Attached below in the following links are very valuable audio files and power points from each of the presentations of the different projects funded through the ACP-EDU EDULINK and Science & Technology Programmes.

Tuesday, October 26th, 2010

Prof TewarieIntroductory Remarks - ACP Secretariat, EU Commission, PMU [Unfortunately some of the beginning and the end of this first audio file was cut off]

Quality of Higher Education: models and strategies

Introductory points (by Moderator, Prf. B. Tewarie, U of West Indies)

North-South Partnerships for Training in PhD Education, Paul Kibikwe, Makerere University

David R.

Creating Alternative Income Streams for Sustainability of HEIs, David Rampersad, University of West Indies

     Question and Answer on first two Presentations

Agriculture & Forestry based on Labour Market Needs, Internationalization of Education, Sustainable Quality Culture - (3 projects at 1 University) - Carolina Madeline, U. of Alcante, SpainCarolina Madeleine

QRM-Net Africa, Excellence for Qualitative Research in Social Science - (Presented in behalf of project by Michael Mueller)

      Question and Answer for 3rd and 4th Presentations

Showcasing EDULINK Projects with a focus on Sustainability

Introduction of Section (by moderator, Dr. David Anipa)

EDULINK Support to the development of Health Education Training, Practice, & Research

PRIMAFAMED: Primary Health Care/Family Medicine Education Network - Jan de Maeseneer, Ghent University (in french)

John ArudoImproving Nursing Education & Practice - John Arudo, Aga Khan University, Kenya

    Question and Answer for the last two health presentations

Curriculum Approaches and International relations offices two different EDULINK approaches promoting capacity buildingEric S Mitema

East African Academic Alliance for Curricula in Logistics and Tourism - Eric S. Mitema, University oof Nairobi, Kenya

African Universities International Dimension Strengthening - University of Padova, Italy

      Question and Answer for the last two Capacity Building presentations

Technical and Financial Implementation and Reporting

Cecilia and Ainhoa

 

Do's and Don'ts - Examples of Good Practices, as well as Question and Answer Session - with Ainhoa Echeverria Alvarez & Cecilia Costa

 

Closing Remarks - Michael Mueller, EDULINK PMUMichael Mueller

 

Wednesday, October 27th, 2010

Opening of Joint EDULINK/ & ACP S&T Programmes

Dr. Mohamed Ibn Chambas, Secretary-General ACP Group of States, Mr. Denis Salord, Head of Unit, EuropeAid, European Commission, & Keynote Mr. Pierre Defraigne

Mr. Patrick I. Gomes, Ambassador of Guyana, President of the Committee of Ambassadors

 

Funding Opportunities in the ACP Regions: Information on the past and future of the EDULINK and ACP S&T Programmes

Evaluation of existing programme & Future Funding Opportunities - Mrs. Renata Russell, Mr. Jermoe Lebouc, EuropeAid, European Commission

       Question and Answers from Future Funding Session

 

ICTs - A tool for knowledge development, knowledge access, good governance & communication

(at this point my recorder ran out of battery -- but here is a video synopsis of my presentation:

http://www.clintrogersonline.com/blog/2010/10/28/news-from-brussels-questions-for-you-and-the-eu-that-can-change-the-future/

And here was the video I shared:

http://www.clintrogersonline.com/blog/2010/09/08/from-ghana-top-7-reasons-why-most-ict4d-projects-fail/

Other presentations included:

Prof Marco Painho, Unversidad Nova de Lisboa, Portugal -- Sustainable Geographic Information Knowledge Transfer

Post-graduate Systems Development in Cape Verde and East Timor