Improving Food Security in the Arab World

Although on the brink of food insecurity, there are still several ways for Arab countries to mitigate the stresses of food insecurity for their citizens. Countries in the Arab world can take a number of steps to increase their food security. These...

Mental Health in Egypt: Challenges and Progress

While the mental health sector in Egypt may be better than its regional counterparts, it is still underdeveloped compared to the West. Progress is slow on the newly implemented plan by the government and thousands of Egyptians still don’t have...

Bayanat Box Explains: What is a Household Survey?

Household surveys collect information at the household level A household is considered as being a group of people (family or non-family members) sharing the same residence and who have a joint budget. In other terms, all members of the household...

Rising Temperatures in the Arab World

The Arab world is warming up as a result of climate change. Check out how some Arab capitals such as Riyadh, Baghdad, Damascus and Amman will be impacted as a result. Global warming has resulted in increases in earth’s temperature over the past...