News with tag 'education'

Date: 03/06/2019

Some of the biggest names in higher education from across East Africa were brought together in Kigali, Rwanda, recently. The reason for this illustrious assembly of university leaders was the 2019 network meeting for the PEBL programme. The ...

Date: 22/08/2018

“Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.”  Tags: Africa, Ghana, education, scholarships, Leaders

Date: 10/08/2018

On Friday 10 August 2018, this year's International Youth Day celebrations will begin, with ...

Date: 25/07/2018

UK-India collaboration in higher education is in the spotlight this week, as Sam Gyimah the UK's minster for Minister for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation visits India to meet with ministers, innovators and entrepreneurs. The ...

Date: 12/07/2018

The ACU's role in mainstreaming the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) was centre stage at the United Nations yesterday (11 July 2018), as ACU Chief Executive and Secretary General Dr Joanna Newman showcased our work – and that of our ...

Date: 01/05/2018

Opening today (2 May), Going Global 2018 – the British Council ...

Date: 20/04/2018

Today was the final day of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), which saw the ACU call on Commonwealth governments to give higher education the recognition it deserves. The Tags: collaboration, Commonwealth, education, CHOGM

Date: 08/03/2018

Today is International Women’s Day (IWD), a time to reflect on progress made in women’s rights, and to press forward for gender parity. This year, the theme for IWD is

Date: 26/02/2018

Following the conclusion of the 20th Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers (20CCEM) in Fiji, the importance of higher education in achieving sustainable development was formally recognised in the

Date: 22/02/2018

Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland called for

Date: 19/02/2018

Dr Joanna Newman, ACU Chief Executive and Secretary General, is attending the Tags: conference, Commonwealth, education, CCEM

Date: 25/01/2018

The British Council and the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) are pleased to announce the signing of ...

Date: 12/12/2017

Education ministers will consider the role of universities in combating climate change and building resilience, as part of discussions at the Tags: development, Commonwealth, education, CCEM

Date: 22/11/2017

'How can higher education meet the changing needs of employment?'

This was the question delegates sought to answer at the third

Date: 06/11/2017

The ACU is leading an innovative new project – Partnership for Enhanced and Blended Learning (PEBL) – designed to address the critical staff shortages facing universities in east Africa, while improving outcomes for students.

Date: 02/10/2017

ACU member institution Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore is offering four fully-funded Commonwealth PhD Scholarships.

Announcing the new scholarships, NTU Associate Provost (Graduate Education), Professor Yue ...

Date: 18/09/2017

A new partnership between the Commonwealth Secretariat and the Association of Commonwealth Universities will boost the impact of international higher education on social and economic development initiatives across member countries.

The ...

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