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We are pleased to report that the work of Mia Perry and colleagues work in the Sustainable Futures Global Network is documented as case Study 8 in a report, Four Approaches to Supporting Equitable Research Partnerships co-sponsored by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the World Bank and the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the UK Collaborative on Development Research (UKCDR).

We are pleased to provide a link to a new podcast from the CR&DALL project 'Educational Peacebuilding in Medellin Acapulco, Understanding the Role of Education, Culture and Learning in Responding to Crises'.

The 17th Higher Education Reform conference was held from 21-23 June at the Univesity of Glasgow with some 150+ delegates from 30 countries hosted by CR&DALL. The focus of HER over the years has been research investigating various aspects of policy reforms and other major changes in higher education, and at this conference the specific focus was the role of universities in addressing the SDGs. We have pleasure in posting now concluding remarks made by HER Board member, Germán Álvarez Mendiola, Centro de Investigación y de Estudios Avanzados (Cinvestav), Mexico. We also attach the final programme for the conference with all abstracts. Many of these are in the process of being developed into book chapters and journal articles.

Our close friends and colleagues, Rajesh Tandon and Budd Hall oversee the Knowledge for Change Mentor Training Programme (MTP) in Community-based research.  This programme offers learning opportunities for university and community knowledge workers to take a 21-week course in teaching Community Based Research, and has been operating for five years.

CR&DALL core member, Geng Wang is part of the team organising an Early Career Researcher online event on academic dissemination (in the area of vocational education and training) on behalf of the Journal of Vocational Education and Training (JVET)’s Early Career Researcher Group on Thursday, 12 October 2023, 09:00 – 11:00 (UCT); 11:00 – 13:00 (CET)