WFCP Expands Global Network with Distinguished New Members
Ottawa, November 24, 2023 – The World Federation of Colleges and Polytechnics (WFCP) is pleased to announce the addition of four esteemed institutions to its global network. Each new member brings a unique blend of expertise, innovation, and commitment to advancing education and skills development.
1. Association of Technical Universities and Polytechnics in Africa (ATUPA): ATUPA serves as a unifying force for technical universities and polytechnics across the African continent. This acclaimed association works tirelessly to advance technical and vocational education, promote best practices, and facilitate collaboration among member institutions to address the evolving needs of Africa’s workforce and industries.
2. College Development Network, United Kingdom: Renowned for its dedication to fostering excellence in the Scottish further education sector, the College Development Network (CDN) stands as a catalyst for transformational change. CDN’s collaborative initiatives, encompassing research, leadership development, and resource sharing, empower colleges to enhance student success and community engagement.
3. Federal Polytechnic Kabo, Nigeria: As a leading institution in Nigeria, Federal Polytechnic Kabo is committed to providing top-notch technical education and training. With a focus on equipping students with practical skills aligned with industry needs, the polytechnic plays a pivotal role in the country’s efforts to bridge the skills gap and drive socio-economic development.
4. Loyalist College, Canada: Loyalist College, nestled in the picturesque region of Ontario, has garnered acclaim for its innovative programs and dedication to student-centered learning. The college’s commitment to academic excellence, entrepreneurship, and community engagement has made it a hub for nurturing talent and fostering a culture of innovation.
The addition of these prestigious institutions not only enriches the diversity of WFCP’s membership but also strengthens the federation’s collective mission to champion excellence and collaboration in higher education and technical training worldwide. We extend a warm welcome to our new members and look forward to the impactful contributions they will bring to our global educational community.
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About the World Federation of Colleges and Polytechnics:
The World Federation of Colleges and Polytechnics (WFCP) is an international network of colleges and associations of colleges.
WFCP provides leadership in delivering workforce education for our global economy and members share leading-edge education strategies and best practices to increase workforce employability in countries around the world.