News & Events



2nd World Congress – Program priorities

The 2nd World Congress on Access to Postsecondary Education will take place November 1-3, 2017 at the University of São Paulo in São Paulo, Brazil. The research, policy and praxis nexus to advance access and success Research, policy and practice are drivers for the improvement of the access and success agenda. This theme will explore […] Read more...


History Repeats Itself, Finding Liberation through Education

Diya Khanna Freelance Journalist with a focus on diversity, integration & migration Canada As we sit around the table, my father in law reaches over and hands me some homemade yoghurt to have with my biryani. CNN is on and we are listening to one of the many issues Donald Trump has decided to tackle […] Read more...


Closing the GAPS – the ‘GAPS Think Pieces’

We will be developing and articulating the global issues around access to post-secondary education via our ‘GAPS Think Pieces’ series. Closing the GAPS will feature different think-pieces from key figures in research, policy and practice. To find our so far published GAPS Think Pieces click here. Interested in writing a GAPS Think Piece? Contact us. Read more...


Our online library is growing!

Have a look on our latest entries! To access the library click here. GAPS is building a library of books and articles which may be of interest to organizations and individuals committed to post secondary education access and equity. If you would like to add to this library, please get in touch with us. Read more...



Seminar Invitation & Program: Global Learning and Collaboration

SEMINAR INVITATION & PROGRAM Global Learning and Collaboration Closing the Gaps in Education and the Labor Market   Hosted by The Research Platform Connected Learning of THUAS The Hague, February 17, 2017   You are cordially invited by Susana Menéndez, Member of the Executive Board of The Hague University of Applied Sciences (THUAS) and Catherine […] Read more...


THE 2ND WORLD CONGRESS ON GLOBAL ACCESS TO POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION

No one educates anyone else nor do we educate ourselves, we educate one another in communion in the context of living in this world. Paulo Freire In 2017, the Global Access to Postsecondary Education (GAPS) initiative will convene the second World Congress devoted to equitable access to and success in postsecondary education. The World Congress […] Read more...


Connect a Friend

Share & Connect a Friend with the Global Access to Post-Secondary Education (GAPS) Initiative: http://www.gaps-education.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/Connect_A_Friend.pdf Read more...


Identified KEY GAPS

As a means of addressing these major global challenges, the GAPS Initiative will seek to mobilize the access community and other stakeholders around a number of specific issues and challenges: Data Gaps Gaps in Cultural & Institutional Awareness Gaps in the Access Community Gaps in the Voice of Students & Young People Gaps in the […] Read more...

Skip to toolbar