CINOP welcomed a very important delegation from Mali at its headquarters in Den Bosch on the 16th of February 2016. The Secretary General of the ministry of Higher Education of Mali was leading the 10 members strong delegation. A representative of the World Bank in Mali was also involved in this working visit.
The visit to CINOP is part and parcel of the one-week delegation' s tour in The Netherlands and France. This mission in Europe lasts the period 14-21 February 2016. It takes place in the framework of the NICHE/MLI/215 project that is being implemented to improve governance and leadership throughout the Malian higher education system. The Dutch government is funding the NICHE project. This project is being implemented in synergy with the PADES project funded by the World Bank.
The Malian delegation is visiting the NICHE European project partners and other Dutch and French organizations as well. Main aims of the European tour are to acquaint themselves with their European counterparts and learn from modern governance practices in higher education.