Reform in higher education and the use of information technology : using information technology to improve higher education output and delivrables in Ghana
We are in the age of the knowledge economy. The development process no longer focuses on the availability of land, labour and capital, in the traditional sense but on the importance and level of knowledge. The knowledge ...
Reform in higher education and the use of information technology : the implications for Africa of U.S. experience in information and communication technologies and higer education
This paper is not concerned with people learning about ICTs as part of their overall cultural preparation (although I do think it is important that educated people understand the revolutionary technologies of their times). ...
Africa's social and economic crisis : the challenge to institutions of higher learning
This paper proposes ways in which African institutions of higher learning might begin preparing themselves to take on this task. Section 3 of the paper, gives a brief description of the nature and extent of the social and ...
Reorientation and adjustments in university functions for responsiveness
This paper is an attempt to add substance, dimensions and thereby contribute to the ongoing: (a) teaching learning improvement workshop activities (initiated under the sponsorship of the German Foundation for International ...
The Harare Statement on the Role of Africa's Institutions of Higher Learning in Africa's economic recovery and development
The paper deals about the Harare Statement on the Role of Africa's Institutions of Higher Learning in Africa's economic recovery and development.
Higher education and the future of Africa in the 21st Century : the role of the institutions of higher learning in responding to Africa's development needs and priorities
As of now the African economies with few, if any, exceptions have not changed much since the late 1950s. They are still tied to the markets of the developed domestic market economy countries and tied through exports of a ...
Report of training workshop for university lecturers teaching library and inormation science in African universities and institutions of higher learning
The workshop was organized in response to the need to review the existing curricula in Universities offering Library and Information Science. Because of various financial and personnel problems most of the Universities in ...
Senior policy workshop on the theme "Resource mobilization and financing of African Universities" : Accra, Ghana 2 - 6 December, 1991
Revenue generating activities are activities that are undertaken for the purpose of raising income. However, it must be noted whether this is the only purpose or there are also other conjunctive objectives with it ...
Resource mobilization and financing of African Universities
This paper focuses on resources mobilization and financing of African universities. The pressure to reduce support for universities seems to intensify at a time when Africa is trailing behind in the areas of science and ...
Teacher education: the professionalization of teaching, its problems and prospects
The title of this paper is not about the methods and techniques for planning, administration and management of teacher education. Rather, it discusses and addresses the issues to all those who are concerned about the ...