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February 20, 2013

INCU NEW MEMBERSHIP STRUCTURE AND GOVERNANCE ARRANGEMENTS

The INCU is pleased to announce that the new membership structure and governance arrangements are now in place. Until recently, INCU membership has been restricted to universities, research centres and other institutions that are active in customs education, research or training. To this point, individuals have only been able to become involved in INCU activities through their affiliation with one […]
February 19, 2013

SEMESTER 1, 2013 ORIENTATION AND INDUCTION

On 31st January 2013 we welcomed our new and continuing Postgraduate CCES students. The students were welcomed by Greg Weppner, Convenor of CCES Postgraduate programs, and then briefed by Adjunct Professor Andy Johnson. In the afternoon, some students caught Action buses into Canberra City with Lili Ceric, CCES Marketing Manager and attended the National Capital Exhibition at Regatta Point.  
September 10, 2012

MCA Skills Project August 2012

The Masters in Customs Administration (MCA) 2010 group completed their skills projects in August 2012. This is the final Customs related subject in the MCA program. The skills projects are based on a performance related problem which the student group identifies, analyses and develop solutions for implementation. It is unique approach to work integrated learning at the postgraduate level. There […]
September 10, 2012

Semester 2 2012 Begins

Semester 2,  2012 kicked off with a welcome to new and continuing Postgraduate CCES students. The students were welcomed by Professor David Widdowson, CEO, and then briefed by Adjunct Professor Andy Johnson and Greg Weppner, Convenor of CCES Postgraduate programs.  In the afternoon, a small group caught Action buses into Canberra city with Lili Ceric, CCES Marketing Manager and attended […]
September 10, 2012

CCES Runs First Training Course in the “Kingdom in the Sky”

  CCES conducted a Supervisory Management Program (SMP) for 30 Customs supervisors and team leaders who work for the Lesotho Revenue Authority (LRA). The ten day course, run in Maseru from the 2nd to 13th of July, was designed specifically to provide operational leaders/managers with a range of knowledge and skills in management and key technical areas. Throughout the training […]
September 10, 2012

INCU Secretariat Visits Ukranian Academy of Customs

On 9 July 2012, CCES Senior Lecturer and Head of Secretariat of the International Network of Customs Universities (INCU), Mikhail Kashubsky, visited the Ukrainian Academy of Customs in Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine. Mikhail met with Rector of the Academy, Leonid Soroka, and Head of the International Affairs Office of the Academy, Dr Olena Pavlenko. Mikhail was introduced to the academic and educational […]
September 10, 2012

CCES Post Graduate Programs Included in Itaukei Affairs Scholarship Scheme

The Permanent Secretary for the iTakukei Affairs has released the 2013 list identifying the Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses for which Government scholarships may be awarded. The CCES Postgraduate programs Master of International Customs Law and Administration and Master of International Revenue Administration have been identified as meeting the scholarship requirements and therefore open to application from eligible and qualified applicants. The […]
September 10, 2012

2012 Global Customs Forum

The Trusted Trade Alliance will be co-organizers of the 2012 Global Customs Forum, entitled “Leveraging Trade Facilitation for Latin America’s Economic Growth”, to be held in Sao Paulo on September 18-19, 2012. The website is at www.globalcustomsforum.com, and contains additional background information. As with the World Customs Forum events the Trusted Trade Alliance organized in conjunction with the WCO 2007-2010, […]
September 10, 2012

Graduation in the Caribbean