Published on 21 February 2024
Scholars completed an online course equipping them with the knowledge and skills needed to address the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Published on 20 February 2024
The group will represent the voice of higher education in the Commonwealth and drive forward progress on education policy commitments.
Published on 13 February 2024
Professor Colin Riordan CBE, former President and Vice-Chancellor of Cardiff University, UK has been appointed as the ACU's next Secretary General.
Published on 11 January 2024
Originally published in HEPI, in this blog Professor Colin Riordan, Secretary General and Chief Executive of the ACU, outlines why higher education must be at the centre of development efforts.
Published on 15 December 2023
The ACU is committed to transforming lives through higher education.
Published on 15 December 2023
The ACU and Cefas today announce the launch of the OCPP scholarships in Sri Lanka, bringing the scholarships to students in a total of 10 different countries.
Published on 14 December 2023
Daniel Otieno Okech, a Fellow in the 2023-24 ACU Commonwealth Futures Climate Research Cohort, shares his thoughts on COP28.
Published on 12 December 2023
Dr Ephias Mugari, Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Venda, South Africa, and a Fellow in the 2023-24 ACU Commonwealth Futures Climate Research Cohort, shares his reflections from COP28
Published on 29 November 2023
Funded through the UK’s £500 million Blue Planet Fund, the OCPP Scholarships have now opened for applications at universities in Senegal and Mozambique for the forthcoming academic year.
Published on 26 October 2023
The ACU and University College London hosted the International Forum on Higher Education and the Climate Crisis, an event showcasing the findings of the Climate-U project.
Published on 16 October 2023
The ACU and the Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (Cefas) announce the expansion of the OCPP Scholarships to four new countries.
Published on 21 July 2023
Professor Colin Riordan – President and Vice-Chancellor of Cardiff University, UK – has been appointed as the ACU's Interim Secretary General and Chief Executive.
Published on 19 July 2023
ACU Summer School 2023 took place this year at Stellenbosch University, South Africa.
Published on 18 July 2023
This elected body brings university leaders from ACU member universities around the world together, with a shared responsibility to oversee its strategic direction.
Published on 11 July 2023
SEDA's Ruth Brown on cascade learning and the Carpe Diem model, and why they are such a good fit for the ACU led PEBL programme.
Published on 10 July 2023
The Association of Commonwealth Universities and York University are to host a one-day symposium on the challenges of inequity on campus and beyond.
Published on 06 July 2023
Our latest issue - titled Humanities for a better world – explores how the humanities are helping to meet the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Published on 05 July 2023
A new partnership with UN-Habitat to help tackle the urgent issues raised by rapid urbanisation.
Published on 03 May 2023
ACU announce second training and development programme for emerging climate researchers.
Published on 24 April 2023
Joanna Newman will take up the role of Provost from September 2023.