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Student teams from Aalto University in Finland and Jigme Namgyel Engineering College (JNEC) in Bhutan have joined forces to address the pressing issue of mitigating the impact of natural hazards in Dewathang, Bhutan. The collaborative project seeks to engage residents and harness local knowledge to enhance community resilience.
As academic partnerships with the Global South continue to gain popularity, issues related to resource distribution, power dynamics, and whose voices are heard and valued often arise and are replicated in academic collaborations, regardless of the thematic area of the collaboration.
In a pioneering initiative, Aalto University students from the Sustainable Global Technologies (SGT) programme addressed water contamination in El 20, a Mayan village in Calakmul, Mexico. This groundbreaking project is part of the collaborative Action Lab Mexico (ALM) programme, joining forces with Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) and Universidad Modelo.
In collaboration with the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) -Guwahati, Aalto University's International Design Business Management (IDBM) Industry Project student team embarked on a transformative two-week field work to Guwahati-India, to delve into the intricate world of the local silk weaving industry.
Students from Aalto University's International Design Business Management program (IDBM) embarked on a student challenge in Zambia, delving into the world of sustainable agribusiness and international design.
A team of students from the International Design Business Management (IDBM) program at Aalto University embarked on a transformative journey to Northern Uganda.
In an effort to empower smallholder farmers and secure their livelihoods, Bishop Stuart University-Uganda, launched the AgriSCALE Students' Challenge II in Autumn 2023.
Fort Cox Agriculture and Forestry Training Institute initiated the FOREST21 Student Challenge 2023 for optimal and appropriate forest business models.
The application period for the highly anticipated WiTProgramme is now officially open! This is your chance to embark on a journey of learning, growth, and empowerment in the world of technology.
Solve the SDGs is a hackathon where participants work together towards a better tomorrow by creating solutions for reaching the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).
The webinar Funding Opportunities for Collaboration with Africa 2023, was hosted by EDUCase Platform and conducted on February, 8, 2023.
Aalto University, as the EDUCase platform coordinator and representative, will be participating in the Kenya Innovation Week (KIW). The event will take place in Nairobi during 6-8.12.2022.
Asian Studies Days 2022 challenges the participants to approach Asian Studies in new ways.
Problem-based learning project, Forest21 is hosting a 4-day workshop at Nelson Mandela University, South Africa
FOREST21 is a joint project for strengthening capacity in South African higher education in forestry. The project is implemented in collaboration of five higher education institutions (HEIs) in South Africa that have forestry curricula or will start teaching forestry.
EDUCase platform in coordination with Aalto University, the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland, and EDUFI is conducting its first country meeting with a focus on Nepal.
The JYU Coalition of African Networks invites ALL researchers and students that are conducting research work in Africa or with African partners to the Africa Day poster presentation session on 25.5.2022 at the Boombox, JYU.
UniPID and the Finnish higher education institutions’ (HEI) Global networks are hosting a Training on good practices for responsible global academic partnerships during May 2022.
EDUCase network members gathered into three collaborative online workshops to discuss on education-based partnerships, best practices for responsible intercultural collaboration, and network communication.
FinnBizWeek aims at encouraging business between Finnish and Zambian companies and entities. AgriTech Expo provides a marketplace for industry professionals, young agripreneurs and farmers of all scales, to come together to conduct business and learn about the newest trends in the industry.