The weather diary Mohammed al-Shaker kept as a child in Jordan was the start of a successful forecasting service, ArabiaWeather – good news for other young entrepreneurs in a country in economic crisis.
Brandeins International, 08/2018
A Helping Hack
Can technology make the world a better place? This enticing proposition is being put to the test in Jordan by training Syrian refugees in IT.
Brandeins International, 02/2017
Lina Khalifeh founded Jordan’s first self-defense studio for women. She teaches women to stand up for their rights with words and, when necessary, their fists.
Deine Korrespondentin, 21.09.2017
From Your Pan to Europe’s Gas Stations
Why an Egyptian start-up wants your used cooking-oil.
Egypt Independent, 26.12.2017
Up close with Egypt’s small but growing tango community
While the intimacy it entails at first aroused some skepticism, a vibrant and dedicated tango community has evolved in Egypt that has attracted internationally renowned dancers.
Egypt Independent, 11.12.2017
For German Volunteers in Israel, Less Guilt, More Curiosity
More than half of all non-Jewish volunteers in Israel come from Germany; the Holocaust remains a sensitive topic for them even if it wasn’t the catalyst for volunteering.