A sustainable internationalization within the VLIR-UOS Programme 2008-2017 as a committed partner with the Anton de Kom University of Suriname. This internationalization overlooks both joint multidisciplinary research with the university and other Flemish universities, and teachers and studentenuitwisseling.Deze research line, which includes themed in aspects of community building and citizen participation in developing countries, adds a new component to the study and research policy of the Department of Educational Sciences. Members of the Department of Educational Sciences are active in the Flemish team of the VLIR-ADEKUS partnership. In the first five years of the project within the project 6 PhD scholarships budgeted about these domains. Agogic research on social problems and educational aspects of sustainable development opens up various perspectives, which initially filled mainly from the academic VLIR lenses (these documents and research objectives can be made available).