3RD COHORT STUDENTS OF THE PAN AFRICAN INSTITUTE OF WATER AND ENERGY SCIENCES INCLUDING CLIMATE CHANGE (PAUWES) GRADUATES WITH MASTERS IN ENERGY AND WATER SCIENCES
A graduation ceremony was held for third cohort of PAUWES students on 1 October 2018 in Tlemcen, Algeria. This ceremony was attended by high-ranking officials including the Rwandan Ambassador to Egypt representing the Chair of the Permanent Representatives Committee, H.E. Habimana Saleh, an AU delegation led by AU Commissioner for HRST, H.E. Prof. Sarah Anyang Agbor, including PAU Interim Deputy Rector, Prof. Kassa Belay, The Wali (Governor) of Tlemcen, the German Ambassador to Algeria, H.E. Ulrike Knotz, the President of PAU Council, Prof. Pierre Dominique Nzinzi, the representative for the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation, GIZ representatives, the acting Rector of Abou Bekr Belkaid University of Tlemcen, the Director of PAUWES, and the Directors of other PAU Institutes namely PAUSTI and PAULESI. The ceremony was also attended by PAUWES staff and students and other invited guests.
The graduating cohort represents and fulfils one of the key objectives of the Pan African University (PAU) and PAUWES—which is to foster an African learning environment of the most qualified and motivated scholars while revitalising and nurturing the quality of African higher education.