Universitas 21 announces new Provost - Professor Jenny Dixon, University of Auckland
Universitas 21 is delighted to announce that Professor Jenny Dixon of the University of Auckland will be its new Provost. She will take up her secondment role in January 2021 for a three-year term, succeeding Professor Bairbre Redmond. Professor Dixon is currently Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Strategic Engagement) at the University of Auckland.
U21 Early Career Researcher Workshop 2020 - Modern Slavery, Forced Labour and Human Trafficking: Research Roadmaps to 2030
The 2020 Early Career Researcher (ECR) Workshop will take place online on the theme of ‘Modern Slavery, Forced Labour and Human Trafficking’. This virtual workshop will be hosted by University of Nottingham. The workshop will mark the UN’s International Day for the Abolition of Slavery. The focus of this day each year, 2 December, is on eradicating contemporary forms of slavery. The workshop will also mark the moment when the global community enters the Decade of Delivery for the seventeen UN Sustainable Delivery Goals (SDGs), with only 10 years left to achieve the goals by the end of 2030.