Higher Education and Capacity-Development for Sustainability (VAGALHÃO)

Coordinator Aalto University
Contact details

Dr. Roope Husgafvel, roope.husgafel(at)aalto.fi

Budget €428 613,9
Duration 4/2013 - 12/2014, 21 months
Academic field Clean Technologies

Partners:

Eduardo Mondlane University (UEM), Forestry Department, Faculty of Agronomy and Forestry, Mozambique

Brief Description:

Collaboration between UEM and AALTO will lead to a long-lasting cooperation at the university level in the field of sustainability and clean technologies. Successful implementation of this project will lead to:

  1. development of a study module and associated curriculum on sustainability and clean technologies
  2. design and implementation of staff/expert training for sustainability and clean technologies
  3. development of UEM capacity to provide services for and to establish strong links with industry, national sustainable development efforts and initiatives and other HEIs in the field of sustainability and clean technologies

Result Area(s):

  • Improved quality and relevance of higher education
  • Strengthened the role and relevance of the HEIs in development

Key Results to be Achieved:

  • development of a study module and associated curriculum on sustainability and clean technologies
  • design and implementation of staff/expert training for sustainability and clean technologies
  • development of UEM capacity to provide services for and to establish strong links with industry, national sustainable development efforts and initiatives and other HEIs in the field of sustainability and clean technologies

Website: https://blogs.aalto.fi/vagalhao/