The Key to Addressing Poverty in Morocco

April 01, 2017

Stimulating the private sector through education and small businesses is critical to alleviating poverty in Morocco. Poverty has always been a serious obstacle to the growth of developing countries, and Morocco is no exception. Stymied in part through several decades of colonialization by two...

Implications of Morocco’s Bifurcated Educational System (Part 2/2)

March 17, 2014

One of Morocco's most pressing national problems is its high illiteracy rate. Moving on from part one, can we debate that the French system is only benefiting the middle- and upper-class in Morocco? The French system generally requires students to be in the classroom...

Implications of Morocco’s Bifurcated Educational System (Part 1/2)

March 14, 2014

One of Morocco’s most pressing national problems is its high illiteracy rate. In Morocco, policymakers have implemented several groundbreaking initiatives aiming to create educational programs to empower rural women. Despite progress in this realm, there are still ongoing tensions within the...