News & Events

The Covid-19 health crisis has led to a slowdown in economic activity worldwide and containment has become the watchword in countries affected by this pandemic. Tunisia is no exception to...Read more
Over the past decades, we have witnessed that exceptional technological innovation has influenced educational institutions in the pedagogical design of teaching and learning processes. Currently, the role of ICT in...Read more
Albania is a European country with about 2.8 million inhabitants, 15 public and 25 non-public Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) and a total of 139,043 students (y. 2018-2019), the majority of...Read more
In response to the outbreak of Coronavirus, most if not all the universities have suspended face-to-face classes and moved or are moving towards online teaching and learning. The sudden massive...Read more
In order to fight against the spread of the COVID19 virus, the ministry in charge of higher education and scientific research in Morocco has suspended classroom teaching in all universities...Read more
The COVID 19 Crisis has led to a swift shift to online leaning in all 61 Higher Education institutions in Israel catering to approx. 310,000 students. The current multiyear policy...Read more
Nuffic has just published its (updated) guide "Joint Programmes from A to Z: A reference guide for practitioners" (2020), intended to be used by those interested and involved in the...Read more
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