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July 2012
Higher Education, Environment and Sustainability in Latin America and The Caribbean
In this article Orlando Sáenz and Javier Benayas from University of Applied and Environmental Sciences, Colombia and the Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain respectively, present a condensed version of the regional article on Latin America and The Caribbean included in the GUNi Report Higher Education in the World 4.
Wenhui Award for Educational Innovation 2012
The Award is an effort to recognize the potential of education and the human innovative spirit to address issues and challenges of the 21st century
UNESCO and India Sign Agreement to Establish the Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable Development
Based in New Delhi, this is the first institute in the Asia-Pacific Region belonging to UNESCO institutionally and that forms an integral part of the Organization's programme and budget (Category 1)
2012 IAU-Palgrave Essay Prize: Call for Papers
The competition's theme is “Higher Education and the Global Agenda” and it is based on the IAU 14th General Conference.
Education Partnerships and work skills addressed at ECOSOC meeting
The event was divided in two panels: “Mobilizing partnerships for development, including in the field of education,” and “Addressing the challenges of the education/skills and job mismatch”
Latin American Initiative Towards Cultural Diversity and Interculturality with Equity in Higher Education
The event welcomed 31 experts from 12 different Latin American countries
Knowledge Matters: The Public Mission of the Research University
Rhoten, Diana and Calhoun, Craig (eds.). Knowledge Matters: The Public Mission of the Research University. SSRC/Columbia University Press, 2012.
Higher Education: Handbook of Theory and Research
Smart, John C. and Paulsen, Michael B. Higher Education: Handbook of Theory and Research. Springer, 2012.
Strengthening of Education Systems
Göttelmann-Duret, Gabriele and Bahr, Klaus. Strengthening of Education Systems. International Institute for Educational Planning - UNESCO, 2012.
Higher Education and Civic Engagement: Comparative Perspectives
McIlrath, Lorraine; Lyons, Ann and Munck, Ronaldo. Higher Education and Civic Engagement: Comparative Perspectives. Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
The Shape of Things to Come: Higher Education Global Trends and Emerging Opportunities to 2020
Going Global 2012. The Shape of Things to Come: Higher Education Global Trends and Emerging Opportunities to 2020. British Council, 2012.
Evaluation – Prospects and Consequences in Curriculum and Teaching Processes: ASCUN Call for Participation
A selection of experiences will be published in ASCUN's magazine "El Pensamiento Universitario"
Empowering for Peace through Leadership in Agribusiness and Sustainability Project: Eradicating Poverty in Rural Communities
This upcoming Project is five years long and it is designed to establish a collaboration with Sub-Saharan Africa
Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán: Jornadas Internacionales para la Gestión de la Calidad Educativa
The Conference will take place on 26, 27 and 28 of September 2012
Universitat de Girona hosts the General Assembly of the CRUE
The Assembly was held last 29 June 2012
UPC hosts the meeting of CINDA's executive committee
Antoni Giró, UPC's rector, currently presides the network
24th Annual EAIE Conference
When: Sep 11, 2012 to Sep 14, 2012
Where: Dublin, Ireland
EAIR 34th Annual Forum 2012: The Social Contract of Higher Education
When: Sep 05, 2012 to Sep 08, 2012
Where: Stavanger, Norway
3rd ASEM Rectors' Conference (ARC3): Universities, Businesses and You – For a Sustainable Future
When: Sep 25, 2012 to Sep 26, 2012
Where: Groningen, The Netherlands
Going Global 2013: Global Education. Knowledge-Based Economies for 21st Century Nations.
When: Mar 04, 2013 to Mar 06, 2013
Where: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
2nd Service-Learning Research Symposium
When: Aug 22, 2012 to Aug 22, 2012
Where: Buenos Aires, Argentina

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