Amid the historic events that swept the Middle East and North Africa early in 2011, Morocco initiated important political and social changes of its own, with King Mohammed VI spearheading the drafting of a new Constitution, as well as laying out a broad range of reforms to respond to popular demands for more democratic governance and better economic opportunities.
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Climate change is already affecting the Arab World in dire ways. It will cause e extreme heat to spread across more of the land for longer periods of time, making some regions unlivable and reducing growing areas for agriculture.
A new report provides the first comprehensive analysis of the state of early childhood development in the Middle East and North Africa. The report shows that deficits before, during, and after birth tend to be irreversible and perpetuate cycles of poverty and inequality.