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UDI-Africa focus in 4 scientific topics: Economics and Management, Social Sciences and Humanities, Health and Well-being, Built Environment and Infrastructures

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Cancellation !

Final UDI-Africa Conference Cancelled Unfortunately, in view of exceptional and unforeseen circumstances of the COVID19 outbreak, we were forced to cancel UDI-Africa Final Conference, initially scheduled for the 17-18 March 2020 at EFMD, Brussels. We had been working on this Conference for a long time, so it makes us very sad to give this news. However,…

THE UDI-AFRICA FINAL CONFERENCE

EVENT DETAILS
For the first time in Angola and Mozambique, 4 universities establish and operate social entrepreneurship hubs at their premises. The hubs provide young academics with the necessary training, financial support, IT equipment and network to design and realise projects which provide solutions to pressing social issues in their regions.

With the support of UDI-Africa, around 40 social entrepreneurship projects are currently in the pipeline, while the hubs are preparing to be officially integrated in the universities’ services.

Before the official end of the project, we invite the UDI-A partners from Africa & Europe and all the actors involved in the social entrepreneurship hubs to discuss:

What is the role of universities in supporting social entrepreneurship?
Methodologies and tools for financing, sustaining, and achieving long term impact of social entrepreneurship activities and projects
Frameworks for collaboration in the field, between Africa and Europe
Target groups:

Stakeholders interested in gaining a better understanding of social entrepreneurship activities implemented by African universities and discussing opportunities for collaboration at policy, university and local projects level.

University actors, young academics and entrepreneurs interested in learning about tools and methodologies for designing, financing, implementing and evaluating a social entrepreneurship project.

The event is open to all EFMD members and interested stakeholders. Registration is required.

2nd International Conference UDI-Africa in Maputo

Last November, Universidade Eduardo Mondlane of Maputo, Mozambique organized and hosted the 2nd International UDI-Africa Conference on the theme: “Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation and the role of Academic Development Centers in Higher Education Institutions” Programme in: https://online.unl.pt/udi-africa/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/Conference-Program-EN2Nov.pdf The event had over 100 participants from seven countries: Mozambique, South Africa, Angola, Belgium, the Netherlands, Portugal and…

4th Consortium Meeting UDI-Africa in Nampula

On November 8, 20119 UniLúrio organized the 4th consortium meeting of the UDI-Africa Project. The event took place in Nampula, Mozambique and was attended by representatives of all Partner Institutions: UniLúrio, UEM and Girl Move from Mozambique, UAN and UKB from Angola, NOVA, UM, KCL and ULB from Europe. Thanks to the UniLúrio organizing team…

2nd International Conference UDI-Africa

Within the framework of the project UDI-Africa, the 2nd  International Conference entitled: Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation: the role of the Centres for Academic Development in Higher Education Institutions (IES). The event will take place on November 5-6, 2019, in the Main Campus of the Universidade Eduardo Mondlane (UEM). Those interested in participating must send an…

À memória do Professor Agatângelo Eduardo

A 3 de julho de 2019, perdemos nosso colega Agatângelo Eduardo, Professor da Universidade Agostinho Neto e que até à presente data exercia funções de Vice-Reitor para a Extensão e Cooperação onde fez um trabalho muito relevante de desenvolvimento internacional da sua Universidade.Foi um parceiro do Projeto UDI-Africa desde a sua génese, tendo participado ativamente…