University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) and Aga Khan University (AKU) join hands on global education and research initiatives — by Bob Shepard on UAB Edu

The University of Alabama at Birmingham and Aga Khan University have entered into an agreement to develop collaborative academic, cultural exchange and research programs that will enable faculty and students to explore new ideas in the classroom, laboratory, studio and clinic. The initiative will leverage their shared strengths in research and scholarship to generate knowledge…

AKU, Pakistan: Collaborating to promote quality midwifery care | Seminar held by the School of Nursing and Midwifery (SONAM)

The School of Nursing and Midwifery (SONAM) brought together policymakers from the Sindh government and private sector experts at a seminar to highlight how a competency-based midwifery programme at the undergraduate level could equip midwives with the clinical skills needed to reduce Pakistan’s alarming maternal mortality ratio (MMR) .​ Government and private sector stakeholders along…

Jaipur- India: Aga Khan Foundation makes case for long-term investments in higher education to drive catalytic economic growth and social change

Jaipur, India, January 2018 – Matt Reed, CEO of the Aga Khan Foundation UK, spoke at the Jaipur Literature Festival on Friday 26th at a session entitled Beyond the University: Higher Education and Development. As questions continue to arise about the quality of Indian universities, the proportion of skilled labour in relation to the country’s…