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Open letter to COP21 ministers - Higher Education Institutions & Climate Change

A global alliance of tertiary and higher education associations and sustainability networks on every continent and representing more than 3000 universities and colleges worldwide, today jointly issued an Open Letter urging COP21 Ministers and Governments to acknowledge and strengthen the research...

International Handbook of Universities 27th edition - Just released

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The IAU is pleased to announce that the 27th edition of the International Handbook of Universities (2016) has just been released. This latest edition of the Handbook includes information on some 18,000 university-level institutions as well as information on the education systems of over 180...

Just released - HEP 28/3 – September 2015

The latest edition of Higher Education Policy (HEP) has just been released and brings together 8 papers looking at various themes. Contents The Drive to Internationalize: Perceptions and Motivations of Israeli College Directors – Miri Yemini, Vered Holzmann, Hans de Wit, Efrat Sadeh, Anat...

IAU 2015 International Conference in Siena: register now !

Internationalization of Higher Education: Moving beyond mobility is the theme of the IAU 2015 international Conference organized under the patronage of CRUI, and hosted by the University of Siena, in Italy on 28-30 October 2015. The conference programme is rich and diverse, bringing multiple...

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UArctic Research Liaison and Thematic Networks Office at the University of Oulu in Finland is launching a call for an internship position for the Spring 2016. The internship opportunity is open for...
Dr Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry was appointed to the position of President of the World Maritime University (WMU) in July 2015. Prior to joining WMU, she served as the Director of the International Labour...