News & Events

The European Students' Union together with the Institute of Development of Education in Croatia and an interdisciplinary team of researchers based at the University of Zadar in Croatia are carrying...Read more
Discover a selection of online resources and tools for learners, teachers and educators during the outbreak of COVID-19. The Commission has published a webpage highlighting the wide range of online...Read more
The European Commission and the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy have put forward a proposal for the long-term policy objectives of the Eastern Partnership...Read more
Next 21-24 June 2020 will take place at the Polytechnic University of Timisoara, Romania the EDEN 2020 Annual Conference . Under the subjects “Human and artificial intelligence for the society...Read more
Dates: 
21 June, 2020 to 24 June, 2020
As part of the effort to make Erasmus+ more inclusive, in 2019 the European Commission tasked the SPHERE consortium to conduct a study of the implementation of its policy towards...Read more
Last 1 February 2020 Kateryna Suprun published an article entitled "Ukraine says goodbye to a Soviet era funding formula.” ( University World News, 2020 ) which the funding changes on...Read more
On 7 November 2019, the European Commission organized the kick-off meeting for the 17 European university alliances that were selected through the first pilot call . Under the slogan “Building...Read more
The 2020 European Learning & Teaching Forum explores how institutions balance tried and trusted practices and innovative approaches to learning and teaching in a dynamic and increasingly digital and international...Read more
Dates: 
13 February, 2020 to 14 February, 2020
The UNESCO King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa Prize for the Use of ICT in Education recognizes innovative approaches in leveraging new technologies to expand educational and lifelong learning opportunities for...Read more
Dates: 
11 December, 2019
In the June edition of the Newsletter we reported on the progress of our study of disadvantage in ICM. Readers will recall that SPHERE had been asked by the EU...Read more
Members of HERE teams from Georgia, Armenia, Ukraine and Kazakhstan gathered in Batumi State University, Batumi, Georgia for a very interesting and unique cross-regional TAM seminar on ”Enhancing Quality Assurance...Read more
The 2019 selection results of the Capacity Building for Higher Education action of the Erasmus+ Programme (Action 2) demonstrate promising benefits for Partner Countries in which the HERE teams operate...Read more
The European University Asssociation (EUA) and its partners the European University Continuing Education Network ( eucen ) and the European Students’ Union ( ESU ) are organising a webinar to...Read more
The Annual HERE conferences have served as an important venue for tackling transversal policy themes that frame the HERE activities. As the largest HERE (Higher Education Reform Expert) event of...Read more
Dates: 
12 December, 2019 to 13 December, 2019
This HERE study visit will take a system approach, demonstrating how Flanders and Flemish universities are strategising and tackling the topic of inclusion in internationalisation and mobility. The study visit...Read more
Dates: 
21 November, 2019 to 22 November, 2019
The Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD) launched a call for expression of interest for setting up a pool of international higher education experts whose role will be to support Higher Education...Read more
This comparative, cross-country study reviews the links between integration and higher education policies. It documents the conditions and circumstances for access, retention and completion of higher education for migrants from...Read more
The Executive Agency for Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation Funding (UEFISCDI) will organise the fourth edition of the” Future of Higher Education – Bologna Process Researchers’ Conference” (FOHE-BPRC4), in...Read more
Dates: 
29 January, 2020 to 31 January, 2020
The European Commission has today announced the higher education institutions from all over Europe that will be part of the first “European Universities” alliances. Out of 54 applications, 17 networks...Read more
The European Learning & Teaching Forum provides a platform for vice-rectors for academic affairs, deans, programme directors, academic staff and researchers interested in learning and teaching. The Forum also welcomes...Read more
Dates: 
13 February, 2020 to 14 February, 2020
The European Quality Assurance Forum (EQAF) provides a platform for discussion, professional development and exchange of experiences among the main stakeholders in quality assurance (QA). Specifically, the Forum will be...Read more
Dates: 
21 November, 2019 to 23 November, 2019
This regional seminar will be attended by HERE from Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Tunisia and Palestine. It aligns with the national work plans of these countries in which Teaching and...Read more
Dates: 
27 November, 2019 to 28 November, 2019
This training seminar, scheduled for 27 September 2019, is part of the Kosovo HERE work plan for 2019. The objective of this event is to provide the HERE team, the...Read more
Dates: 
27 September, 2019
The Israeli HERE work plan for 2018-2020 will continue to focus on three topics that are of highest relevance to the Israeli Higher Education sector: internationalisation, Innovation in Teaching and...Read more
Dates: 
3 July, 2019 to 4 July, 2019
Currently, the Kyrgyz higher education system is undergoing quality assurance reforms, especially regarding master programmes. Although the master's level has been introduced in 2012, the universities in Kyrgyzstan are facing...Read more
Dates: 
2 July, 2019 to 3 July, 2019