RECENT NEWS

December 30, 2019

CONDOLENCE MESSAGE AFTER A CAR BOMB ATTACK IN MOGADISHU SOMALIA

It is with deep sorrow, concern and regret that the Secretary General of the Association of African Universities (AAU) received the news of a car bomb attack in Mogadishu Somalia on Saturday 28 December 2019.
February 14, 2020

Good Assessment Practices in Higher Education – Baze University, Abuja , Nigeria

The dawn of the twenty-first century is being recognized as a knowledge era, of which higher education plays a crucial role. For a country to succeed […]
January 16, 2020

THE AFRICAN HIGHER EDUCATION COMMUNITY MOURNS THE PASSING OF PROFESSOR PAUL-HENRI AMVAM ZOLLO

On behalf of the AAU Governing Board, the 400 AAU Member Universities, Staff of the AAU Secretariat, stakeholders of African Higher Education and my own behalf, I extend our heartfelt condolences to the Cameroon Ministry of Higher Education, family, friends and ex-colleagues of Professor Paul-Henri Amvam Zollo.
January 13, 2020

AAU CALENDAR OF WORKSHOPS FOR 2020

INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE IN AAU-ORGANIZED WORKSHOPS IN 2020 We are pleased to share our  calendar of scheduled workshops for the year 2020. These workshops are being […]
January 13, 2020

OPEN CALL TO AFRICAN HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS FOR AAU TO FACILITATE INSTITUTIONAL WORKSHOPS 

The AAU has extensive experience in organizing and delivering high-quality workshops tailored for the needs of higher and tertiary education practitioners. The AAU has effectively trained over 50,000 academic staff since its founding in 1967. The AAU has a vast database of higher education experts that it mobilizes to support the delivery of the required workshops – including Francophone, Arabic, Lusophone and Anglophone experts. The AAU is ready to design and deliver workshops that are customized to the specific needs of institutions.
December 13, 2019

Join the AAU Policy Webinar on Research Proposal and Grant Writing

Monday, December 16, 2019|Time: 12:00 GMT Register at aau.org/webinars Join live via https://meet53484183.adobeconnect.com/aau-sidawebinars Synopsis How do different actors navigate their spaces for innovation, quality, and relevance […]
December 12, 2019

SCOSS Launches Second Funding Cycle

The Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services (SCOSS) has launched its second funding cycle with three vetted “vital open infrastructure” services being presented to the […]