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Higher Education for Development

  • Higher Education for Development (HED) supports the worldwide development goals of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), primarily by coordinating the engagement of the higher education community to address development challenges.
  • HED’s leadership includes a governing board made up of the presidents of each of the six higher education associations among them ACE, and by an advisory board representing a broad cross-section of higher education leadership across the United States.

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  • Higher Education for Development Expands Community College Partnerships in Broader Middle East and North Africa

    Higher Education for Development (HED), in cooperation with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), recently announced the expansion of four existing and five new partnerships under the Broader Middle East and North Africa-U.S. Community College Initiative. The goal of the partnerships is to improve local workforce skills through new efforts at higher education institutions that increase entrepreneurship opportunities and youth employment.

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 About HED

 

​HED is supported through a cooperative agreement between the United States Agency for International Development and the American Council on Education. The information provided on this website is not official U.S. Government information and does not represent the views or positions of the U.S. Agency for International Development or the U.S. Government.

HIGHER EDUCATION FOR DEVELOPMENT® and HED and the Globe Device® are registered trademarks of the American Council on Education (ACE). They may not be used or reproduced without express, written permission from ACE.

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