Decolonisation in Practice: The University of Victoria Releases its First Indigenous Plan

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We read much in the news of higher education around the world about decolonisation.  We have heard of the struggles in South Africa where political apartheid was ended, but epistemic apartheid was not. We have heard of the debates about taking down the statues of colonial figures at universities such as Oxford.  Perhaps less is […]

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Preparing Global Citizens

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“Universities have abandoned their previous commitment to educating future citizens. In this world where globalisation of indifference is growing, universities must prepare their students as citizens who practice and value freedom, equality and solidarity,” said Dr Frederico Mayor, former Director-General of UNESCO, in Barcelona on September 19, 2017. Pic 1: Dr Frederico Mayor, Former Director-General […]

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