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NORRAG News 54: Education, Training and Agenda 2030: What Progress One Year On?

Multiple Authors
July 01, 2017

The Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi Foundation for Policy Research is pleased to partner with NORRAG to make select articles from its most recent edition of NORRAG News available in Arabic. Published twice a year, NORRAG News is a digital analytical report with articles addressing the policy implications of research findings and the potential impact of new policies on international education and training formulated by development agencies, foundations, and NGOs. Articles are selected for Arabic translation based on their relevance and potential interest to policymakers in the MENA region.


Articles available in Arabic from the recent 54th edition of NORRAG News published in December 2016:

  • Editorial: From Millennium Development Goal 2 (MDG2) to Sustainable Development Goal 4 (SDG 4): Strides and challenges in the MENA region Author: Sahar ElAsad
  • The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) One Year On: The Case of Education (SDG4) Author: Kenneth King
  • SDG? What is that? Author: Claudio de Moura Castro
  • Oman Reacts to the Ambitions of SDG4 Author: Mohamed Al Yaqoubi
  • The Role and Impact of Gulf Philanthropy in Relation to SDG4 Author: Susan Kippels
  • How Achievable are the SDGs? Lessons from an MDG Case Study Author: Ed Maher
  • Showing their Workings: How the Private Sector Can Contribute to the Achievement of the SDGs Author: Tom Eats
  • Rewriting the Ambition of SDG4: The Risk of Narrow Global Indicators Author: Kathleen Moriarty
  • Only Half the Data are Available to Monitor Progress to SDG4. But are the Global Indicators Fit for Purpose? Author: Silvia Montoya
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