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2021-05-31 Event

IUC Closing Event 31 May - 4 June 2021 (Cooperation UNALM & VLIR-UOS)

Don't miss the lectures for the 10th anniversary of Belgian Collaboration between the National Agrarian University La Molina (UNALM) and VLIR-UOS.Monday, May 31 to Friday, June 4. The conferences will present the achievements and results of the UNALM-VLIR-UOS programme, a 10-year institutional c...
2021-03-01

20 years of impact: Sharing minds, changing lives

In case you missed it, our 20-year publication 'Sharing minds, changing lives. 20 years of impact' is now available here. It is a compilation of success stories, and a tribute to the people who have been the driving force behind all the impact that university cooperation for development has gener...
2021-02-25

Creating the conditions for uptake

A year after we published the evaluation report ‘Creating the conditions for impact’, we are proud to offer our academics this insightful and accessible brochure: ‘Creating the conditions for uptake’. It reflects on success factors identified by external evaluators of VLIR-UOS projects and provid...

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2020-12-07 Event #Share4change: Looking back on a great event! 2020-11-04 Call for master scholarships 2021 now open! 2020-10-01 VLIR-UOS and Corona 2020-10-20 New gender policy 2020-2024 2020-08-20 Our Annual Report 2019 is out! 2020-06-18 Policy-supporting research in the fight against climate change 2020-05-08 Ambition of VLIR-UOS to be ‘SDG proof’ in the nearby future 2020-04-18 World Heritage Day: The significance of cultural heritage to a country’s development. 2020-03-23 World Water Day: Water research in Tanzania and Bolivia 2019-03-09 Premium article: Beating the odds in Mozambique 2020-02-12 Meanwhile in Uganda: PhD presentations, Dairy Development Center visit and reducing food losses. 2020-02-10 Meanwhile in Tanzania: entrepreneurial spirits, productive meetings and constructed wetlands 2020-01-23 Event New Year's event 2020, theme: gender equality 2019-12-04 Evaluation on Creating the Conditions for Impact now published 2019-11-18 New call for scholarships candidates now open! 2019-10-31 Annual report 2018 2019-10-07 (Opinion article in Dutch) Het beeld van het rijke Westen dat het passieve Zuiden probeert te "redden", is voorbijgestreefd 2019-10-15 Congo Event 2019 2019-07-02 Finally… a new IUC call! 2019-05-23 Event Throwback to 15 May: honorary degrees 2019-05-15 OPINION: Problems in the South are our problems (Dutch article) 2019-04-15 Event Honorary degrees for five leading personalities from the South 2019-05-10 Taking stock of our IUC project in Meknès, Morocco 2019-04-19 Sharing minds in the IUC Review consultation workshop 2019-03-12 3rd annual meeting between VLIR-UOS and Arba Minch University 2019-03-05 Meanwhile in Santa Cruz, Bolivia… 2019-02-27 Vietnam delegation visits Belgium 2019-02-21 VLIR-UOS launches two new calls: are you ready to apply? 2019-02-12 Watch the aftermovie of the 20 years event @ Bozar 2019-02-11 Phase 2 of the IUC programme with the Nelson Mandela African Institute of Science & Technology launched! 2019-02-05 Mountains of the Moon university and VLIR-UOS launch phase 2 of their Institutional University Collaboration 2018-11-29 VLIR-UOS signs the Gender charter 2018-08-28 Our annual report for 2017 2018-07-20 Ethiopian universities partner up with KU Leuven for new types of projects 2018-06-14 VLIR-UOS signs Belgian development cooperation’s ‘integrity charter’ 2018-03-19 KU Leuven launches Alumni Chapter Ethiopia