Session VIRT01

Equity-sensitive strategies for internationalising higher education in the Global South

Salient issues in the internationalisation of higher education in the Global South include the impact of symmetrical and asymmetrical global collaborations, national strategies, Collaborative Online International Learning and the strategic implications of learning pedagogies for the Global South’s response to economic and political divides. This session will focus on experiences in Brazil and South Africa, exploring economic and political inequalities.

This session will be available to watch on-demand and will be broadcast during the virtual programme on Tuesday, 26 September at 11:00 CEST. 


  • Social responsibility
    • Diversity, equity and inclusion


  • Judy Peter, 
    Cape Peninsula University of Technology, South Africa


  • José Celso Freire Junio, 
    Sao Paulo State University, Brazil
  • Leolyn Jackson, 
    Central University of Technology, South Africa