A Blue Print for the Renaissance of Science and Technology and Economic Development in the Islamic Realm

The Arab Human Development Report (AHDR) 2003 has been published by the UNDP. Before its publication I had written an article: ‘A Critical Appreciation of the AHDR (2002)’. An unpublished copy of this article was mailed to the Chief, regional Programme Division, UNDP (Regional Bureau of Arab States).* The present appraisal supplements the comments made Read More »

Strategy for Renaissance of Science and Technology in Islamic Countries

The Arab Human Development Report (2002) published by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) is a well-documented study in which facts have been meticulously marshaled, systematically analyzed, and some very valid and logical conclusions have been drawn regarding the backwardness of the Arab region.  However, the data on the number and proportion of students, by Read More »