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08 April 2020

Activity Details (ID# 22627)  

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Title Higher Education Expert Consultations and Information meetings 
Description Higher Education Expert Consultation and Information meetings with local experts and universities
Status Completed 
Date 05/05/2008 - 09/05/2008 
Location Belgrade, Serbia
Countries CoE Members: Serbia
  Joint Programme Activity - Serbia-Educ
Joint Programme EC/CoE
JP Serbia-Educ - Strengthening Higher Education Reforms in Serbia    (Logframe)  (Activities)
Project Purpose 1 - 2007/DG4/JP/1741   Serbia-Edu - Strengthening Higher Education reforms in Serbia
Expected Result 1.5 - Complementary measures • Nationwide dissemination of the project activities and results. • Functional project management structures in place allowing for timely, efficient, and effective implementation. • Students are actively involved in the implementation of the reform areas addressed by this Project • Gender equality awareness raised
Council of Europe Programme of Activities
I – Culture and intercultural dialogue
Line of Action ⇒ V.1 – Education and Linguistic Diversity: promoting democratic culture
Programme ☆ V.1.2  Towards a European Higher Education area
Project 1994/DG4/104 European Higher Education Area - qualifications and structural reform of higher education in Europe
Expected Result 6 Stakeholders and authorities in countries that recently joined the Bologna Process benefit from expert advice and targeted assistance in implementing higher education reforms.

Working Method

Organisation of meetings - Small scale meeting 
Directorate (Service) Education, Culture and Heritage, Youth and Sport (Directorate of Education - Higher Education and Research Division)
CoE Contact GANTZER, Stephanie   email
Last Modified 26/11/2008 

Activity Synopsis (ID# 22627) (Hide Synopsis)

Objective(s) HE consultant during her visit to Belgrade participated at the meeting dedicated to the “Qualifications Framework in Higher Education” and had consultations with Project Team. Aim was to draft, jointly with CoE experts for the QF component – professors Adam and Gehmlich, strategy for the QF component.

Output/Results Meetings on 05-06 May 2008 enabled SHE Project Team and HE consultant to get an in depth insight into the QF issues at the moment in Serbia and to plan further actibities in accordance with factual status quo.

Conclusions/Follow Up Regular monitoring / assessment of the developments in order to adapt planned activities will continue.

Participants National Council for HE (NCHE)
Commission for Accreditation and Quality Assessment (CAQA)
Representatives of state and private faculties
Representatives of state and private universities
Consultants/Experts Mr Stephen Adam, professor Westminster University and UK Bologna expert
Mr Volker Gehmlich, professor, University of applied sciences, Osnabruck
Ms Karen Roberts, HE consultant

CoE Secretariat Ms Silvija Panovic-Djuric, Project manager
Ms Miroslava Balabanovic, Project assistant

Total No. Participants 30 
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