Regional News Summaries

WENR, February 2018: Europe

Turkey Becoming International Education Hub

Scotland: Free Tuition for EU students Guaranteed Through 2019-20 Enrollment; and more


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WENR, February 2018: Americas

A Year of Travel Bans in the U.S.

Major higher education reforms secured by senators in Chile; U.S. schools setting up campuses in China; and more


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WENR, February 2018: Africa

South Africa: Strong Growth of ELT Enrollments in 2017

More than 2,000 Secondary Schools Closed in Nigeria’s Benue State; and more


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WENR, February 2018: Asia-Pacific

Government to Allow Foreign Universities to Operate in Indonesia

Australian Government Tightens Code of Conduct for Work with Recruitment Agents; and more


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WENR, February 2018: Middle East

New Agreement Paves Way for U.K. Branch Campuses in Egypt

Israel: Legislation Over West Bank Institutions Expected to Spark Boycotts; and more


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WENR, December 2017: Africa

Central African Republic: Teacher Shortage Threatens Education System

Private education in Sub-Saharan Africa steadily improving; and more


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WENR, December 2017: Americas

Brazil: New Internationalization Plan for 2018

Controversy in U.S. over tuition-waiver provision in tax plan; Canada int’l enrollment numbers up; and more


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WENR, December 2017: Asia-Pacific

East Asia: The Fourth Industrial Revolution Is on the Horizon

Australia’s TAFE crisis affects in’tl students; China shifting to long-term strategic research; and more


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WENR, December 2017: Europe

Ireland: Returned Emigrants May Miss Out on Free Tuition

U.K government to offer 2-year degrees; Germany surpasses int’l enrollment goals; and more


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WENR, December 2017: Middle East

Saudi Government Plans to Overhaul Education System

Syrian teen wins peace prize for educating refugee children; Dubai to offer inclusive education; and more


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