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Welcome to the Al Qasimi Foundation Podcast Channel!

Below are episodes that comprise our various podcast series: Policy & Practice, Majlis, and Speeches & Symposium. Visit our SoundCloud for additional playlists sorted thematically by our priority areas: education, arts and culture, health, and urban planning.

  • Strengthening The Basic Skills Of Arab Students: Insights From Cognitive Science

    Majlis Series
    Dr. Helen Abadzi
    May 08, 2016

    Arab Gulf countries have invested heavily in education, but scores in international comparative assessments suggest that, to compete with the rest of the world, Arab students must perform better in reading and math.

  • Public Private Partnerships in Education in the UAE: A Model for Success? Posted 1 year ago1 year

    Majlis Series
    Samar Farah
    April 24, 2016

    The private sector has historically played an important role in driving economic growth in the UAE. Its growing involvement in education in recent years has been instigated by two factors. The first is the expansion of private education provision globally, and in the Gulf region specifically.