News, events and blogs

Regional and National events kick-started Sahel RESCOM project

Recently the national and regional conferences of the OKP RESCOM Project in Mali, Burkina Faso and Niger took place.

Online verkiezingsdebat: zonder kennisuitwisseling geen ontwikkeling

Tijdens het debat gaven vijf Tweede Kamerleden van VVD, CDA, GroenLinks, PvdA en D66 met (hoger) onderwijs, dan wel ontwikkelingssamenwerking in hun portefeuille, hun mening over de toekomst van de internationale onderwijs- en kennissamenwerking.

Developing leaders in Romania: celebrating 10 years of partnership with MSM Romania

It has been 10 years since MSM embarked on a joint journey with MSM Romania to develop leaders in Romania. Since then, the joint Executive MBA has been running successfully with its 11th intake just having started mid January.

Research Methods and Skills – kick-start your research journey

From September 2020 until February 2021 an international group of students joined the MSM Research Methods and Skills (RMS) program which was offered via distance learning. On 9 February 2021 they all successfully defended their Research Proposal.

A study of the high performance organization’s transformation process at Takaful insurance companies – Online DBA defense

On 10 February 2021, Mrs. Mirna Mroueh successfully defended her DBA thesis titled: A study of the high performance organization’s transformation process at Takaful insurance companies - The Case of the United Arab Emirates.

Assessing market needs to strengthen the curriculum of TVET and Higher education

In December 2020, trainers from Q-Point, were in Uganda to discuss the results of the labor market needs assessment (LMNA) that was carried out for the project “Strengthening skills and training capacity in the horticulture sector in Uganda”.

New initiative will boost use of water-smart technologies in agriculture

A multi-stakeholder platform which aims to boost the use of water-smart technologies by farmers in Limpopo, Free State and Mpumalanga will be launched on 23 February 2021.

Obituary Dr. Philip Ojwang Kamau

It is with great sadness that we learned about the passing away of Dr. Philip Ojwang Kamau. Dr. Kamau graduated in 2014 from the MSM DBA program.

Bright future in Agriculture project activities, trainings and the triple helix kick-off

November and December were months full of activities such as trainings and workshops in different areas of the Bright Future in Agriculture project.

Hybrid Curriculum Development and launching a certified program in Indonesia

In December 2020 several activities in MSM's SAS21 project in Indonesia took place. A hybrid online curriculum development training was executed and the DUDI certified training program was launched with MSM's Huub Mudde as a guest speaker.