Minister’s address to the UNESCO World Conference on Higher Education

The Minister of Higher Education and Training, Dr BE Nzimande addressed participants at the 2009 UNESCO World Conference on Higher education on “The new dynamics of higher education and research for societal change and development” in which he highlighted the following issues:
• Relations of knowledge production
• Access to higher education
• Imbalances/ inequity
• Graduate retention programmes
• Academic freedom
• Challenge of funding
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14 July 2009