Responding to COVID-19 is a series dedicated to reporting the latest preventive measures implemented by and affecting Taiwan’s higher education.
Were you stuck inside during the COVID-19 pandemic, wishing you could get out and explore? Now that things are finally getting back on track, this is your chance to improve yourself! The Foundation for International Cooperation in Higher Education of Taiwan (FICHET) has produced a special animation to promote “Study in Taiwan”, shows our advantages such as safe environment, friendly people, high academic and research quality, and the beauty of Chinese culture. Thinking about studying abroad? Why not study in […]
In the wake of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), higher education institutions (HEIs) face many new challenges. In a small span of time they have become not just sites of learning and intellectual growth but also potential incubators of the new infectious disease. Campuses can no longer offer hospitality to those who desire self-improvement but must reject entry to those that unfortunately pose public health risks. COVID-19 threatens public health, but more than that, it threatens our use of public […]
The impact of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) on Taiwan’s 152 universities, colleges, junior colleges and institutes is relatively modest, compared to other countries and regions around the world with classes suspended nation-wide and currently still in high-level lockdown. Taiwan acted quickly when news about atypical pneumonia cases in China were reported in December 2019. Through a series of protective and preventive measures coordinated by the Central Epidemic Command Center, which was activated on January 20 this year, Taiwan’s people […]
Dear friends and partners, The Foundation for International Cooperation in Higher Education of Taiwan (FICHET) would like to share and provide an update about the latest developments of the Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Taiwan and the health and safety measures implemented at our higher education institutions, including procedures practiced at our office at Taipei. Taiwan has a population of 23.8 million people and take pride in our health care system. In response to COVID-19, Taiwan Centers for Disease Control […]
New South Health Service Center of Taiwan has produced multilingual epidemic prevention cards for COVID-19
English: Chinese: Vietnamese: Thai: Indonesian: Official Website: https://www.newsouthhealth.org.tw/isite-ns/s/index.htm?lang=en