Tag Archives: USAID

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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Michigan State aims to build agricultural expertise in Africa + Asia

Last month, it was announced that Michigan State will lead a $7.3 million grant to strengthen agricultural research institutions and support agricultural degrees in Ghana, Uganda, Mali, Mozambique, and Bangladesh.  Named the Borlaug Higher Education Agricultural Research and Development (BHEARD) … 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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