Archive | 2019 UKFIET Conference

A group of some of the 2017 Bursary recipients

UKFIET Conference Bursary Fund: application deadline 30 April

UKFIET maintain a Bursary Fund, which provides assistance with conference attendance for those who have had an abstract accepted for presentation and meet the criteria. In 2019, to allow as much time as possible for UK entry visa applications we are accepting applications to the fund in advance of the notification of outcome of submitted […]

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‘Problematising inclusive education systems’ – Interview with Amy Parker on 2019 UKFIET conference theme

Interview with theme co-convenor of one of six 2019 UKFIET conference themes, ‘Problematising inclusive education systems’: Amy Parker, Portfolio Lead for the DFID-funded Leave No Girl Behind programme, which aims to support interventions for highly marginalised, adolescent girls who are out of school. Amy is co-convening this theme with Elizabeth Walton, who has also given […]

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‘Education technology and data science for inclusive systems’ – Interview with Kate Radford on 2019 UKFIET conference theme

Interview with theme co-convenor of one of six 2019 UKFIET conference themes, ‘Education technology and data science for inclusive systems’: Kate Radford, Programme Director – Can’t Wait to Learn, War Child Holland. Kate is co-convening this theme with Patrick Montjouridés, who has also given an interview on his thoughts and expectations for the theme. What […]

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‘Education financing for global equity and inclusion’ – Interview on 2019 UKFIET conference theme

Interview with theme convenors of one of six 2019 UKFIET conference themes, ‘Education financing for global equity and inclusion’: Bronwen Magrath, Research Fellow at the University of Oxford’s Centre for Comparative and International Education and Programme Officer for the International Education Funders Group, and Moses Oketch, Professor of International Education Policy and Development at the […]

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Conflict and Crises

System responses to conflict and crises – Interview on 2019 UKFIET conference theme

Interview with theme convenor of one of six 2019 UKFIET conference themes, ‘System responses to conflict and crises’: Dr Tejendra Pherali, Associate Professor in Education and International Development at the Institute of Education, University College London. What excites you about the theme of ‘system responses to conflict and crises’? Violent conflicts, natural disasters and refugee […]

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