What's in the Name? Congolese Naming Practices

During Mobutu Sese Seko's authoritarian rule of the Democratic Republic of Congo (also known as Zaire) from 1965 to 1997 Congolese citizens were ordered to abondon their Christian or foreign names and replace them with the traditional Congolese names. Fo

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Publications: Guide to Higher Education in Africa (Sixth Edition)

Guide to Higher Education in Africa, Sixth Edition, [Palgrave Macmillan, Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire RG21 6XS, England; or Palgrave Macmillan, 175 Fifth Avenue, New York NY 10010, USA], prepared by the International Association of Universities, 72

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Euroamerican International University Unrecognized

Euroamerican International University [EIU], also operating under the name Université Intercontinentale Libre, is a private entity established in Hawaii in 1999 with the main office in Miami, Florida. EIU is not listed in "2011 Accredited Institutions of

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Two Private Higher Education Institutions Closed in Burundi

In September 2010, the Burundian Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research ordered closures of two private higher education institutions: Institut Supérieur Technique Commercial et Economique (ISTCE) and Institut Supérieur de Management (ISM,

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Two Higher Institutes in D.R. Congo Established

On 8 November 2010, Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur Unversitaire (Ministry of Higher University Education) of the Democratic Republic of the Congo issued two decrees for the establishment of: Institut Supérieur des Sciences Agronomiques et Vétérina

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