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Early Career Professionals Network: focusing on disability and education

The Early Career Professionals Network, sponsored by UKFIET, is hosting an event on 19 June 2019, 5-7pm at the Cambridge Education offices, London. In alignment with the biennial September UKFIET conference, which this year focuses on Inclusive Education Systems, this ‘next generation’ event will focus on the theme of disability and its intersection with research, […]

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The SDGs and the global education Agenda: Promises and Possibilities

25 April 17:00 – 18:30 BST IDS, University of Sussex and live stream via IDS Facebook page. Speaker Professor Yusuf Sayed, Professor of International Education and Development Policy (Education), University of Sussex Heralded with much fanfare and preceded by intensive policy contestation, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) agreed in September 2015 promises a far-reaching development […]

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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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Call for Submissions from African innovators: Harnessing the Capacity of ICT to ensure Inclusion, Quality and Impact in Education and Training in Africa

African Union Innovating Education in Africa Expo 2019 Deadline for Submissions: 30th April 2019 Background Education and training remain the bedrock for human empowerment, inclusive prosperity and progressive development. However, this education has to be accessed by all, under all circumstances, including refugees and displaced persons; it must be of highest possible quality, included well […]

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