New reports from a non-profit education watchdog reveal Qatar’s government curriculum promotes intolerance of religious minorities, while the UAE educational system champions acceptance of the other.
Students at a school in Dubai. (UAE Ministry of Education)
Intolerance in Qatari textbooks
High-rise buildings of downtown Doha, photographed in the background, as women and a man walk by the sea in Doha, Qatar. (File photo: AP)
Acceptance in UAE textbooks
Teachers at a Moral Education training in 2017 in the United Arab Emirates. (File photo: UAE Ministry of Education)
An empty classroom that's been cleaned amid the coronavirus pandemic sits prepared for students at the GEMS Wellington Academy in Dubai on Aug. 17, 2020. (AP)