This newsletter aims to disseminate new thinking, ideas,technology and methods of ICTs in higher education. It covers a wide range of topics such as heated issues, policies, cases in practice, and international projects in relation to online education, mobile learning, distant education, MOOC, OER, etc. It also provides updates on UNESCO-ICHEI, including projects, meetings and conferences, activities, and communication.
UNESCO-ICHEI located in Shenzhen, China, was approved on Novemeber 13, 2015 by the 38th Genernal Conference of UNESCO. It is the tenth Education Sector UNESCO Category 2 centre in the world and aslo the first Category 2 centre for higher education in China.
Relying on the advantages of Shenzhen’s information and communication technology (ICT) sector and drawing upon China’s experience with the massification of its higher education, ICHEI aims to meet the local demand for quality higher education resources and to support Asian and African countries to improve the quality of higher education and promote educational equity.