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Thierry Luescher-Mamashela
2021 Journal of Student Affairs in Africa  
This issue of the Journal of Student Affairs in Africa brings together parts of the work of a group of young African scholars who have investigated student politics in Africa and its relation to university  ...  The final product of the project is presented in two publications: The dedicated issue 'Student Power in Africa' of the Journal of Student Affairs in Africa and its companion publication, the book Student  ...  The research is premised on the notion of the university within the instrumentalist framework of higher education, and of higher education as a key role player in the construction of the national and regional  ... 
doaj:a659818435db4b7c9a4ee3d402a0fe5d fatcat:5pknj3engzfxdh5obmylpowj34

Against Narration Sickness in Higher Education: Implications of Paulo Freire's Banking Concept of Education on Achievement of University Education Objectives in Kenya in the light of the Universities Act 2012

Wycliffe Amukowa
2013 Journal of Educational and Social Research  
This paper endeavours a finding of lessons from Paulo Freire's observation that could make solid contributions towards attaining the objectives of university education in Kenya as outlined in the Universities  ...  This relationship involves a narrating Subject (the teacher) and patient, listening objects (the students).  ...  Kenyatta University which had operated as a constituent college of the University of Nairobi since 1972, became a full-fledged university in 1985.  ... 
doi:10.5901/jesr.2013.v3n2p41 fatcat:edxssahmn5eq3imu3ypneggj54

IRRODL Volume 15, Number 6

Varios Authors
2014 International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning  
From their research at a Costa Rican University on how to improve student performance and engagement, Joo, Andrés, and Shearer's findings indicate that design revisions positively influenced both students  ...  However, as a generally affordable method of post-secondary education delivery, MOOCs place the developing countries at the centre of universal access to HE.  ...  The authors would also like to thank all the students in Kenyatta University, Jomo Kenyatta University of Science and Technology, United State International University Acknowledgements The authors would  ... 
doi:10.19173/irrodl.v15i6.2063 fatcat:tspb3bvb45cajgko7vhrh736ca

A Compendium of Open Access/Open Science Policy Case Studies from African Higher Education Institutions [article]

2022 Zenodo  
The representative universities cover a range of public and private institutions where research activity occurs.  ...  They represent a broad range of open access/open science policy development initiatives from those involved in developing and implementing them.  ...  University management/academic leadership policy/ staff research department/ staff research support/Open Access unit  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.6467301 fatcat:qtqrvr5ztreojhlyrkkjlsulzi

IRRODL Volume 13, Number 3

Various Authors
2012 International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning  
analysis to investigate the contentious relationship between teaching and research and the costs of both.  ...  So to insure this doesn't happen to IRRODL readers, we present a study from China, "Economies of Scope in Distance Education: The Case of Chinese Research Universities," which features extensive mathematical  ...  Acknowledgment The authors would like to thank all colleagues and students who contributed to this study.  ... 
doi:10.19173/irrodl.v13i3.1293 fatcat:gf6jybhu5rcmhdzueadrxzeyda

Open Praxis, volume 9 issue 2

Inés Gil-Jaurena (ed.), various authors
2017 Open Praxis  
For a fourth consecutive year Open Praxis has partnered with the Open Education Consortium for the publication of selected papers among those presented in the 2017 Open Education Global Conference (Cape  ...  Thanks also goes to Shellemiah Otieno of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Elly Omoro of Maseno University, and Felix Oduor of Great Lakes University for coordinating the collection  ...  Selvam Sahaya of Tangaza University College and Prof. Cheryl Hodgkinson-Williams of Cape Town University, South Africa, for their contributions.  ... 
doi:10.5944/openpraxis.9.2.690 fatcat:bpegrp75znfp7k23jwq4nxfzv4

African philosophy and educational discourse

Letseka M
2000 Zenodo  
It sketches communality in traditional African life, and argues that African philosophy should speculate about and provide a conceptual interpretation and analysis of human problems and human experience  ...  importance of human relationships.  ...  12 Personal notes presented by the author at a conference of the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada, Ottawa, 1997, and notes from the abovementioned Kampala conference. 14 Consult in this  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5893529 fatcat:orklosuopjbjxg7pfallbut4bq

Human Security in Africa

Tanya Lyons
2017 Australasian Review of African Studies  
Afrikaner Émigrés in Australia: Perception vs. Reality in Human  ...  The role that non-verbal communication plays in communication is heightened in the classroom context, as the teacher-student relationship is negotiated over time and influenced by cultural context, gender  ...  Gender mainstreaming and women's roles in development projects: A research case study from Ghana. Advances in Gender Akinbobola, A. O. (2010).  ... 
doi:10.22160/22035184/aras-2017-38-1/3-7 fatcat:k5pin6hu5rbcfmw262eljbzpxy

Proceeding of the First International Confrence (September 6-8, 2012)

ejssd journal
2021 Ethiopian Journal of Science and Sustainable Development  
Proceeding of the First International Confrence (September 6-8, 2012)  ...  Last but not least the authors also acknowledge all the authors of references that have been given in this work.  ...  Acknowledgements Proceedings of the 1 st International Conference (ic2012) September 6-8, 2012 Acknowledgments The authors gratefully acknowledge the collaboration of officers in the Yinsa village and  ... 
doi:10.20372/ejssdastu:v0.i0.0.365 doaj:3bc843744cf741d68eb7f66a590dfb6f fatcat:2vamr7lojnds5iqyfjl4b26mda

University Libraries in Kenya

Joseph Muema Kavulya, Humboldt-Universität Zu Berlin, Humboldt-Universität Zu Berlin
Finally, modern information and communication technology is being incorporated in the management of university libraries in Kenya.  ...  There is therefore need for adoption of strategic planning in all areas of library management and to remain viable sources of information, university libraries in Kenya have to make use modern information  ...  It enabled the researcher to investigate the factors that have influenced the development of university libraries in Kenya in terms of funding, management and use.  ... 
doi:10.18452/15022 fatcat:ljchxrzlxnfrfkvb2gfo366ihq

Parallel sessions - abstracts of presentations

2005 Acta Tropica  
In each clinic, we recruited 200 fever cases and 200 non-fever controls. Outpatients with a history of fever or a measured temperature >37.5 • C were defined as cases.  ...  As a result, a higher proportion of fever episodes in children are not due to malaria but to other causes, and this has important implications for fever case management.  ...  Introduction: The National ITN strategy in Tanzania involves a two-pronged strategy of creating an enabling environment for promoting private manufacture and distribution of ITNs, and at the same time  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.actatropica.2005.06.013 fatcat:gizw75udovexxlxrb6enkv4ade


Tristan Mccowan, Melanie Walker, Sam Fongwa, Ibrahim Oanda, Daniel Sifuna, Segun Adedeji, Stephen Oyebade, Eric Ananga, Vincent Adzahlie-Mensah, Emmanuel Tamanja
Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) in Kenya has set up the Nairobi Industrial and Technology Park, which allows for intense linkages between the university and industry and  ...  Postgraduation student interviews The research project tracked a sample of 24 students from the four case study universities roughly one year after graduation to understand their post-university experiences  ...  Achieving the broader aims of developmentand solving the problem of graduate employabilitydepends not only on widening access, but also on a rich, relevant and invigorating learning environment for students  ... 

Universities, Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development in Africa – Conference Proceedings 2018

German-African University Partnership Platform For The Development Of Entrepreneurs And Small/Medium Enterprises, Jürgen Bode, Christine Freitag
These proceedings are the outcome of the 7th international annual conference "Universities, Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development in Africa" which took place from 13 to 14 September 2018 on the Sankt  ...  Augustin campus of the Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences.  ...  Students also express that the institute does not have a physical library, but an online library is in implementation.  ... 
doi:10.18418/978-3-96043-071-1 fatcat:en5w3i3cs5gc3cfn2o25i72ieu

USA; Ann MacCann, Retired Senior Learning Design Officer, Australia; Omar Majid

R I Ravinder Rena Clayton, Wright
2014 International Education Consultant   unpublished
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS We are profoundly thankful to the pupils, staff and parents of the three study schools. Furthermore, many thanks to anonymous reviewers for constructive comments.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS Thanks to Sandhya Menon for reviewing the initial draft and her suggestions, to Oili Kohonen, Ville Nivalainen and Paras Pant for their serene presence, to Maa (Pushpa) for her trust and  ...  "The relationship between Internet use, online and printed newspaper reading in Finland: Investigating the direct and moderating effects of gender."  ... 


Sara Zeiger
as the case of Kenya and Uganda.  ...  Games become a substitute for real everyday life and used as such to inform, influence and give users the opportunity to experiment new possibilities and therefore maximize the relationship between the  ...  For example, donors may consider requiring a risk assessment of the local push and pull factors to be conducted prior to a program activity, and the results publicized and shared with the CVE community  ... 
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