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date: 03 April 2020

Education, Higher (Africa)  

Source:
Berkshire Encyclopedia of Sustainability
Author(s):
Alex O. AWITIAlex O. AWITI

Africa’s higher education is critical to promoting the sustainability of the continent’s environment, although there are anxieties about its capacity to educate and equip citizens with the skills necessary for life and well-being on a continent beset by complex and interdependent socioeconomic and environmental challenges. These challenges can provide a framework for revitalizing higher education, though several paradigm shifts will also be critical to enhancing the contribution of higher education to sustainability. ...

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