Photos and article published by Al Fanar, Oct. 2013. Delegates at Doha’s 2013 WISE conference discussed what needs to happen to improve education around the world.
Published on Role/Reboot, Oct. 2013. New anti-rape underwear is just another way for women to shoulder the burden of sexual violence and misogyny. But if they could help keep you safe, would you wear them?
Article and photo published by Al Fanar, Oct. 2013. A 2013 survey of students in four Gulf countries shows they are still struggling to prepare students for university life and the workforce despite spending billions revamping education.
Published by Al Fanar, Oct. 2013. Women in the Gulf are better educated than men. So why are they lagging behind in employment?
Published by Wamda.com, Sept. 2013. The pan-Arab reality-TV competition, Stars of Science, is back with more women than ever before.
Story published by Wamda.com, Sept. 2013. When Diana Al-Dajani found out that her five-year-old son hated learning Arabic, she got creative.
Published by Qatar Happening Magazine, Sept. 2013. QH sat down for an exclusive interview with British West End legend, Michael Ball, who performed recently at Abu Dhabi’s Summerfest. We find out what keeps his love for musical theatre alive and kicking.
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Story published by Wamda.com, May 2013. I chat with the CNA-Q Entrepreneurship Centre to find out what prevents locals from launching their own businesses in Qatar.