Regional News Summaries

WENR, December 2018: Africa

Kenya: Incoming Fee Hikes for Kenyan Students

South Africa: Bill Puts Forth New Protections Against Fake Qualifications; and more!


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WENR, December 2018: Asia-Pacific

China: New College to Address Lack of International Education Degrees

Australia: Proposed Change to Political Donation Policy Could Lead to Heavy Fines for International Students; and more!


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WENR, December 2018: Middle-East

Middle East: Survey Finds Less than Seven Percent of Leadership Positions at Arab Universities Held by Women

Syria: New Program Provides Online Courses to Refugees; and more!


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WENR, December 2018: Europe

Ireland: Sudden Closure of Grafton College Affects 470 International Students

France: Government Unveils New International Recruitment Strategy; and more!


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WENR, December 2018: Americas

U.S.: Fallout From For-Profit College Chain’s Closure Could Have Been Prevented

Canada: Ontario Auditor General Report finds Wynne’s ‘free’ tuition scheme far more expensive than promised; and more!


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WENR, November 2018: Asia-Pacific

Pakistan: New Government Seeks to Create a Uniform Education System;

India: No Signs that Foreign Branch Campuses will be allowed in India Anytime Soon; and more!


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WENR, November 2018: Africa

Mozambique: Parliament Votes to Restructure School System;

Sudan: U.S. Universities Cooperate with Sudanese Institutions After the Lifting of U.S. Sanctions; and more!


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WENR, November 2018: Middle-East

Egypt: The Egyptian campus that wasn’t;

UAE: New reforms will make UAE a global education hotspot; and more!


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WENR, November 2018: Americas

Brazil: Bolsonaro poses a serious threat to higher education;

U.S.: New International Enrollments Decline Again; and more!


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WENR, November 2018: Europe

Russia: Russia’s int’l student enrolment on the up

U.K.: UK universities ‘bleeding their business schools dry’; and more!


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