Engaging Resource-Deprived Communities. Challenges and Opportunities for University - Community Engagement. Paper presented at Pascal Observatory Conference, Catania, Italy, 7 – 9 October, 2015.

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The abstract concerns research work being conducted now about how a European university's (Hanze University of Applied Sciences, Groningen, The Netherlands) engagement activities with local communities in Mombasa area, Kenya. The paper will concentrate on the challenges and opportunities for such an engagement and the search for a possible model that may be suitable for this type of engagement.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages2
Publication statusPublished - 2015



  • universites
  • society development
  • developent aid
  • community engagement

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