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Meet Turku University of Applied Sciences

As a multidisciplinary community of 12 000 experts, we thrive in attributing to the success of our partners and working life. At the core of all our activities is Innopeda®, a unique pedagogical method developed at Turku UAS. It emphasizes the viewpoints of RDI and working life, providing skills for independent thinking, effective communication and international activities.

Mari Lahti

Content Leader

Mari Berglund

Content Expert

Joonas Korhonen

Content Expert

Tiina Murto

Content Expert

Arina Ventelä

Project Manager

Genesis Chorwe

Project Lead KUHeS

Japhet Myaba

Project Researcher/Coordinator

Elizabeth Chodzaza

Project Researcher

Linda Kayere

Grants Accountant

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Meet Kamuzu University of Health Sciences

Kamuzu University of Health Sciences (KUHeS) is a comprehensive health and allied sciences higher learning public institution. The aim of the University is to impart knowledge and produce transferable skills through teaching and learning, research, consultancy and application of knowledge, skills and aptitudes to meet professional needs of society at national, regional and global levels. The University specifically trains health professionals such as nurses, midwives, medical doctors, pharmacists, physiotherapists, nutritionists and biomedical scientists/lab technologists at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

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Meet International University of Management

We focus on developing quality human capital to drive Africa’s transformation. With a continent in need of productive skills, we tackle the challenge of fostering sustainable economic growth. We go beyond knowledge, instilling ethics and a positive attitude in our graduates. Equipped with adaptable skills, they are ready to thrive in the global village.

Prof. Agnes van Dyk

Co-Principal Investigator

Prof Stephanie van der Walt

Principal Investigator

Rulien Nortje

Grant/Project Manager/Financial Officer

Elma Eižēnija Pētersone

WP3 leader

Lily Bethencourt

WP3 co-leader

Lucas Miakinen

Developer, application

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Meet Riga Technical University

RTU is focused on becoming a third generation university that not only provides high quality education, but also conducts advanced research and ensures innovation and technology transfer, practically implementing scientific discoveries. In the faculties of RTU it is possible to obtain high quality education not only in engineering, but also in social sciences and humanities.

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Meet University of Zambia

The University of Zambia (UNZA) was established by Act of Parliament No. 66 of 1965. The first intake of students took place on 17th March 1966. The motto of the University, SERVICE AND EXCELLENCE has guided the development of the University since its inception.

Prof. Patricia Katowa-Mukwato

Project lead UNZA

Dr Ruth Wahila

Project Manager

Brenda Sianchapa

Project Researcher

Kabwe Chitundu

Project Researcher

Elizabeth Chilufya Chisulo

Project Accountant

Prof. Louise Pretorius

Co-Principal Investigator

Prof. Hans Justus Amukugo

Principal Investigator

Saara Kamati

Grant/Project Manager

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Meet University of Namibia

The University of Namibia (UNAM), is the country’s premier institution of tertiary education. It consists of four faculties and 12 campuses country-wide. This outreach makes UNAM a truly community-based institution, renowned for its academic excellence, outstanding research, and community development projects. It is a diverse institution with a student population from 41 countries around the world. Although a relatively young university, it has grown to support a student population of over 30 000.

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Meet Mulungushi University

Founded in 2008, Mulungushi University is the youngest of the three public universities in Zambia. It is made up of three campuses; the Great North Road Campus, The Kabwe Town Campus and the Livingstone Medical School located inside Livingstone General Hospital.

Prof. Lonia Mwape

Project lead MU

Dr Concepta Kwaleyela

Project co-lead MU

Jamia Kabungo


Jeane Banda


Dickson Samu

Project Financial Officer

Evanthia Sakellari

UNIWA’s project manager, content expert, WP5 Lead

Areti Lagiou

Content Expert

Christos Prapas

Content Expert

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Meet University of West Attica

UNIWA is a dynamic and constantly evolving institution that strives to fulfill its vision and mission, and to achieve its goals investing in the development of modern teaching methods, adapted to students’ needs and responsive to competitive labor market and society requirements, as well as in its modern facilities and infrastructure (i.e., teaching resources, classrooms, laboratories/workshops, scientific equipment).

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Meet Catholic University of Malawi

The Catholic University of Malawi (CUNIMA) is an institution of higher learning accredited by the National Council for Higher Education. The Mission of the Catholic University of Malawi is to contribute to the integral development of the nation through vocation training, academic courses and research activities that are tailored to most critical needs of the nation and the Catholic Church.

Omero. G. Mwale

Lead Person / Project Manager

Amon Micheal Dzonzi


Ester Kungwimba

Project Reseacher

Susan Sundu

Project Reseacher