Higher education and the knowledge based economy in Africa: Selected country views

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2015
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East Africa
Southern Africa
West Africa
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RUFORUM Conferences and Workshops
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This presentation was made at the Ministerial Consultative Meeting on Strengthening Higher Education, Science, Technology and Innovation in Africa which took place in Lilongwe, Malawi on 20th and 21st October 2015. The two-day  meeting was organised under the auspices of His Excellency, Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika, the President of Malawi. It brought together 80 participants from over 15 countries across Africa to deliberate on required actions to improve the higher education sector in line with the Sustainable Development Goals.