Generosity and collegiality as institutions embrace blended learning
African universities have been faced with challenges of insufficient funding, which have been jeopardising critical programmes, especially in research and innovation.
The spread of COVID-19 and its economic impacts have worsened the situation, leading to massive budget cuts from governments and international donors.
For instance, the announcement by UK Research and Innovation to cut budgets for international development by almost half has left hundreds of research projects, mostly involving universities in the Global South, especially Sub-Saharan Africa, in limbo. Read more...