Community-University Engagement for a Transformative Higher Education in Africa: Experience from Gulu University

The need for a transformative approach tohigher education. The cardinal role of highereducation in generating knowledge, building human capital and translating knowledge into technological innovations is key to sustainable development and fostering the socio-economic well-being of a sustainable society. The societal benefit from higher education investment is largely realised when human capital translates knowledge and innovations into products and services that provide solutions to societalneeds. Ultimately, this development trajectory should lead to vibrant business development concomitant with employment creation. The global youth population is expected to reach 1.3 billion by…

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