Platform for International Education

PIE webinar “Crucial elements for future proof education & research partnerships with the Global South”

Purpose: to discuss elements that are crucial for sustainable cooperation with the Global South in the field of higher education & research. Presenting a do’s & don’ts list to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Date: 22 April 2021



9:15 - 9:25 hrs  Welcome by Marianne van Dorp, Chair PIE

9:30 -10:30 hrs 4 break out groups

1. Insight on impact

with Ruerd Ruben Wageningen Economic Research, Mike Zuijderduijn MDF Training & Consultancy, Joost Teuben Twente University/ITC and Mervin Bakker University of Groningen

2. Online education / online capacity development

with Diane Bosch & Riti Herman Mostert, Wageningen University & Research, Anja Hellenschmidt RNW Media, Juliette Eulderink & Lindsey Schwidder, TU Delft

3. Interaction research & education

with Eric Beerkens, NWO-WOTRO, Denyse Snelder & Henk van den Heuvel VU Amsterdam

4. The future of Dutch international cooperation of vocational- and higher education & research

with Dirk Jan Koch, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Lindy van Vliet, Royal Tropical Institute, William Sanchez, Saxion University of Applied Sciences

10:30 - 10:45 Break

10:45 - 12 hrs Pitches of the 4 groups by presenting a do's & don'ts list

Feedback and reflection with Pascalle Grotenhuis, Director Social Development, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Freek van der Meer, Dean of the Faculty Geo-Information and Earth Observation (ITC) Twente University

Fee: -


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