The impact of COVID-19 on higher education around the world: challenges, solutions and opportunities (SPOT07.B)

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    On demand
  • Topics
    • National, regional and global perspectives

About this session

The COVID-19 pandemic has had an enormous impact on higher education around the world, posing major challenges to the system as a whole, but it has also opened up opportunities for innovation and change. Starting from the findings of the second global survey on the impact of COVID-19 by the International Association of Universities, and incorporating regional perspectives, this session will discuss the challenges and opportunities presented by the pandemic.


  • Giorgio Marinoni | International Association of Universities | France
  • Alexander Wright | Association of Commonwealth Universities | United Kingdom
  • Muriel Cordier | Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie | France