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). ...
Meeting report: Ad hoc Experts group meeting on 'reforms in higher education and the use of information technology in Africa
The Economic Commission (ECA), along with the UNESCO Regional Office for Education in Africa organized an Ad hoc Expert Group Meeting on "Reforms in Higher Education and the Use of Information Technology in Africa". ...
Partnerships in higher education in Africa : communications implications beyond the 2000s
Africa's dilemma in the area of higher education is best exemplified by the outstanding contradiction between obsolete, outdated programs and demands for more democracy, more relevance and equity, less dependence vis-a-vis ...
Reforms in higher education and the use of information technology : a typology of higher education institution in Africa
Though relatively young, Universities in Sub-Saharan post-independent Africa have achieved much. They have grown from just 6 institutions in the '60s to more than 100 in 1993 (See ADEA 1999). The increase in number of ...
Reforms in higher education and the use of information technology : Lessons from higher education reforms in Africa : background paper
This document draws from specific cases in Higher Education reforms to arrive at a format, which could be generalized as a "Best Practice" case or a series of lessons to be learnt and possibly applicable in other cases ...
First science congress opens in Ethiopia
Reforms in higher education and the use of information technology : Issues in higher education, Economic growth, and information technology
This paper is driven by the proposition that higher education contributes directly to economic productivity which determines the standard of living of a country. It argues that in an increasingly knowledge-based economy, ...
Report on the senior experts dialogue on science, technology and innovation and the African transformation agenda 2017: Theme higher education, science, technology and innovation and the African integration and development agenda
The fourth senior experts dialogue (SED) on science, technology and innovation and the African transformation program on higher education and science, technology and innovation was held in Dakar from 28 to 30 November 2017. ...