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Accountancy & finance officer (Dutch proficiency required)

VLIR-UOS zoekt een boekhoudkundig en financieel medewerker (m/v/x) Voltijdse of 80% betrekking, contract van onbepaalde duur De organisatie VLIR-UOS ondersteunt partnerschappen tussen universi...

Watch the aftermovie of the 20 years event @ Bozar


Phase 2 of the IUC programme with the Nelson Mandela African Institute of Science & Technology launched!

Last week, the second phase of the Institutional University Collaboration (IUC) with the Nelson Mandela African Institute of Science and Technology has been successfully launched! This phase will c...

Mountains of the Moon university and VLIR-UOS launch phase 2 of their Institutional University Collaboration

Yesterday the launch of phase 2 of the Institutional University Collaboration (IUC) between and Mountains of the Moon University (MMU)and VLIRUOS took place. One of the key sectors that the Belgia...

VLIR-UOS signs the Gender charter

For more than two years, Belgian NGOs as well as institutional actors in development cooperation have decided to move forward on the road to gender equality. For this, a common, participatory pro...

Our annual report for 2017

** Important note on our annual report's printed version ** After a lot of thorough checks, a small error was able to creep into our printed annual report for 2017. The amount of ongoing...

Ethiopian universities partner up with KU Leuven for new types of projects

*This article originally appeared on the website of KU Leuven. During the visit of two Ethiopian high-level delegations, one from Addis Ababa University and one from Ambo University, a formal...

VLIR-UOS signs Belgian development cooperation’s ‘integrity charter’

Up until now, 2018 has been far from an easy year for both the development cooperation sector and aid organisations worldwide. Since the English newspaper The Times broke the news on the Oxfam scan...

KU Leuven launches Alumni Chapter Ethiopia

This Chapter aims at being a network for all KU Leuven alumni and scholars associated with Ethiopia and its large network of contacts. The Alumni Chapter in Ethiopia is the first KU Leuven Alu...