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AHERO is an open access archive of texts that focus on the study, practice and governance of higher education in Africa. 

The collection includes research reports, journal articles, conference papers, book chapters, working papers, booklets, and policy documents. All the resources have been submitted by the authors and are reproduced with their permission. 

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Higher education in Ethiopia: expansion, quality assurance and institutional autonomyAkalu, Girmaw Abebe2014
Student representation and multiparty politics in African higher educationThierry M, Luescher-Mamashela; Mugume, Taabo2014
Towards a conceptual framework for understanding student dropout from HEIsRamrathan, L2014
A comparative time review of recruitment and retention at a University in South AfricaMoeketsi, Rosemary; Mgutshini, Tennyson2014
Will Skills Save Us? Rethinking the Relationships between Vocational Education, Skills Development Policies, and Social Policy in South AfricaAllais, Stephanie2012