and Institute for Poverty Alleviation and International Development (IPAID) of
Yonsei University, located at Wonju in South Korea joined hands on July 27,
2023, to mark the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).
agreement aims to enhance collaborative efforts in various academic areas and
strengthen the bonds between the two esteemed institutions. The MoU, set to
last for five years and automatically renewable at its expiration, signifies a
new era of knowledge sharing and mutual growth.
signing ceremony took place at UNILAK Kigali campus, where esteemed
representatives from both universities came together to celebrate the momentous
occasion. With a shared vision of advancing education, research, and
innovation, the MoU outlines a comprehensive framework for cooperation.
the key objectives of the MoU is to facilitate joint research projects between
the two universities. Moreover, the agreement emphasizes the importance of
academic seminars, workshops, and conferences organized in collaboration.
MoU also focuses on nurturing student programs, catering to both graduate and
undergraduate students. Through this partnership, students from both
universities will have access to enhanced educational opportunities, allowing
them to broaden their horizons and gain exposure to diverse perspectives.
the agreement highlights a commitment to exchange publications and research
findings. This collaboration in scholarly publishing will ensure that the
knowledge generated by researchers at both universities reaches a broader
audience, promoting the dissemination of cutting-edge research globally.
the MoU seeks to provide support for capacity building initiatives.
the signing ceremony, both universities expressed their enthusiasm for this new
era of collaboration. They acknowledged that the MoU represents an invaluable
opportunity to harness their respective strengths and create a positive impact
on the academic landscape at the regional and global levels.