Regional Education Harmonization Efforts in the East African Community

Leaders in East Africa have developed a regional intergovernmental organization, the East African Community (EAC), to encourage economic, social, and political cooperation and integration within the area. The establishing treaty came into force in 2000,

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Université de Burundi Reopened

The University of Burundi was closed amid a political crisis and anti-government protests. Students were ordered to leave the campus on 27 April 2015. Many of them took refuge nearby the U.S. embassy where they set up tents and relied on the kindness of

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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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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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