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Dec 16, 2022

Research Development Fund (RDF) 2022 Awards Announcement

WUN is pleased to announce the results of the Research Development Fund (RDF) 2022.  These awards mark a direct investment of £220,000 in internati...
Dec 14, 2022

WUN Presidents Forum 2022: Addressing inequality in higher education and research – Keynote and Session 1

Inequality in higher education and research was the theme of the Presidents Forum at the WUN Annual General Meeting 2022. We look back on contribution...
Dec 14, 2022

WUN convenes with fellow networks at COP27

SUMMARY “Networks are so important because no one university has all the skills and experts to address all the challenges of climate change,” said...
Dec 14, 2022

Can access to technology reshape higher education?

Technology has the power to democratize higher education, but it’s not a panacea, says José Escamilla. “We had forgotten how important access to ...
Dec 14, 2022

Equity in higher education requires bold action

Precise goals and bold schemes are necessary to create greater equity in higher education, says Andrew Parfitt. Parfitt, Vice-chancellor and President...
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Dec 14, 2022

Equitable research partnerships aren’t ‘extractive’

Global challenges require solutions that arise from equitable and mutually beneficial research partnerships in which the voice and agency of all are v...
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Dec 14, 2022

WUN Annual General Meeting 2023

Location: Monterrey, Mexico Dates: 22-24 May 2023 Mark your calendars, registration opens in late January 2023. More information will be available soo...
Dec 12, 2022

Dawn Freshwater completes term as chair of Partnership Board

Professor Dawn Freshwater has concluded her term as chair of the Worldwide Universities Network partnership board. Her time at the helm saw the networ...
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Nov 10, 2022

Universities as key solutions providers: Leveraging our local and global networks for innovation

WUN will be participating in the COP27 Climate Change Conference in November 2022 through our participation in a side event “Universities as key ...