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The latest edition of IAU Horizons (Vol. 20. No.1 and No.2) now available online

2014/07/03
The In Focus section of the magazine includes 14 papers focusing on the theme: ICTs in education – revolution or evolution? Several focus more specifically on the issue of the MOOCS. The magazine also provides Report on the IAU 2014 International Conference, Iquitos, on the theme: Blending Higher...

HEDBIB reaches 38,000 records

2014/06/20
HEDBIB, the IAU's International Bibliographic Database on Higher Education has now reached 38,000 records. HEDBIB contains references and abstracts of the latest research articles and publications worldwide on higher education. Where available, links are provided to full text electronic documents...

IAU HEEFA Newsletter No 22 published

IAU HEEFA Newsletter No 22
2014/06/19
IAU has released the 22nd issue of the HEEFA Newsletter. Stay better informed about the IAU project on higher education for Education for All (HEEFA) and related HEEFA news. Learn more about HEEFA with selected information sources and how you can advance higher education for EFA through calls of...

IAU position in UNESCO vision of education post 2015

2014/06/11
As an elected Member of the Coordination Group of the Collective Consultation of NGOs on EFA (CCNGO/EFA), the IAU participated at two critical events: 2014 Global Education Meeting (GEM), 12-14 May, Muscat, Oman and the 7th Meeting of the CCNGO/EFA, 21-23 May, Santiago, Chile. Both events worked...

News from Members

2014/07/03
The University of South Africa (UNISA) has adopted a three-year Open Educational Resources (OER) strategy. The strategy, which runs from 2014 to 2016, will guide the institution in the use of OERs,...
2014/06/30
UDUAL Executive Council held its annual meeting at the Universidad Central del Ecuador from 19 to 20 June 2014 and published the Quito Declaration in which it committed to launch activities that...