Author Archive | Hiba Salem

University of Aleppo

COVID-19 and conflict: challenges and hopes for an alternative future in higher education in Syria

This blog was written by Basma Hajir, a PhD Candidate in Education for Peacebuilding at the University of Cambridge, and Hiba Salem, a Research Associate at the REAL Centre, the University of Cambridge. This blog is part of a series from the REAL Centre reflecting on the impacts of the current COVID-19 pandemic on research […]

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Why the voices of Syrian refugee students matter: listening to what they have to say

This blog was written by Hiba Salem, the University of Cambridge. For the 2017 UKFIET conference, 23 individuals were provided with bursaries to assist them to participate and present at the conference. The researchers were asked to write a short piece about their experience. Refugee = Oncoming masses. War. Fight or flee. Perish. Crisis. Others. […]

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