NEWS

Vi welcomes first wave of affiliate membersTen universities from Colombia and Argentina have joined the Vi network as affiliate members this month. The new affiliates, recommended by Vi member universities EAFIT (Colombia) and FLACSO (Argentina) will benefit from full access to the website's resources and Vi teaching materials, as well as opportunities for training and professional development.

The Vi membership, having received requests from partner universities in their countries/regions, decided to add this type of member during the Vi meeting held in October, 2006 in Geneva.

Please join us in welcoming:

* Affiliate member: Academia Diplomática de San Carlos, Colombia
* Affiliate member: Universidad Autónoma de Occidente, Colombia
* Affiliate member: Universidad Icesi, Colombia
* Affiliate member: Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Argentina
* Affiliate member: Universidad Tecnológica de Bolivar, Colombia
* Affiliate member: Universidad de Bogotá Jorge Tadeo Lozano, Colombia
* Affiliate member: Universidad de La Sabana, Colombia
* Affiliate member: Universidad del Norte, Colombia
* Affiliate member: Universidad del Rosario, Colombia
* Affiliate member: Universidad del Valle, Colombia

You may visit the university profiles to find out more.