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COMMO, Cooperation in the Mediterranean and Western Balkan through Mobility of Students and Staff



COMMO is an Italian consortium aimed at implementing throughout the two years a mobility project from/to the countries of the southern Mediterranean and the Balkans:

  • In the first year it is foresees mobility of staff (academic and administrative staff) to ensure a smooth process of training of those involved and provide them with a better preparation and training of students;
  • In the second year it is foresees mobility of students (Bachelor, Master and PhD) for study purposes.

The specific objectives that the consortium aims to meet are as follows:

  • Contributing to the improvement of the international dimension of higher education and training, in particular through cooperation between higher education institutions in Italy and institutions in the countries of the southern Mediterranean and the Balkans, primarily through the promotion of mobility experiences and cooperation;
  • Supporting the students in acquiring skills and abilities (such as learning new languages) in order to develop their academic profile and ensure new job opportunities;
  • Aiming at a deeper understanding of the cultures of the Southern Mediterranean and the Balkans, providing participants with the opportunity to create international partnerships, to participate actively in the social life of their country and to the development of a Euro Mediterranean identity;
  • promoting mobility of students from Italy to the Southern shore of the Mediterranean and the Balkans;
  • facilitating and simplifying administration, bureaucratic and organizational management of mobility activities both in the preparatory phases and during the implementation of the project.
Project Acronym
 COMMO
Programme
European Commission, Erasmus+, KA1 – International Credit Mobility
Lead Contractor
 UNIMED – Mediterranean Universities Union, Italy
Partners
Budget
 € 62.082,00
Project Duration
 From 1/06/2105 to 31/05/2017
Project No
 2015-1-IT02-KA108-014027
Project website
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Contact Person
 Silvia Marchionne, s.marchionne[AT]uni-med.net

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