Blended Erasmus+ Staff Training on Intercultural Competences

Hosting Higher Education Institution:
University of Latvia
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Monday, 29 May, 2017 to Wednesday, 31 May, 2017
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Deadline for applying:
Monday, 24 April, 2017
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Registrations are open to attend the BEST+ staff training on intercultural communication! Join us in Riga, at the University of Latvia, to experience a dynamic combination of networking, peer-learning, training and social activities. 

During the BEST+ staff training, a pool of experts will give participants the opportunity to learn more about intercultural communication, one of the most important competences for university staff working in international relations. The event will take place under the aegis of the Blended Erasmus+ Staff Training (BEST+) project, which organises a range of trainings to pilot a new innovative way of conducting staff trainings for university staff working in the field of internationalisation. The training is composed of one webinar on the 22nd of May and onsite traning from the 29th to the 31st of May.

Register by the 24th of April for the first ever Higher Education training taking advantage of the digital development and discover the beautiful city of Riga, the largest of the three Baltic capitals. More information here.

About the Organiser

The European University Foundation (EUF) is a network of 22 universities established in 16 countries. It stands for diversity and social fairness in Higher Education and aims to accelerate the modernisation of the European Higher Education Area. The network deploys intensive cooperation and policy experimentation under five key pillars:

  • Digital Higher Education both for governance and provision of education
  • Entrepreneurship and employability skills of graduates
  • Policy innovation at national and European level
  • Active citizenship of students and
  • Quality mobility for all

The EUF has a longstanding experience in organising high-quality training events for Higher Education staff members who wish to work on their personal and professional development and improve the work of their institutions.