SFU, AKU strengthen partnership with new MOU, unveil new research centre 


Simon Fraser University and Aga Khan University have signed a new Memorandum of Understanding that builds on their longstanding relationship and work in East Africa. At the MOU signing, SFU and AKU unveiled a new research centre that will support climate innovation research partnerships, student exchanges, and other collaborations. SFU also entered into a strategic alliance with the Nelson Mandela African Institute of Science and Technology, which formalized a partnership with AKU during the signing ceremony. “I truly believe that international collaborations are a critical avenue for creating the inclusive and sustainable future we all want to see,” said SFU President Joy Johnson.