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Webinar: Impact of COVID-19 on higher education | 3rd UNESCO World Higher Education Conference

9 March, 2022 hora: 10:00 am - 11:30 am

As part of the events prior to the 3rd UNESCO World Higher Education Conference that will take place in Barcelona from May 18 to 20, 2022, UNESCO IESALC will carry out a consultation for Latin America and the Caribbean that will collect the voices of the different groups of interest related to higher education (HEI leaders, academics, students, governments, rectors’ conferences, university associations/networks, employers, multilateral organizations, etc.) on ten key issues for higher education.

For the consultation, UNESCO IESALC will carry out ten webinars between October 2021 and February 2022. Its themes will revolve around the ten key issues that the World Conference will address.

On March 9, 2022 from 10:00h to 11:30h (Caracas GMT -4), UNESCO IESALC will held the Webinar 10: Impact of COVID-19 on higher education.

The speakers are: Francisco Marmolejo, president of higher education at the Qatar Foundation, Mexico; Rocío Victoria Quispe, General Director of Higher University Education of the Ministry of Education of Peru; Cecilia Paredes Verduga, rector of the Escuela Superior Politécnica del Litoral, Ecuador; Rudy Laddaga, CEO and founder of Gnius Club, Mexico and María Altagracia López, coordinator of the Center for Innovation in Higher Education (CINNES) of the Technological Institute of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Time indicated is UTC -4 (Caracas); please check your local time zone

Registration here: Impact of COVID-19 on higher education.


9 March, 2022
10:00 am - 11:30 am