African Union continues development of ACQF initiative

In February 2022, the African Union published a working paper supporting its African Continental Qualifications Framework (ACQF) initiative -- National Qualifications Frameworks: Twelve Cases - A New Mapping of Types of Governance Models in Africa. The p

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IEM Spotlight Fall Issue Available

The 2019 fall issue of the NAFSA online IEM Spotlight newsletter is now out! This edition focuses on Francophone educational systems around the world, including those of Morocco, Quebec, and the Francophone African countries. To access, log in as a NAFSA

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My Experience at the EducationUSA Africa Regional Forum

Last month I had the opportunity to attend the EducationUSA Africa Regional Forum held at the beautiful Speke Resort Munyonyo in Kampala, Uganda. It was my first EducationUSA conference experience and my first time visiting Africa, and both truly exceede

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My Experience at the 35th Annual AEAA Conference in Uganda

Last month, I attended the 35th annual conference for the Association of Educational Assessment in Africa (AEAA) in Kampala, Uganda. As a Research and Knowledge Management Evaluator, this was the perfect conference to attend. My job duties include mainta

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Kenyan students to receive unique identifier numbers to combat fraud

Kenya is in the process of developing a new system of identifying exam candidates. Students registering this year for the Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) and Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCPE) will receive a unique personal ide

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