How can social entrepreneurship empower young people in North Africa, and what role can international organisations play? In this guest post, Roland Singer-Kingsmith, program manager of the Cisco Entrepreneur Institute in Cairo, offers a few ideas. CAIRO -- One doesn’t have to spend much time in Egypt to recognise the nightmarish quality of its job market. When your taxi driver has
No recent event has done more to change perceptions of Muslims in the West than the Arab Spring. Images of young male Muslim terrorists or of Muslim women clad in burqas have yielded to those of the peaceful protestors in Tahrir Square who yearn for the kinds of values and freedoms that those in the West see as the cornerstones
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