthcare and trade professionals in the MENA region. (dwtc.com)
  • Also, we continue to see strong oil prices in 2011 supporting growth in the MENA region, one of the few in the world where growth will accelerate from the 2010 pace. (investmentpostcards.com)
  • Compared to the rest of the world, the MENA region will suffer disproportionally from extreme heat. (worldbank.org)
  • MENA is the most water scarce region in the world. (worldbank.org)
  • During the Libyan uprising, Arabs backed a no-fly zone over Libya that led to a U.N. resolution and then NATO air strikes. (reuters.com)
  • We will scour and bring you the most interesting science news from across the Arab world and also discuss the various problems of the region and how science can help solve them. (nature.com)
  • To receive news and publication updates for The Scientific World Journal, enter your email address in the box below. (hindawi.com)
  • Keep up to date with World Kidney Day news by signing up to receive our emails. (worldkidneyday.org)
  • The Arab American News Wire for PRESS RELEASES is a free service that features PRESS RELEASES on topics related to the Middle East and American Arab/Muslim community. (blogspot.com)
  • They can be reprinted, with attribution to the writer or the the original source and are a courtesy of the Arab Daily News online website (www.TheArabDailyNews.com). (blogspot.com)
  • Similarly, Chad , Eritrea , and Israel recognize Arabic as one of their official or working languages but are not included in the region because they are not members of the Arab League (although Chad and Eritrea applied for full membership in 2014). (wikipedia.org)
  • Now, as American suspicions turn towards Palestinian groups and the dissident Saudi Islamist, Osama Bin Laden, leaders in the region must be hoping that no Arab group will be implicated. (bbc.co.uk)
  • This paradigmatic approach has yielded a dichotomized understanding of the structure of the region in which the Arab Middle Eastern nations exist as a cohesive "bloc" fused not only by their common heritage, but also by their opposition to the very existence of Israel. (jewishvirtuallibrary.org)
  • Even so, Arab leaders had been reluctant to turn too openly against Mr Assad, whose family is seen by many in the region as heroes for standing up to Israel. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • The Arab world is on fire," al-Jazeera reported on Jan. 27, while throughout the region, Western allies "are quickly losing their influence. (truth-out.org)
  • Thus, Turkey can't become the head of the Islamic World at the present stage because of its failed foreign policy and lack of capacity to play a leading role in the region. (rt.com)
  • Literature searches indicate there is a paucity of applied studies that investigate the drivers, sources, management, quantification, policies, interventions, and initiatives to reduce food loss and food waste in the Arab world, a region with more than 400 million inhabitants. (springer.com)
  • The studies also use sampling procedures that do not allow for generalization of results over the Arab region or even for making comparisons among studies. (springer.com)
  • A democratic and prosperous Arab world will make Turkey's standing in the region stronger, not weaker. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • Secretary General Ahmed Aboul Gheit told a council meeting Thursday on cooperation between the U.N. and the Arab League that "some parties in our region are trying to instigate fires in our region and we must be aware of that. (journalgazette.net)
  • Abe says: "A passage to de-escalating tension is difficult, but I hope to continue working for peace and stability in the region and the world. (journalgazette.net)
  • U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says the world cannot afford a major confrontation in the Persian Gulf region. (journalgazette.net)
  • Over the past couple of decades, the demographic transition from having high birth and death rates to low birth and death rates in the West Asian and North African region has resulted in the creation of a large number of young population constituting one-third of the total population of the Arab world. (countercurrents.org)
  • Now the demographic transition in the region led to a political transition in the name of Arab Spring since the end of 2010. (countercurrents.org)
  • As the Arab world is always chaotic due to its socio-political and economic profiles, the theme of the population study of this troubled region deserves much attention. (countercurrents.org)
  • Public Health in the Arab World (PHAW) is a international collaborative initiative that aims at mobilizing for a new public health in the Arab region. (edu.lb)
  • Some business leaders in the Arab region express a growing cynicism about the role the Egyptian army has assumed since the ouster of Hosni Mubarak. (upenn.edu)
  • If Washington wants to decrease volatility and violence in the Arab region, US foreign policy must advocate for the treatment of conflict-related mental health issues among Arab publics. (lobelog.com)
  • Trauma among Arabs will have long-term consequences for both individuals and communities throughout the region for generations. (lobelog.com)
  • Tackling the roots of the Arab Spring will require a radical rethink of how we operate in the region. (house.gov)
  • With the number of start-ups growing in Arab region, the ecosystem here for entrepreneurs is improving. (bi-me.com)
  • In ten pages this paper analyzes the Asian fiscal crisis in terms of its effects on the region and the world. (echeat.com)
  • The stock markets in the region suffered along with others around the world. (jewishpolicycenter.org)
  • This would have negative effects on the economy of the entire region because the demand for Arab workers in the oil-rich states would fall with consequent effect on their remittances. (jewishpolicycenter.org)
  • For us, the arrogance of power has blinded the west to its own record of misdeeds in our region, and today, the west, smug in its rich self assurance, insensitive to our predicament, perpetuates the very conditions that prevent us from rising to claim our rightful place among the nations of the world. (serageldin.com)
  • Some crop yields are expected to drop by 30 percent in a 2°C world and by 60 percent in a 4°C. For a region dependent on food imports, this could have serious consequences for food prices. (worldbank.org)
  • The human development index (a composite index measuring average achievement in three basic dimensions of human development-a long and healthy life, knowledge, and a decent standard of living) improved more slowly in region since the Arab Spring began in 2010 than it did before. (dayan.org)
  • In 2010, on the eve of the Arab uprisings, total and youth unemployment rates in the Arab world were the highest of any region, at 10 percent and 27 percent respectively. (dayan.org)
  • Armed conflict has destroyed the physical and social structure of the Arab region, causing massive loss of life not only among combatants, but also among civilians. (dayan.org)
  • Elaraby told Reuters the veto had been a "reality check" for Syria's opposition groups, who have so far refused the League's call to engage with President Bashar al-Assad's government, showing them that it was not Arabs blocking tougher action on Damascus but rather world powers who were not united. (reuters.com)
  • Damascus, SANA-With the participation of 87 teams of the Robotic clubs at the private, public and civil institutions, the national contest of World Robot Olympiad kicked off at al-Faiha'a Sports Hall in Damascus on Thursday. (sana.sy)
  • I'm not blaming them but the Syrian opposition was under an illusion that the Arab League was standing between them and the solution - the solution is the Libyan scenario. (reuters.com)
  • In what could yet prove to be the turning point of the crisis, opinion in the Arab world swung firmly against Bashar al-Assad, the Syrian president, for the first time since the uprising began in mid-March. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • The Arab world's relationship with the Syrian government has been nettlesome. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Concern that a growing number of protesters appeared to be resorting to arms helped trigger a call by the Arab League, which had previously been divided over how to respond to the Syrian crisis, for an "immediate" halt to military actions against protesters. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Even so, the sudden shift in policy will raise hopes that a more muscular approach by Arab states to the Syrian crisis could succeed where Western diplomacy and pressure has so far failed. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • During this period, they held an initial inter-agency meeting (FAO and WFP) to discuss the strategy and itinerary for the CFSAM as well as a number of meetings with the representatives of the Government of the Syrian Arab Republic, international organisations, the food security and nutrition clusters/sectors and representatives of the private sector. (wfp.org)
  • In what is undoubtedly the direst example from the Arab world, 45% of Syrian refugee children studied display symptoms of PTSD, 44% depression, 25% daily psychosomatic pains, and 20% daily headaches. (lobelog.com)
  • Turkey's policy of engaging different governments and political groups in the Arab world has transformed Middle Eastern politics. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • However, Arab governments are overlooking the dangers posed by desertification, water scarcity, floods, and torrents by not taking any meaningful action to stave off these threats and build a secure future for later generations. (jadaliyya.com)
  • The UAE did not experience the "Arab Spring" unrest seen elsewhere in the Middle East in 2010-11, partly because of the government's multi-year, $1.6-billion infrastructure investment plan for the poorer northern emirates, and its aggressive pursuit of advocates of political reform. (cia.gov)
  • Observers of Egypt's 2011 "Arab Spring" often point to social media as the glue that bound together opponents of former president Hosni Mubarak. (jpost.com)
  • ANKARA - As the Arab Spring enters its fourth month, it faces challenges but also presents opportunities. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • Indeed, the Arab Spring strengthens rather than weakens Turkey's position in the Arab world, and vindicates the new strategic thrust of Turkish foreign policy. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • Known as the Arab Spring, many of these protest movements had a similar set of demands: freedom, dignity and democracy. (wtop.com)
  • The heightened repression and stifling of freedom of expression in Saudi Arabia forced many dissidents and opponents to flee the country and, like their Arab Spring peers, exercise their opposition in the diaspora. (wtop.com)
  • In Palestine , Iraq , and Lebanon contemporary violence and conflict pre-date the Arab Spring. (lobelog.com)
  • Prior to the Arab Spring, there was a surprising and troubling dearth of mental-health research in the Arab world. (lobelog.com)
  • Over the past three years, this Committee has spent much time examining and debating various U.S. policy responses to the Arab Spring. (house.gov)
  • The United States has not been blind to the economic dimension of the Arab Spring. (house.gov)
  • Now the same must be done for the Middle East, where the Arab Spring presents arguably the largest regional political transformation - and the largest political challenge -- since the end of the Cold War. (house.gov)
  • In this article, we identify the focal points of the discussions about the models that the Arab world should adopt from Turkey and Iran, as proposed by leading public intellectuals, leaders, and think tanks, during the period between 2002 and 2012 prior to the eruption of the Arab Spring and during its first stage. (insightturkey.com)
  • Starting in November 2010, the Arab world experienced a comprehensive and profound shock, which has been dubbed as the "Arab Spring. (insightturkey.com)
  • In fact, the desire to register the same achievements (real or imagined) as Iran and Turkey was a major ingredient of the unrest in much of the Arab world during the Arab Spring, and this desire contributed significantly to the waves of protest against the existing order during the first stage of the Arab Spring from 2010-2012. (insightturkey.com)
  • Heilbrunn's Exhibit A is Arab support for U.S. policies targeting Iran, revealed by leaked cables. (truth-out.org)
  • Much of the sediment clouding the water in this image of the Persian Gulf is from the Shatt al Arab River, which enters the Gulf in the north along the Iran-Iraq border. (cia.gov)
  • This article will shed light on the discourse in the Arab world about taking Turkey and Iran as models for emulation, and on these models' contribution to the demands for change raised by diverse public figures, journalists, and scholars and deemed to be realistic and appropriate for the Arab world. (insightturkey.com)
  • Arabs would continue working to end the crisis but had a limited scope to act without international support, he said. (reuters.com)
  • These findings suggest that PTSD and other trauma-related mental health issues resulting from widespread conflict are, and will be, a public health crisis in the Arab world. (lobelog.com)
  • Diplomatic crises World War I and the Cuban Missile Crisis are contrasted and compared. (echeat.com)
  • Tel Aviv, Washington and NATO are taking advantage of the upheavals in the Arab World. (real-agenda.com)
  • It depicted the Ottomans as foreigners and the British as liberators and sought to advance broader British military and political strategy against the Ottomans in World War I. The title, masthead (which declared the paper "Arabic in principle and purpose, established in Baghdad by Arabs and for Arabs"), and content all sought to present the paper as homegrown and Arab in allegiance. (wdl.org)
  • Arabs had agreed economic sanctions but Syria's neighbors did not implement them, blunting their impact. (reuters.com)
  • The current formation of policy vis-à-vis Israel within this regional structure demonstrates that Israel is no longer an unwelcome pariah (if it ever was), and indicates that Israel may indeed establish a sovereign existence amongst its Arab neighbors. (jewishvirtuallibrary.org)
  • A non-Arab state, like Turkey, can't rule the Arab World, Egypt's interim foreign minister, Nabil Fahmy, told RT Arabic in an exclusive interview, calling Ankara's ambitions to restore the Ottoman Empire groundless due to failed relations with neighbors. (rt.com)
  • Libyan Leader Qaddafi: People in Arab And Islamic World, Africa. (memri.org)
  • All The People In The Arab And Islamic World And In Africa Applauded This Man [Obama]. (memri.org)
  • But we were taken by surprise when our African Kenyan brother [Obama], who is an American national, made statements that shocked all his supporters in the Arab world, in Africa, and in the Islamic world. (memri.org)
  • [1] The Institute promotes cooperation and exchanges between France and the Arab nations, particularly in the areas of science and technology , contributing to the understanding between the Arab world and Europe . (wikipedia.org)
  • Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population. (worldlifeexpectancy.com)
  • As hardware is changing so rapidly there is a deluge of obsolete technology in the Western world which is finding its way to Arab nations and into the hands of those previously not necessarily able to afford up-to-date smart phones and tablets. (theallineed.com)
  • Arab societies today are in a similar position. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • Historically, the age grading has not been part of the feature of Arab societies. (countercurrents.org)
  • I chose this topic for my Model Arab League (MAL) research paper recognizing the importance of education and understanding it is the one deficit in the Arab world responsible for many other deficiencies in Arab societies ranging from poverty to restricted political and individual freedoms. (echeat.com)
  • The Arab societies of today want to define themselves in terms of the present and the future, but still retaining their links to their heritage, without remaining captives of the past. (serageldin.com)
  • Imagine for a moment the Arab standing on his land whether in Lebanon or the West Bank and looking down or across into Israel. (pjmedia.com)
  • no such "bloc," either ideologically or territorially, currently exists, and historical objections to Israel's existence have been muted in today's world. (jewishvirtuallibrary.org)
  • With the increase in environmental awareness, we truly believe that in today's world businesses have to operate efficiently, economically and ecologically if they want to be successful," said Pradeep Kumar, head of business solutions at Toshiba Gulf. (arabnews.com)
  • Arab foreign ministers meet again next week to discuss the fate of the monitoring mission after six Gulf Arab states, Jordan and Morocco withdrew their teams. (reuters.com)
  • is the sense of frustration that has afflicted the [Arab and Muslim] peoples, as well as many of their leaders, statesmen, writers and commentators. (memri.org)
  • Arabic is used as the lingua franca throughout the Arab world. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Arab states, Modern Standard Arabic is used by the government. (wikipedia.org)
  • An Arab is a person whose language is Arabic, who lives in an Arabic country, and who is in sympathy with the aspirations of the Arabic people. (wikipedia.org)
  • As an alternative to, or in combination with, the standard territorial definition, the Arab world may be defined as consisting of peoples and states united to at least some degree by Arabic language, culture or geographic contiguity, or those states or territories in which the majority of the population speaks Arabic, and thus may also include populations of the Arab diaspora. (wikipedia.org)
  • While Arabic dialects are spoken in a number of Arab League states, Literary Arabic is official in all of them. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Orientalist art movement - which reached its height in the 19th Century during the unravelling of the Ottoman Empire and the rise of French and British colonial ambitions in the Arabic speaking world - brought the land that was south of the Mediterranean and east of Greece into the western cultural imagination like never before. (bbc.com)
  • This perception continues to gain traction in the Arab and Muslim world, and Western books that encourage this outlook are quickly translated [into Arabic]. (memri.org)
  • Arabic edition: Center for Arab Unity Studies, 2013). (edu.lb)
  • "The Politics of Written Language in the Arab World connects the fascinating field of contemporary written Arabic with the central sociolinguistic notions of language ideology and diglossia. (uio.no)
  • He has ordered a revision of Egypt's relations with all the states on the world map "without exception," including the US, which had significant influence on the country's previous government. (rt.com)
  • Special to WorldTribune.com Egypt's struggling tourism industry would get a major shot in the arm if the country lifted restrictions on Arab tourists, the head of an Egyptian travel association said. (worldtribune.com)
  • Our argument is that reforming the way that energy is priced in the Arab world will prove to be beneficial from many different perspectives, offering potential avenues that can be taken to lead the reform. (issuu.com)
  • When an ancillary linguistic definition is used in combination with the standard territorial definition, various parameters may be applied[clarification needed] to determine whether a state or territory should be included in this alternative definition of the Arab world. (wikipedia.org)
  • As members of the Arab League, however, they are considered part of the Arab world under the standard territorial definition. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Arab world today, with special attention to Iraq . (serageldin.com)
  • Turkish officials have stated on various occasions that change in the Arab world is inevitable and must reflect people's legitimate demands for justice, freedom, and prosperity. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • Arabs deserve freedom, security and prosperity as much as any other people, and Turkey stands to gain from a democratic, pluralist, and prosperous Arab world. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • The discussions aim to encourage people to exchange ideas and learn from each other to jointly contribute to the development of human civilization, and build a world with lasting peace and security, openness and tolerance as well as common prosperity. (arabstoday.net)
  • Amnesty International quickly sought to disabuse him, pointing out in a letter that 'homosexuality stopped being seen as an illness or a 'perversion' by world medical organizations and associations decades ago. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • It was then that many Jews sought a safe haven in the Arab world, continuing a period of relatively peaceful co-existence that remained in place until the mid-20th Century. (foreignpolicyjournal.com)
  • Not only are they fighting against the legitimate aspirations of the Arab people, they are manipulating the Arab geo-political landscape as part of their strategy to control Eurasia. (real-agenda.com)
  • Using examples from around the world can be illustrative: During conflict in Burundi , war-related psychological distress was found in 44% of individuals studied during conflict and 29% two years after conflict, whereas 57% of Ugandan students exhibited " clinically significant " levels of PTSD four years after the end of war. (lobelog.com)
  • Jack Wilson said to communicate described the shop Political Culture and Conflict Resolution in the Arab World of God did that if every unique in the West was the Relativistic potential to ' ask the relation ', all MsoNormal' in the service would be provided here, suggesting a Toxicologic Interaction notified with positioning, addition, and 3pass. (favorlabel.com)
  • Indeed, the idea put forth in the book had its effect, so that most of the scholars, intellectuals and leaders that comprise the elites in the Arab world believe that the Jews run everything in the world and that the world is a mere toy for Israel to play with. (memri.org)
  • Arab intellectuals, activists, and youth leaders of different political inclinations have taken a keen interest in what some describe as the "Turkish model. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • B ack in the Middle East for a few months, I find myself astounded by the absence of the strong voices of Arab intellectuals. (foreignpolicyjournal.com)
  • This void created by the absence of Arab intellectuals (reduced to talking heads with few original ideas, and engaged in useless TV 'debates') has been filled by extremist voices tirelessly advocating a genocidal future for everyone. (foreignpolicyjournal.com)
  • In the hands of scholars and intellectuals, Islam influenced much of the world. (foreignpolicyjournal.com)
  • This will not be easy to achieve given the enormous engagement of the US in its "war on terror", and the profound changes occurring at an ever faster pace in the Arab and Muslim worlds. (serageldin.com)
  • Arab nationalism arose in the second half of the 19th century along with other nationalist movements within the Ottoman Empire . (wikipedia.org)
  • In the Arab world, the U.S. and its allies have regularly supported radical Islamists, sometimes to prevent the threat of secular nationalism. (truth-out.org)
  • Issued by the British authorities, it served as a mouthpiece for the British administration at a time of rising Iraqi and Arab nationalism. (wdl.org)
  • With over 3,900 exhibitors, the Arab Health Congress is the leading educational healthcare conference series in the Middle East and Northern Africa and one of the largest medical shows in the world. (thomasnet.com)
  • The Arab Health Congress provides us with the unique opportunity to highlight our comprehensive suite of imaging, diagnostic and surgical healthcare solutions in one venue," said David Harding, Group Senior Vice President and General Manager, Women's Health. (thomasnet.com)
  • As a single-source supplier of world-class imaging, diagnostic and surgical products, we are committed to helping clinicians identify diseases earlier when the chance of successful treatment is at its greatest - an enormous benefit to patients and healthcare systems. (thomasnet.com)
  • At this juncture, as most of the states in the Arab world have limited infrastructure facilities and lack productive human resources but with a bulging youth population, the future will be dependent on how this vacuum is filled and what strategies are adopted to address these issues. (countercurrents.org)
  • It is widely believed that neither Israel nor its predecessor, the Jewish political entity in mandatory Palestine ( yishuv ) , has ever been accepted by Middle Eastern Arabs as a partner worthy of dialogue. (jewishvirtuallibrary.org)
  • Mirek Dusek, Deputy Head of the Centre for Geopolitical and Regional Affairs at the World Economic Forum, says: "The Arab world will need its private sector to address youth unemployment, the current skills gap for the Fourth Industrial Revolution and the inclusion of women in the workforce. (weforum.org)
  • In accordance with this dialectical understanding, the Jewish goal of attaining sovereignty has often been portrayed as a political interest to which no Arab could ever agree. (jewishvirtuallibrary.org)
  • The status of the Zionist propaganda in Europe and America was the opposite of its status in the Arab and Muslim world: [the West] fought books that discussed the Jewish control of the world, as well as the authors and publishers of [these books]. (memri.org)
  • Complaints by Arab states led the United Nation's cultural arm, UNESCO, to cancel the opening of an exhibition on the Jewish presence in the land of Israel. (haaretz.com)
  • Thanks to Muslim scientists during the Islamic Golden Age, Alchemy, mathematics, philosophy, physics and even agricultural methods were passed from the Arabs-Muslim, Christian, Jewish and Persian scholars-to medieval Europe beginning as early as the 12th Century and lasting for hundreds of years. (foreignpolicyjournal.com)
  • Due to these cultural challenges, Arabs often express psychological problems in physical terms , thus avoiding the mental-health stigma and rejecting the few mental health services that may exist. (lobelog.com)
  • Compare Arab Emirates and Togo health profiles including life expectancy history, causes of death and population dynamics side by side. (worldlifeexpectancy.com)
  • The study titled Whole genome sequencing in the Middle Eastern Qatari population identifies genetic associations with 45 clinically relevant traits highlights a vital piece of information creating a better understanding of the genetic risk factors that are specific to the Arab population, including those that are shared with other ethnicities. (ddw-online.com)
  • Between 1980 and 2010 the share of the rural to total population in the Arab world dropped significantly from about 60 percent to around 40 percent. (wordpress.com)
  • [2] By 2007, the Arab League declared that more than half the Arab population was living at less than the two-dollar per day benchmark. (wordpress.com)
  • Around half the population in the Arab world was spending more than half of its income on purchasing food. (wordpress.com)
  • In 2010 the proportion of the Arab population aged 15-24 peaked at 20 percent. (dayan.org)
  • Khalid Al Rumaihi, Chief Executive of the Bahrain Economic Development Board, which partnered with the World Economic Forum to produce the list of start-ups, said: "Across the Middle East, entrepreneurs are devising increasingly innovative ways to tackle the evolving societal challenges of the Fourth Industrial Revolution with novel applications of technology. (weforum.org)
  • World Health Organization. (who.int)
  • I am actually hurt that Baghdad ranked among the worst cities in the world," said Amir Al-Chalabi, head of the Humanitarian Construction Organization, an NGO which runs civic campaigns aimed at improving the city's services. (islamicvoice.com)
  • Indeed, Turkey is probably the only country that has been able to promote relations at the two levels in the Arab world. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • Secretary Albright, as someone who served this country with great wisdom and courage during a time of great political and economic transformation around the world, you offer unique insight into how the U.S. can best respond to the challenges we face in the Middle East today. (house.gov)
  • The U.N. resolution would have backed an Arab initiative calling for Assad to step aside and delegate powers to a deputy to begin dialogue with the opposition. (reuters.com)
  • This World Congress of Allergy Scientific Congress is the first of many such opportunities. (bio-medicine.org)
  • A show produced with photos, videos and personal accounts from our Observers around the world - all checked by our staff here in Paris. (france24.com)
  • The event took place in the 4th arrondissement of Paris, between the Arab World Institute and the Maison européenne de la photographie and six others places, such as the Cité internationale des arts in Paris, the city hall of the 4th arrondissement, Photo12 Galerie, Galerie Basia Embiricos, Galerie Boa and Graine de Photographe. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the outset, it is important to first acknowledge what is perhaps the very first Arab art collection online belonging to respected Saudi businessman Adel al-Mandil whose Kinda Foundation held a historically important exhibition at the Institut du Monde Arabe in Paris in 2002. (alarabiya.net)
  • Pursuing a science career in the Arab world is challenging, but women embarking on this path may find challenges that their male peers do not face. (nature.com)
  • Yet there was no sign of Mr Assad heeding the disapprobation of his Arab peers. (telegraph.co.uk)