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UNESCO Chair on Community-based Research and Social Responsibility in Higher Education

PROGRAMS AND INITIATIVES

INDIA    PRIA

International Seminar on ‘Global Responsibility in Higher Education’ February 3, 2016

UNESCO Chair-India organized an international seminar on ‘Social responsibility in Higher Education’ on the 3rd of February’ 2016 at PRIA. The speakers at the seminar included Dr Andrew Petter, President, Simon Fraser University, Canada; Dr ...

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CANADA - UVIC

International Symposium on the Training of Next Generation of Community Based Researchers, Victoria, Canada, September 15, 2015

The UNESCO Chair in Community Based Research and Social Responsibility in Higher Education convened an International Symposium on Challenges in the Training of Community-based Research, on September 15, 2015 at the University o...

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GLOBAL

Dr. Rajesh Tandon’s presentation on findings of CURP at ACU on Nov 30, 2015

Presentation by Dr Rajesh Tandon on findings from the IDRC supported study on Community University Research Partnerships (CURP) at the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), London on November 30, 2015.  It was attended by 25 part...

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“Misbehaviour” in Community Engagement

“Practitioners of community engagement in universities can also misbehave, unless rigorous standards of quality are established and enforced”, thus spoke Prof Darren  of Durban Institute of Technology in a seminar at PRIA last week. His presentation centred around the challenge of ensuring quality in community engagement as this field gains ...

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Webinar on ‘Current Issues in Community Based Research’, organized by the UNESCO Chair, on January 14, 2016

As part of its initiatives under the SSHRC funded study on 'Training the Next Generation of Community Based Researchers, the UNESCO Chair organized a webinar which focussed on 'Current Issues in Community Based Research'. Hosted by Dr Budd Hall, Co-...

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