Brain Drain: why a quarter of young Arabs want to leave their countries

Young people under the age of 25 make up over 60% of the Middle East’s population. The wave of young people temporarily moving abroad to further their education is not a new phenomenon.

However, despite tough international visa restrictions, more and more young people are choosing migrate permanently. A study by Silatech showed that a staggering 26% of young people across the region want to migrate and leave their countries in search of better opportunities…