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Know more about the virtual event on European-Levantine Internationalisation and Automatic Recognition of Qualifications, held by the PELIARQ project on May 25, 2022

On May 25th, 2022, the Partners of the PELIARQ project hold the event “European-Levantine Internationalisation and Automatic Recognition of Qualifications to present the project idea, the main results and the journey jointly undertaken to support cooperation between European universities and Higher Education Institutions in Jordan, Lebanon and Syria.

PELIARQ promotes opportunities for internationalisation and improved recognition of qualifications and transparency around the education systems in Europe, through the development of two main outcomes: a Guidance toolkit for internationalisation opportunities in the Levant and a Guidance on Levantine qualifications, qualification frameworks and credit systems.

The event was designed for European international relations office staff, officers in charge of internationalisation, as well as top managers at European universities, senior staff with internationalisation roles, and anyone interested in exploring the opportunities of internationalisation in Lebanon, Jordan and Syria. The programme can be consulted here.

The online event presented the two Reports, and explored the constraints and opportunities of internationalisation with the Levant region, with the aim to generate networking opportunities for European Higher Education Institutions in Europe and in Jordan, Lebanon and Syria. 36 participants attended the virtual event, from 11 different countries in Europe and the Middle-East (Egypt, Iraq, Italy, Jordan, Malta, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Syria, Turkey, UK).

Speakers at the event were:

– Katherine Latta & Rebeca Cruz, UK ENIC, Ecctis Ltd “About the project

Nadia Badrawi, ANQAHE, “Why Internationalization in the Levant?

Martina Zipoli, UNIMED, “Intellectual Output 1 – Guidance toolkit for internationalisation opportunities in the Levant

– Stefan Sant & Alan Cauchi, MFHEA, Intellectual Output 2 – Guidance on Levantine qualifications, qualifications frameworks and credit system

 

The recording of the virtual can be watched here:

 

The project is co-funded by the Erasmus+ programme of the European Union during the period September 2020 – August 2022, and it is implemented by: UK ENIC, Ecctis Ltd (coordinator), UNIMED – Mediterranean Universities Union (Italy), Malta Further and Higher Education Authority (MFHEA).

For more information about PELIARQ follow us at www.peliarq.net.

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