3Q: Hazel Sive on MIT-Africa

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In 2017, MIT released a report entitled “A Global Strategy for MIT,” which offered a framework for the Institute’s ever-growing international activities in education, research, and innovation. The report, written by Richard Lester, associate provost for MIT overseeing international activities, offered recommendations organized around three broad themes: bringing MIT to the world, bringing the world to MIT, and strengthening governance and operations. 

Specifically, Lester identified China, Latin America, and Africa as global priorities and regions where the Institute should expand engagement.  

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