African academics living in the diaspora have access to resources that can really help their peers working on the continent.
Global economic realities shouldn't deter African universities from continuing to push for massification. But they must do so armed with knowledge, lessons from elsewhere and strong funding models.
In five years' time, India will have the largest tertiary-age population in the world. But supply is unlikely to be able to meet demand. This provides a good opportunity for Australia.
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Between 50-75% of all collaborations fail. Here are some tips on how to set up a successful collaboration between academia and industry.
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If the continent is to grasp the science and technology revolution, then governments should take the lead in both policy formulation and implementation.