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2021-11-30 Event

Call for Short Initiatives (SI) and TEAM projects is now open! Information Session on 8 December 2021!

You are invited to join our VLIR-UOS Information Session on TEAM-SI Calls that will take place on 8 december 2021, from 1 to 3 PM, CET: We are proud to announce the launch of new calls for Short Initiatives (SI) and TEAM projects that are expected to be running as of September 2022! These are th...
2021-11-08

Call for ICP scholarships is open!

Are you looking for a Master’s programme on a topic relevant to #sustainable development? Look no further!    Take the opportunity to experience a new culture, network with students and professionals from all over the world, and gain skills to further develop your career in Flanders or Brussels!...
2021-10-29

Connect session with JOOUST

VLIR-UOS invites you to become acquainted with the five new IUC projects that will kick off in 2022 in DR Congo, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and Vietnam. Through an online connect session (Zoom), interested academic, public, private and civil society actors in Belgium and the partner country had the...

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2021-10-14 Connect session with MUST 2021-10-07 Connect session with QNU 2021-10-01 Connect session with ARU 2021-09-15 Connect session with UNILU 2021-08-31 Our Annual Report 2020 is now available! 2021-03-01 20 years of impact: Sharing minds, changing lives 2021-02-25 Creating the conditions for uptake 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