UNECON has finished implementation of Erasmus+ Jean Monnet Projects

SPbSUE has finished implementation of Erasmus+ Jean Monnet Projects: “Cooperation of Universities and Employers for Quality and Relevance of Education”, “Modern European identity formation in the framework of the EU integration: social and cultural dimensions”.

SPbSUE has finished implementation of Erasmus+ Jean Monnet Project
“Cooperation of Universities and Employers
for Quality and Relevance of Education”

(01.09.16–31.08.18)

According to the results of the verification of the Final Report of project implementation by the European Commission, IAC Project “Cooperation of Universities and Employers for Quality and Relevance of Education” was approved and successfully finished.

The Project aimed at study of European HEIs’ experience in cooperation with employers and policy makers; facilitation of the dialogue between all stakeholders as well as dissemination of the accumulated knowledge in Russia.

Project events were dedicated to different issues of University-Business cooperation (UBC): priorities and trends of UBC in Europe at the current stage; innovations in education programmes; features of Lifelong Learning development; correlation between occupational standards and skills map; UBC in R&D; mobility of students, teachers and business representatives; recognition of non-formal learning; comparison of UBC models and tools in Russia and Europe; ways to overcome youth unemployment.

More than 60 reports were presented during Project Roundtables and Conferences; a business game for students and a study visit were organized. More than 600 participants attended Project events, including 20 European experts, teachers and students of more than 30 SPb HEIs and 10 Russian HEIs, more than 50 representatives of business and associations, representatives of 4 Committees of St, Petersburg Government.

The most significant event of the Project was international conference “Cooperation of Universities and Employers”, which was held on March 1-2, 2018 in the framework of Saint Petersburg International Labour Forum – the largest platform in Russia for discussing the issues related to the development of human capital.

Let us express our appreciation to all Project events participants who contributed definitely to Project implementation, to wish you great success and express our hopes for future cooperation!

All project materials can be found on IAC page: http://en.unecon.ru/iac/education-business.

 

SPbSUE has finished implementation of Erasmus+ Jean Monnet Project
“Modern European identity formation in the framework of the EU integration: social and cultural dimensions”
(01.09.16–31.08.18)

According to the results of the verification of the Final Report of project implementation by the European Commission, IAC Project “Modern European identity formation in the framework of the EU integration: social and cultural dimensions” was approved and successfully finished.

The Project was dedicated to the transformations of modern European identity in the context of the EU integration processes as well as improvement of understanding of importance of intercultural and interreligious dialogues in the context of European integration.

The following topics were addressed during Project events: theory of identity studies; Europeans’ attitude to European identity; interdependence of regional, national, European identity; cultural, historical, religious, political dimensions of identity formation in the EU; formation of civil society in the context of EU integration processes; the impact of migration processes on European identity; main trends and possible ways of European identity development.

About 400 participants attended Project roundtables and conferences, including 33 speakers from Europe and Russia, teachers from 18 SPb HEIs and 9 Russian HEIs, over 100 Russian and 8 Italian students; members of European Association of International Studies (Italy), representatives of local authorities, civil society and cultural centres.

The most significant event of the project was international conference “European and Russian Identities: Social and Cultural Aspects”, organized on May 11-12, 2018 with the support of the European Association of International Studies (AESI). More than 150 participants attended the event which was dedicated to urgent problems of the formation of European identity in the context of globalization, the role of young people in development of sustainable cooperation between Russia and Europe, Russian and European identities in the context of European identity. Russian and Italian students took an active part in the conference.

Let us express our appreciation to all Project events participants who contributed definitely to Project implementation, to wish you great success and express our hopes for future cooperation!

All project materials can be found on IAC page: http://en.unecon.ru/iac/european-identity

 

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