News with tag 'capacity building'

Date: 20/03/2017

How can universities address both local and global demands to make a positive contribution to society? A new report, launched by the

Date: 05/08/2016

The ACU is delighted to announce the winners of the 2016 ACU Titular Fellowships. These awards provide academics from various disciplines with the opportunity to visit prestigious institutions across the Commonwealth between October 2016 and ...

Date: 21/04/2016

‘Universities should take active responsibility for acts of ragging and gender-based violence amongst students and staff’, said the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka, The Honorable Ranil Wickremesinghe, in opening a joint conference ...

Date: 07/12/2015

The Association of Commonwealth Scholarships (ACU) and the University of the South Pacific (USP) have just signed an agreement for USP to host Commonwealth Scholarships from 2016.

USP will be welcoming one Commonwealth Scholar to ...

Date: 11/07/2014

Twelve universities from Africa have been selected to take part in a new ACU-run project that will help them to develop their academic staff early on in their careers.

The project, called ‘ Tags: Africa, research, training, early careers, capacity building, open access, STARS

Date: 17/03/2014

African universities are gradually introducing new mechanisms to encourage the uptake of research by key stakeholders, although much more remains to be done. These are the findings of a benchmarking exercise undertaken by the Development ...

Date: 20/02/2012

The Deputy Secretary General of the ACU, Dr John Kirkland, was invited to give evidence to the UK House of Commons Science and Technology Select Committee inquiry into the Department for International Development’s (DFID’s) support ...