Strategic Leadership and Planning in Higher Education: policy directions for the learning futures

18th May 2018

Two Days Workshop July/August 2018  Target audience: Higher Education officials, minsters, undersecretaries, vice chancellors, deans, head of department, academics, researchers, students, youth, NGOs (voluntary) and civil society groups (public). Focus: Higher education, universities, research institutions, colleges, knowledge-based economy and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Theme Today, more than ever before in human history, the wealth or […]

Reconnecting Higher Education to the discourse of inclusive sustainable knowledge-based economy in the Arab Region

13th January 2017

Thursday, 2nd February 2017 from 14:00 to 17:00 (BST) Board Room (EB 1.39) Dockland Campus, University of East London, London, United Kingdom 13:45-13:55     Arrival 14:00-15:30    Session One 15:30-15:45     Break 15:45-16:45     Session Two Target audience Academic, researchers, higher education officials, students, professionals, research, youth, NGOs, civil society groups, businesses, and other stakeholders. Focus Arab Countries Partners World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD) […]

SUDAN AT A CROSSROADS: Towards a Vision for the Future & Youth Empowerment

29th December 2016

13:30-13:45    Arrival 13:45-15:15     Session One 15:15-15:30     Break 15:30-16:20    Session Two Target audience Academic, professionals, research, youth, NGOs, civil society groups, businesses, and other stakeholders. Focus Sudan Hosts World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD) UN Major Group for Children and Youth (UN MGCY) Sudan Knowledge (SK) Middle Eastern Knowledge Economy Institute (MEKEI) The Sudanese diasporic community is relatively large and has […]

World Bank Conference on Digital technologies at the service of economic development in the Mediterranean, Marseille, France

4th November 2016

Keynote Talk at World Bank Conference on Digital technologies at the service of economic development in the Mediterranean (4 November 2016 Marseille, France) “Digital technologies at the service of economic development in the Mediterranean”, World Bank With a large youth representation and youth unemployment ratio, the MENA Region faces a potential crisis unless new sources […]

(pp.54-65) M. I. Aziz, S. I. A. Abdalla, M. Abuaffan, I. M. A. Awad, M. Elhassan, R. Y. Elkheir, M. Elliser, B. El-Safi, V. Joseph and H. H. Mohamed ‘Diasppora contribution to public health in Sudan’, IJSR, Vol. 6, No.1, 2016

11th August 2015

The Sudan Health Consultancy group: A decade of diaspora contributions to public health in the Sudan Muna I. Abdel Aziz, Warrington Borough Council, UK Safa I.A. Abdalla, Stanford University, USA Mayada Abuaffan, Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council, UK Ishraqa M.A. Awad, Consultant in Public Health Medicine, UK Moneim Elhassan, Public Health Practitioner, UK Rida Y. Elkheir, […]

TEDx Khartoum, Khartoum, Khartoum – Sudan

11th May 2013

TEDx Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan 2013 (2013 Khartoum, Sudan) “Understanding Knowledge Management”, TEDx Khartoum Knowledge Into Action, TEDx Khartoum, 11th May 2013, Khartoum – Sudan Other keynote speakers include: Jon Hall the Executive Director of Linux International.

(pp.179-210) A. Al-Dairi, R. McQuaid and J. Adams ‘Entrepreneurship training to promote start-ups and innovation in Bahrain’, IJIKMMENA, Vol. 1, No. 2, 2012

2nd June 2012

Abdulhasan Al-Dairi, Bahrain Polytechnic, Bahrain Ronald McQuaid, Edinburgh Napier University, UK John Adams, The British University in Egypt, Egypt Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to investigate training and education support for entrepreneurship in Bahrain, using the case study of the Entrepreneurship Development Programme (EDP). Design/methodology/approach: The paper uses interviews, secondary sources and participant […]

(pp.029-033) A. H. Fahal ‘Continuing professional development in medical & health professions’, IJSR, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2010

8th October 2010

Ahmed H. Fahal, University of Khartoum, Sudan Abstract: The establishment of the educational development centers for medical and health professionals (EDCs) in the Sudan are a response to global changes in medical and health education and increasing expectations by the society as well as the professions. This paper provides an overview of the four EDCs […]