Human traffickers target international students

Each year the State Department profiles countries around the world to monitor and combat human trafficking, with officials detailing in the latest report that Covid-19 has provided an “ideal environment” for trafficking. “Human trafficking does not stop during a...

THRIVE Act “fix” signed into law in US

Signed into law in June 2020, stakeholders said an unintended consequence of the THRIVE Act meant that the payment of commissions to agents was banned if institutions received funding from a GI Bill. International education organisations such as the American Council...

government opens ELICOS grant program

Schools that are most at risk of closure as a result of Covid-19 border closures will be able to use the funding to diversify their education offerings into online and offshore delivery and re-establish a pipeline of students. English Australia has been appointed...