East Africa Association for Research and Development DAD organized a roundtable discussion under the theme “The Role of Higher of Education in Promoting Social Responsibility”. The program was commenced with an opening speech gave by “Dr. Mohamed Hassan Nur” a Somali scholar and lecturer at Mogadishu University in Somalia. Participants of the program were mainly students studying universities in Turkey, they adequately discussed the indispensable role of higher education institutions in promoting social responsibility among the students to make them catalyst and socially conscious in the era of globalization and consumption-based economy. The participants underlined the vital role that higher education could play in strengthening civil commitment and active citizenship and to provide service to the community through community engagement and outreach.