President Hisole, CHED Commissioner De Vera, SUC Presidents go on partnership mission with Turkey’s Council of Higher Education

By E. Bernardo

COLD TURKEY? Dr. Hisole and Commissioner De Vera do photo op with other  Turkey partnership mission delegates. Photo by Dr. Hisole

ISCOF SUC President II Dr. Godelyn Hisole, CHED Commissioner Dr. J. Prospero De Vera III, and four others from CHED and other SUCs went on a partnership mission to  Ankara, Turkey on Dec. 10-11, 2019.

Dr. Hisole and company conducted initial discussions on possible joint initiatives between higher education institutions of the Philippines and Turkey, relative to the implementation of the Protocol for Cooperation in the Field of Higher Education between the CHED and the Council of Higher Education (COHE), Turkey.

The mission also included the establishment of mobility programs for faculty, researchers, experts, academic personnel and students and research collaboration between Philippine and Turkey higher education institutions through university to university partnerships in the area of Agriculture and Fisheries.

Dr. Hisole’s trip is part of ISCOF System’s thrust to internationalize.