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University partnerships + new research uncovering challenges

There is a relatively new initiative by USAID that has the same name as this blog. Well, almost the same name. Higher Education for Development (HED) is a joint initiative of USAID and the US Department of State to manage “innovative partnerships … Continue reading

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Who wants to build research capacity in sub-Saharan Africa?

Developed countries have achieved their level of development through research that led to new technologies and their subsequent application. Developing countries now recognize the importance of research as a major driver of socio-economic advancement. …in Africa, much of the research … Continue reading

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India-US Higher Ed Partnerships (+ Grant Opportunity)

Based in New Delhi, the United States-India Education Foundation administers the Fulbright Program for India, offers a few other educational grants, and provides Indian students advice on American universities.  These are the important bricks and mortar of international education exchange. But … Continue reading

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USAID Higher Education Solutions Network

In February 2012, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) released a request for proposals for a Higher Education Solutions Network.  The full, 57-page RFP can be found here.  Initial statements of interest were due in July. According to … Continue reading

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