CIRAD - International Center for Research and Decision Support

The Newman Framework featured in a newly-published book!

We are glad to share with you that the IFCU Newman Framework is featured in the book “Managing Social Responsibility in Universities: Organisational Responses to Sustainability”, edited by L. Tauginienė and R. Pučėtaitė (Palgrave MacMillan). The book explores the concept of university social responsibility drawing on a wide range of geographical perspectives and examines the…
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The Newman Framework: Testimony of the Universidade Católica Portuguesa

In 2017, the International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU), through its research center CIRAD, launched a flagship international project with a view to providing Catholic higher education institutions with a comprehensive framework on university social responsibility (USR) called the Newman Framework. Based on the latter, a whole Assessment system on social responsibility was designed for universities…
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Our “The Use of social networks as a research methodology” webinar is available on replay !

As part of its “Research Talks”, CIRAD-IFCU held a webinar on the topic of “The Use of social networks as a research methodology”, on the 21st of April 2021. We were able to welcome Dr Rosa Aparicio Gómez. She is currently a researcher at the Instituto Universitario José Ortega y Gasset (Madrid, Spain). CIRAD-IFCU would like…
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