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September 6, 2017
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New Book: Cooking With Action Research

The newest edition of the new book titled, ‘Cooking with Action Research: Stories & Resources for Self & Community Transformation‘ compiles various articles that share experiences, resources and tools used in specific practices in different places. The book talks about the process of producing, … Continue reading

August 28, 2017
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A new publication on the bloc: ‘Participatory Research: Where have we been? Where are we going?

A dialogue between UNESCO Co-Chairs, Dr Budd Hall & Dr Rajesh Tandon on ‘Participatory Research: Where have we been? Where are we going?’ has been published as an article by the journal ‘Research for All’ (Volume 1, Number 2, pp. … Continue reading

July 24, 2017
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GCRF Global Engagement Meetings (GEMs)

Research Councils UK, has recently developed a GCRF global engagement programme.  There will be a number of activities under the programme to develop engagement, including a series of large international Global Engagement Meetings (GEMs).  Full details can be found here: … Continue reading

July 4, 2017
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Paper on Gauging the impacts of Community University Engagement Initiatives in India

Our India Coordinator, Ms. Wafa Singh’s paper on ‘Gauging the Impacts of Community University Engagement Initiatives in India’ is published in the first edition of the ASEAN Journal of Community Engagement on June 22, 2017. A product of the Directorate … Continue reading

June 28, 2017
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‘The Transfomative Power of Education’ : Reflections from Professor Andrew Petter

Professor Andrew Petter, President, Simon Fraser University, Canada shares his reflections from the recently concluded Talloires Network Leaders Conference, held in Xalapa Veracruz, Mexico from June 21-23, 2017. Titled as ‘The Transformative Power of Education’, he shares his insights on … Continue reading

June 27, 2017
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Dr Rajesh Tandon joins the steering committee of the ‘Transformations to Sustainability’ programme of the International Social Science Council

Dr Rajesh Tandon, UNESCO Co-Chair & Founder-President, PRIA, recently joined the Steering Committee of the ‘Transformations to Sustainability’ programme, an initiative of the International Social Science Council (ISSC). The Transformations to Sustainability (T2S) programme supports research to help advance transformations to … Continue reading

June 19, 2017
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First Global Assembly for Knowledge Democracy, Cartagena, Colombia, June 16, 2017

Under the aegis of the fifth annual Action Research Network of the Americas (ARNA) Conference 2017, the First Global Assembly for Knowledge Democracy was held on June 16, 2017, in Cartagena, Colombia.  The assembly witnessed participation from academics from around … Continue reading

June 13, 2017
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Dr Rajesh Tandon’s radio interview in Durban

Dr Rajesh Tandon recently paticipated in the Community University Engagement Conference held in Durban, as the keynote speaker. In addition to the conference, Dr Tandon also took part in several other programs. An important one among them was his radio … Continue reading

June 12, 2017
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Tributes to Professor Orlando Fals Borda, Bogota, Colombia, June 9-10, 2017

On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the World’s first symposium on Action Research in 1977, and 150th anniversary celebrations of the National University of Colombia; a couple of tribute ceremonies were organized as a mark of respect towards … Continue reading

June 7, 2017
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International Conference on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): Actors & Implementation; September 18-19, 2017

Global University Network for Innovation (GUNi) will be hosting an ‘International Conference on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): Actors & Implementation’ on September 18-19, 2017 in Barcelona, Spain. This leading Conference aims to create a permanent and multidisciplinary knowledge network on the … Continue reading

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