Pay strike at Israel's public universities
Faculty at Israel’s seven public universities have gone on strike in support of a 16 per cent salary increase, in line with pay awards to researchers at government research institutes.
Moroccan delegate to chair Unesco board
Morocco’s permanent delegate to Unesco, Aziza Bennani, has been elected to chair the organisation’s executive board for two years.
Benin reopens after student protests
The University of Benin is to reopen on November 12 after a two-month closure caused by protests over a student union election.