Reports and Resources
Collaborating to Advance Higher Education in Africa.
31 December 2020
End of Year Report, 2020
2020 was our most innovative year yet. Though challenging, higher education on the continent was forced to transformed in many positive ways, and we were too. For the year 2020, we explored innovative ways to advance our transformation goals. Despite disruptions from COVID-19, our engagements and collaborations highlighted the commitment of stakeholders to innovate and lead the change we want to see.
16th June 2020
2020 Virtual Conference Report
The virtual conference was held as a result of COVID-19 restrictions on in-person meetings. It engaged 285 participants from 37 countries across four continents; Africa, North America, Asia and Europe. With 35 countries in Africa. It focused on the unfolding strategies for university teaching and management during the COVID pandemic.
10th – 11th June 2019
2019 Executive Conference Report
The first edition of the Executive Conference engaged 19 university leaders from 10 institutions representing six countries in Africa.
12th June 2019
University Stakeholder Symposium 2019, Ghana Report
As the youth population in Africa grows exponentially, there must be collaborative efforts to advance education to this youth. The report chronicles the insights of major players in Ghanaian higher-ed in the first university stakeholders symposium to discuss the nexus of employers, government, and universities to providing value in higher education to a growing youthful population.
Defining Success for African Universities
This report responds to important questions on what defines the success of an African higher-education institution. Given that university mission differ on the continent, how do we define a system that encourages missions that actively and measurably contribute to the development of Africa given the contextual realities of the continent.
25th - 29th June 2018
2018 Faculty & Administrator Workshop
This workshop focused on pedagogy with the theme, Facilitating Inclusive classrooms: Sharing and co-designing practical pedagogy for today’s learner.
4th - 9th June 2019
2017 Inaugural Education Collaborative Workshop
The Education Collaborative workshop at Ashesi is the result of Ashesi University’s vision to lead the continent’s renaissance by reaching out to colleague and partner educators across Africa to build an idea-sharing platform to collaborate and harness best practices in university teaching, management, and administration.