Edition 211 - November 2018

News from ACA

What’s new in Brussels? opens ACA’s 2019 event season

In 2019, ACA will once again offer a rich and diverse programme of international seminars and confer... (+more)

Poland’s NAWA joins ACA

ACA is proud to announce that NAWA, the Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange, joined the ass... (+more)

Reykjavik student conference focuses on quality in a broad sense

Quality in higher education is a multidimensional concept that touches upon the study environment as... (+more)

Policy-practice-research at ACA’s European Policy Seminar “Mobility-migration nexus”

On 9 November ACA held its third European Policy Seminar (EPS) of this year titled Mobility-migrat... (+more)

IMPALA final conference in Cape Town

On 9-10 November the Conference on Global Engagement in Higher Education: South African and Europe... (+more)

European Policy

Straight talk: European Parliament report on Erasmus 2021-2027

In May of this year, the European Commission published its Proposal for a Regulation relating to the... (+more)

Scientists worried over a “too open” science

In our September edition, we covered some important developments of Plan S: an initiative first prop... (+logon/subscribe for more)

National Education and the Global Context

Sweden’s to-do list to become a knowledge nation

In March 2017 the Swedish Government established an Inquiry on increased internationalisation of hig... (+more)

New DAAD programme „Entrepreneurial Universities in Africa“

The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) has recently launched a new programme called „Entrepre... (+logon/subscribe for more)

UK university leaders in favour of second Brexit referendum

With the likelihood of the Commons voting against the Brexit agreement negotiated between the May go... (+logon/subscribe for more)

France builds pillars of a new internationalisation strategy

France’s Prime Minister Edouard Philippe announced in November the ambitious plan “Bienvenue en ... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Scholars at Risk launches SAR Europe

On 28 November the Scholars at Risk (SAR) Network in partnership with the University of Mayno... (+logon/subscribe for more)

In Brazil academic freedom plunges back to 1964

One month after winning the Brazilian presidential elections with 55% of the votes, Jair Bolsonaro h... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Public Tenders and Calls for Proposals in the EU

CLOSING SOON: MSCA FOR RESEARCHERS AT RISK - H2020-MSCA-RR-2018

This call is meant to facilitate trans-national co-operation between European and national initiativ... (+logon/subscribe for more)

H2020 SWAFS: EURAXESS TOP V

This call aims to further intensify the services provided by the EURAXESS Service Centers by expandi... (+logon/subscribe for more)

EAC/A05/2019 ERASMUS+ PROGRAMME

Total budget: EUR 2 733,4 million Education and Training: EUR 2 503,4 millionYouth: EUR 167,7 milli... (+logon/subscribe for more)

ERC CALLS 2019 OPEN

ERC PROOF OF CONCEPT GRANT (ERC-2019-POC) The ERC Proof of Concept Grants aim to maximise the value... (+logon/subscribe for more)

UNDERSTANDING MIGRATION MOBILITY PATTERNS - H2020-SC6-MIGRATION-2018-2019-2020

Understanding migration mobility patterns: elaborating mid and long-term migration scenarios Prop... (+logon/subscribe for more)

CALL FOR MARIE SKŁODOWSKA-CURIE ACTIONS – INNOVATIVE TRAINING NETWORKS (ITN) H2020-MSCA-ITN-2019

Innovative Training Networks (ITN) supports competitively selected joint research training and/or do... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Publications

UNESCO 2019 Global Education Monitoring Report

In November 2019 UNESCO has published its annual Global Education Monitoring Report, whose theme is ... (+more)

Eurydice's new report on National Student Fee and Support systems 2018/2019

In November 2019 Eurydice published its annual report on National Student Fee and Support Systems in... (+more)

DAAD publication: EXCEED - Higher Education Excellence in Development Cooperation

DAAD published a new information booklet on its programme “Higher Education Excellence in Developm... (+more)

CALOHEE – qualifications and assessment frameworks in 5 subject areas

The consortium implementing the Measuring and Comparing Achievements of Learning Outcomes in Higher ... (+more)

Teaching with a Global Perspective

D. Bikowski, T. Phillips, Practical Strategies from Course Design to Assessment, 1st Edition, Routledge, 204 pages (+more)

Online Intercultural Education and Study Abroad

J. Jackson, Online Intercultural Education and Study Abroad -Theory into Practice, 1st Edition, Routledge, 240 pages, ISBN: 9781138298224 (+more)

Conferences

ACA events

1 February 2019European Policy Seminar 1 - What's new in Brussels? Recent development in Europe... (+more)

Conferences

4 December 2018Westminster Employment ForumThe future for higher technical education in England - de... (+more)