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04.05.2017

INCLUSION site visit to Tuzla/BiH, April 24-27, 2017

Tuzla/BiH. As part of the E+ INCLUSION project, a site visit of WUS AT staff to Tuzla University took place from April 24-27, 2017. The aim of the site visit was to a.) to verify data generated during the fact finding phase of the project; b.) to close existing data gaps and c.) to further identify capacity needs to be addressed in future trainings. Further site visits by other EU partners will be organised to Travnik/BiH and Yerevan/Armenia.

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21.04.2017

Kick-off Meeting of HERAS in Prishtina

The project “HERAS – Higher Education, Research and Applied Science” was successfully launched today in Prishtina. Approximately, 70 participants attended the event, mainly officials from the Ministry, Public Universities, Research Agencies, Civil Society Organisations, representatives of international organisations.  

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25.04.2017

PICASA: Final Event in Yerevan

From April 18 – 22, 2017 the final event in the frame of the Tempus Project PICASA took place in Yerevan. PICASA aimed at promoting the recognition of the Higher Education (HE) systems of Armenia, Georgia, Belarus and Ukraine through enhancing internationalization dimensions on the structural and cultural level of Higher Education Institutions (HEI) management.

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20.03.2017

E+ Project NURSLING: Workshops and Coordination Meeting at the University of Trento

From March 13-18, 2017 the University of Trento, Department of Information Engineering and Computer Science hosted representatives from the Uzbek partner universities as well as the EU partners for a series of workshops on qualification frameworks, quality assurance, output-based and student centered education. In the course of this event also an internal QA session and the coordination meeting took place, where the status quo of the project was evaluated and the next activities planned

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08.03.2017

International Symposium “New Technologies in Sport” in Sarajevo, October 2017

The Faculty of Sport and Physical Education in Sarajevo in partnership with the Olympic Committee of Bosnia and Herzegovina and in cooperation with the University of Sarajevo with the co-funding from the Central European Initiative is pleased to extend a cordial invitation for the participation in the Conference which is to be organised as part of the annual International Symposium “New Technologies in Sport” on the topic of „Entrepreneurship and Business in Sport “. The Conference will take place in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina on the 20th and 21st of October 2017.

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07.02.2017

Ceremony for first set of graduates at University of Gjakova

Gjakova. The University of Gjakova "Fehmi Agani" in Kosovo has celebrated their first set of graduates with diplomas and diploma supplements from the University Gjakova. The elaboration of the diploma supplementwas supported by the project ALLED - Aligning Education with Labour Market Needs.

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19.01.2017

Open call for architects and designers!

An open call for architects and designers has been launched within collaboration between independent civic platform ABC.ba and Foundation Revizor through the Patterns Lectures course Design and Crisis that will be held in summer semester at the University of Bihać (Bosnian and Herzegovina). It takes abandoned industrial heritage as a focal point and involves wider community to rethink local image of decay toward new ideas, projects, initiatives and eventual transformations.

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14.12.2016

Novi Sad. Kick-off meeting CULTURWB project from 7th to 9th December 2016

The kick-off meeting of the project CULTURWB took place in Novi Sad from 7th to 9th December 2016.

University representatives from Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Austria, Germany and the Netherlands came together at the University of Novi Sad to start a new Erasmus+ Project "Strengthening Capacities for Tourism Changes in WB: Building Competences for Quality Management of Heritage and Cultural Tourism"

 

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06.12.2016

INCLUSION Kick-off meeting in Yerevan, December 1-2, 2017

Yerevan. More than 20 professionals from Armenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Belgium, UK and Austria met in Yerevan from December 1-2, 2016 to kick-start a new, joint Erasmus+ Project - Development and Implementation of Social Dimension Strategies in Armenia and Bosnia and Herzegovina through Cross-regional Peer Learning/INCLUSION”. The meeting was held at the American University in Armenia (AUA) and gathered representatives from the fourteen members of the project Consortium.

 

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05.12.2016

UNESCO chair in Human Rights and Human Security

Graz. In 2016, UNESCO agreed to establish a UNESCO Chair in Human Rights and Human Security at the University of Graz to strengthen interdisciplinary teaching, research, academic cooperation and outreach in human rights and human security. The Chair supports UNESCO’s objectives of life-long learning and human rights education as a means to promote global citizenship, create inclusive societies and foster peace and stability. The inaugural event of the UNESCO Chair in Human Rights and Human Security addresses the human right to academic freedom in Europe.

The inauguration takes place at the University of Graz on Monday 12. December. Find the info flyer here.

 

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Call for Programmatic Partnerships between Kosovan and Austrian Universities

WUS Austria is happy to announce the Call for Applications for Programmatic Partnerships between Kosovan and Austrian Universities within the Project HERAS – Higher Education, Reseach and Applied Science in Kosovo.

For more information on the project please visit: www.heraskosovo.org

Deadline for submitting applications is 14 July 2017.