London, 14 January 2014 – For years, even decades, there has been discussion about Arab public-university professors not getting paid enough, but the actual numbers were often impossible to come by.
London, 5 December 2013 – Al-Fanar Media, the online publication founded by the Alexandria Trust that covers higher education in the Arab world, is expanding its readership and journalistic reach, and improving its coverage of research.
London, 28 November 2013 – The Alexandria Trust announced this week that Dayna Bahig has joined the organisation's team as honorary representative in Alexandria, Egypt.
London, 14 November 2013 – Al-Fanar Media, a project of the Alexandria Trust, has received a grant from the U.N. Democracy Fund for work that will expand the depth and range of Arab education journalism and spur public discussion of education.
London, 14 November 2013 – At a dinner hosted by the Alexandria Trust at the Royal Society in his honour, Ismail Serageldin, Founding Director of the Library of Alexandria, delivered remarks on “Education and the Future of the Arab World”.
London, 14 October 2013 – The Alexandria Trust convened today a timely roundtable on governance in Egyptian universities, a critical sector for the long-term success of the Egyptian society and economy.
London, 18 July 2013 – Ismail Serageldin, Director of the Library of Alexandria in Egypt and Farouk El-Baz, Director of Boston University Center for Remote Sensing shared their insights on higher education with readers of Al-Fanar Media.
Leipzig, 6 July 2013 – Frances Guy, Representative for UN Women in Iraq and board member of the Alexandria Trust, presented the vision of the Trust to the Global Skills Exchange (GSx) conference in Leipzig, Germany, alongside WorldSkills 2013.
St. Louis, 30 May 2013 – St. Louis became the meeting place for all concerned with education matters, as thousands came to attend the 65th NAFSA annual conference.
London, 7 May 2013 – The Alexandria Trust is pleased to announce its participation in the upcoming conference of NAFSA: Association of International Educators in St. Louis, Missouri, May 27 – 31.