Interlace PODCAST

Internationalization in Culture and Education


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This is the second part of an interview with the international expert Uwe Brandenburg about Internationalization of Higher Education for Society. Uwe Brandenburg is the Managing Director of the Global Impact Institute and Associate Professor at Universitat Rovira i Virgili in Tarragona, Spain. Uwe has contributed to more than 30 publications in the field of internationalisation, He is also the Founding President of the German Association for International Exchange (DAIA). 

Internationalization of Higher Education for Society is a concept which relevance has been growing enormously in the past decade. Today is a crucial aspect of internationalization of higher education, also in the light of the importance given to societal impact, inclusiveness, and environmental sustainability by the European Commission in the recently launched new generation of EU funded programmes. In this interview in two parts we discuss with the international expert Uwe Brandenburg about the state of the art of this concept, its implications, and a number of concrete examples on how this is brought to life through different initiatives and international projects. 

Welcome to Part 2 about higher education in India and the interview with Dr. Shashikala Gurpur, distinguished academician and orator, Director of Symbiosis Law School, Pune, and and Dean of the Faculty of Law, Symbiosis International University. She is a member of 19th Law Commission of India and National Judicial Academic Council.

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Interlace PODCAST, the first and only blog dedicated to the internationalization aspects of education and culture. Internationalization in education and culture is today a solid reality that positively counterbalances the many negative aspects of globalization. General information on hot topics will be completed by country specific specials, programs entirely dedicated to cooperation for development, concrete best practices and programmes going deeper in the world of higher education or culture.

Who we are

Interlace PODCAST is a concept developed and run by Mirko Varano and Christofer Fredriksson, two specialists in the field of internationalization of higher education and culture living and working in Stockholm, Sweden. In the past two decades we have operated in the field on behalf of different organizations and as independent professionals at different levels and covering a wide range of different positions.

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