INT/08/K08 - International cooperation of higher education popularization and reformation study for developing countries
Submitter: The Tongji University, based in Shanghai, China
Subcontractor: not required
Priority area: Technical cooperation among developing countries
Participating/beneficiary countries: 7 countries (Bangladesh, Cameroon, China, Gabon, Haiti, Morocco and Sudan)
PGTF input: US$ 35,000
Other inputs: US$ 55,000
Duration: Two (2) years
Approval: 31st Annual Ministerial Meeting of the Group of 77 (New York, 27 September 2007)
Completion: Final report submitted on 18 October 2013.
Impact:: Held a one-day conference where knowledge and ideas where exchanged among scholars and experts from China, India, Morocco, Russian Federation, Sudan and the United States of America in the area of higher education. In particular, it provided participants with more effective ways to popularize higher education, reform and innovation in developing countries. The conference was able to raise social awareness on the subject through media reports.
Address: Control Department of Tongji University, No. 1239, Siping Road, Shanghai 200092, China
Email: wanglei_tj @ 126.com