The future of Sudan after lifting the US sanctions

22nd October 2017

Saturday 28th October 2017 (14:00-17:00) University Square Stratford – London, United Kingdom Early this month (6 October 2017), the US government has lifted parts the sanctions against Sudan towards normalizing relations which was promoted by Sudan’s efforts to end conflicts within the country, allowing good access for humanitarian purposes as well as good cooperation with the [more details]

(pp.121-136) N. M. Gadzama ‘An opportunity for Diaspora participation in environmentally friendly program for improved livelihoods in north-east Sahel of Nigeria’, IJSR, Vol. 7, No. 2, 2017

8th June 2017

Njidda M. Gadzama University of Maiduguri, Nigeria  Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to showcase and share, at international level, the successes in the collaboration between the North-East Arid Zone Development Programme (NEAZDP) and the Center for Arid Zone Studies (CAZS), the University of Maiduguri in research and development inputs. NEAZDP was designed for the [more details]

SUDAN AT A CROSSROADS: Towards a Vision for the Future & Youth Empowerment

4th December 2016

13:30-13:45    Arrival 13:45-15:15     Session One 15:15-15:30     Break 15:30-16:20    Session Two Target audience Academic, professionals, research, youth, NGOs, civil society groups, businesses, and other stakeholders. Focus Sudan Hosts World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD) UN Major Group for Children and Youth (UN MGCY) Sudan Knowledge (SK) Middle Eastern Knowledge Economy Institute (MEKEI) The Sudanese diasporic community is relatively large and has [more details]

(pp.067-075) I. M. A. Alfaki ‘Sudan regional stand in knowledge economy development’, IJSR, Vol. 6, No. 2, 2016

12th October 2015

Ibrahim M. Abdalla Alfaki, United Arab Emirates University, UAE   Purpose: The main purpose of this article is to examine the existence and development of the Knowledge Economy (KE) in Sudan. Design/methodology/approach: Evidence is gathered from different national and international sources to corroborate the country’s KE story and to compare its performance to peer African [more details]

Future of Higher Education in the Arab Countries: Challenges and Opportunities in the Digital Economy

12th January 2015

Thursday, 02 November 2017 from 14:00 to 17:00 (BST) London, United Kingdom Hosts World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD) Royal Docks School of Business and Law UN Major Group for Children and Youth (UN MGCY) Target audience Academic, research, higher education officials, policy makers, youth, NGOs, civil society groups, businesses, and other stakeholders. Focus Arab Countries The workshop [more details]

(pp.033-050) I. M. A. Alfaki ‘Evaluating UAE success in utilizing knowledge and technological infrastructure’,IJIKMMENA, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2014

12th June 2013

Ibrahim M. Abdalla Alfaki, United Arab Emirates University, UAE Purpose: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has recently embarked on raising awareness about economic diversification with particular focus on the fundamental concepts of a knowledge economy (KE) across the private and the public sectors. The UAE strategic vision 2021 advocates for increasing investment in science and [more details]