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Higher education for sustainable development status report

The UN Decade on Education for Sustainable Development is coming to its end and the new UN Global Action Programme on ESD is about to be launched. In this context, the International Association of Universities (IAU) is pleased to invite you on board of a new study project on "The state of higher...

2015 LEADHER competition: apply now!

The IAU is pleased to launch a new competition for LEADHER grants for projects to be undertaken by IAU Member institutions in 2014-2015. The deadline for this competition is October 12, 2014. Guidelines and Application form are available from here. This year again, thanks to the support of the...

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

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

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...

News from Members

The Board of Governors of Athabasca University (Canada) has appointed Peter MacKinnon as its Interim President. He will retain this position until June 2015. Peter MacKinnon served as Chairman of the...
Dublin Institute of Technology has launched a call for papers for their next conference titled: "Internationalisation: Myths, Realities, Challeges and Opportunities", to be held on 29th September...