U.S. Foundations Affirm Commitment to African Higher Education
October 7, 2008 | From the field | Higher Education in Russia & Africa

Presidents of the seven U.S. foundations comprising the Partnership for Higher Education in Africa today announced in a press release the unanimous decision to continue collaborative and individual grantmaking aimed at strengthening higher education in Africa beyond an original ten-year commitment ending in 2010. The Partnership was created to strengthen Africa’s institutions of higher education so that they can better contribute to poverty reduction, economic growth and social development in their respective countries.