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Conference Proceedings
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Carrington, Lawrence D.
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School of Continuing Studies
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Recent reform and development programmes in higher education in the Caribbean
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IESALC-UNESCO Workshop on the Status and Prospects of Higher Education in the Caribbean
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October 31 - November 1, 2002
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Nassau, Bahamas
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http:; www.iesalc.unesco.org.ve/programas/reformas/caribe/Informe%20Reformas%20Caribe%20-%20Carrington.pdf
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Abstract
This paper explores reform initiatives and important development programmes undertaken in higher education in the Caribbean since the UNESCO’s World Conference on Higher Education in 1998. These developments are explored under the following headings: Networking, Institutional collaboration, Expansion of the sector, Concern for quality assurance procedures, Expansion of the use of information and communications technologies, and Outreach. The overall discussion focuses primarily on the University of the West Indies and the other tertiary level institutions in the countries that contribute to it.....
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