Welcome to the OBREAL Global South American Chapter

On the basis of the work carried out at a sub-regional level by the project ALFA PUENTES, and the projects ULISESCAMINOS and MIMIR ANDIO and based on the conclusions of the conference “CAMINO A FIESA” (2019) and the “Global Meeting of June 11, 2020, the South American partners of OBREAL-Global together with the Secretary General decide to start the South American Chapter.

The South American Chapter of OBREAL-Global is a flexible structure within the association that is organized on the following structure.

a- Two operational offices for administrative issues provided by OBREAL members. One in Bogota, Colombia, where OBREAL-Global already has a small operational base and the other facilitated by the University of Mar del Plata in Argentina.

b- Two institutions that, on a rotating basis (for 2 years) assume the tasks of Chair of the group through the representation of their executive directors.

Coordinating and Featured Institutions

These are the coordinating institutions of the South American Chapter since 2020..

7 Apr
OBREAL Global and ENLACES agree on a joint work agenda
OBREAL Global is pleased to announce that together with the Latin American and Caribbean Space for Higher Education [ENLACES], we have built a joint work agenda that makes ENLACES an [...]
6 Apr
Participation of OBREAL Global in the General Conference of ENLACES
On 30, 31 March and 1 April, OBREAL Global participated as a special guest at the General Conference of ENLACES ( Espacio Latinoamericano y Caribeño de Educación Superior – Latin [...]
1 Apr
OBREAL Global meets with the rector of the Universidad de Quilmes
Elizabeth Colucci, our International Project Director, and Pablo Beneitone, OBREAL Global’s Higher Education policy expert, met on April 30th with the Rector of the Universidad de Quilmes, Mr. Alfredo Alfonso. [...]
13 Oct
The recordings of Session 1 of the Interregional Dialogues on the Internationalisation of Higher Education between India and South America are now available.
The first of the OBREAL Global’s Interregional Dialogues series is being organised by the Brazilian Association for Higher Education – FAUBAI –, Symbiosis International University, the South American and the Indian OBREAL [...]
04 MAY
CESA HIGHER EDUCATION IN FOCUS: CALL FOR PARTICIPATION

We would like to announce the CESA Higher Education in Focus series of events which will take place between May and June.

01 MAY
SHOWCASE – LEARNING ENHANCEMENT BY UCC

The Centre for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning (CIRTL) and the Office of the Vice President for Learning and Teaching are launching a series of online Learning & Teaching Research Showcase events.