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2012 April 17 - 18 Melbourne, Australia : INQAAHE Conference

posted May 6, 2012, 9:53 PM by IT Administrator   [ updated May 6, 2012, 9:56 PM ]

Photo with Ms. María José Lemaitre, President of INQAAHE
As a full-member of the International Network for Quality Assurance Agencies in Higher Education (INQAAHE), the National Agency for Academic Assessment and Accreditation (NAAAA) participated for the first time since it became the member in 2010 for this global network conference which was held for 2 days; from 17 - 18 April 2012 in Melbourne, Australia.

The hosting Agency for the events was the Tertiary Education Quality & Standards Agency (TEQSA - Australia). Mr. Abrão dos Santos, the Executive Director was representing NAAAA to participate in this global event.

The theme for the 2012 INQAAHE conference is The Future of External Quality Assurance (the forum) with the objectives as follows;

1.     to share good practices in QA of institutions and QA agencies;                       

2.     to share experiences on assuring quality in higher education through External Quality Assurance (EQA) & Internal Quality Assurance (IQA);

3.     To enhance global cooperation amongst QA agencies;

The INQAAHE forum is open for members of INQAAHE, AfriQAN, ANQAHE, APQN, ASEAN, AQAAIW, AQAN, CAMES, CANQA, CANQATE, CEENQA, EAQAN, ENAEEE, ENQA, ECA, and RIACES.

Apart from being member of APQN, Timor Leste (NAAAA / ANAAA) is also member of ASEAN Quality Assurance Network (AQAN) the network of quality assurance in South East Asia region and International Network of Quality Assurance in Higher Education INQAAHE, the global network for quality assurance.

 

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