Global data: PROPHE is almost ready to extend its 2000-2010 database to 2015.
Country data & law analysis.Turkey added to the country data cases and Brazil, Peru, and Ethiopia added to the law analysis cases. The Philippines will soon be added to both compendia. See Country Data and Laws on Private Higher Education.
Regular contributions to International Higher Education. The most recent entry is a Special Focus on For-profits and Nonprofits in Southeast Asia. Forthcoming pieces deal with family universities in Ethiopia, COVID-19, and for-profits in Latin America.
PHE in the NEWS: A Compilation of over 3,000 News Reports on Private Higher Education Globally.
Director Levy continues writing his book A World of Private Higher Education.
Other CONFERENCES. PROPHE held a panel "(Re)imagining policy models and their influence on intersectoral (public-private) distinctiveness" at ASHE (November 2019). PROPHE also presented a special panel on the for-profit/nonprofit distinction at CIES (April 2019). Director Levy gave the First Senator Edgardo J. Angara Keynote Lecture at a national education conference in Manila, addressing "Philippine Private Higher Education in Regional and Global Perspective" (December 3, 2019).
Membership Expansion. PROPHE has expanded and reconfigured its membership.