Seven partners from Europe (Italy, Spain and France) and ten partners from South Mediterranean countries (Morocco, Tunisia and Lebanon) and will soon start working together in the development and implementation of the ERASMUS+ structural project RESUME.
The RESUME project aims at enhancing and reinforcing the role and potential of HEIs in the development of employability in the Mediterranean countries by adopting a transversal entrepreneurial mind-set at the HEIs and by opening and structuring the dialogue among the universities, the enterprises and the policy makers. The RESUME project will address four priority actions stablished by the EC, the OECD and ETF:
– Establishing inter-ministerial commissions for entrepreneurial learning
– Establishing a platform for the identification and exchange of good practices
– Strengthening co-operation among HEIs and promoting links with business to foster entrepreneurship.
– Establishing an accredited Southern Mediterranean entrepreneurship network paying particular attention to gender issues.
Members of the RESUME consortium are:
UNIMED, Mediterranean Universities Union, Italy (coordinator)
UNIME, Università degli Studi di Messina, Italy
AMU, Université d’Aix-Marseile, France
UB, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
AlmaLaura, Consorzio Interuniversitario AlmaLaura, Italy
Ville de Marseille, France
IAV, Institut Agronomique et Vétérinaire Hassan II, Morocco
UM5a, Université Mohammed V- Agdal, Morocco
US, Université de Sousse, Tunisia
USFAX, Université de Sfax, Tunisia
Lebanese University, Lebanon
USEK, Université de Saint Esprit- Kasilik, Lebanon
AFEM, Association de Femmes Chefs d’entreprise, Morocco
MESFCRS, Ministère de l’Enseignement Supérieur, de la Recherche Scientifique et de la Formation des Cadres, Morocco
MESRS, Ministère de l’Enseignement Supérieur, de la Recherche Scientifique Tunisien, Tunisia
DGHE, Directorate General Higher Education, Ministry of Education and Higher Education, Lebanon
ASCAME, Association of the Mediterranean Chambers of Commerce, Spain
The project is supposed to start in October 2015. Further information on the project and its outcomes will arrive soon.