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Second Steering Committee, Project Management Committee and Quality Assurance Committee meetings

19-20 September 2017

The second Steering Committee, Project Management Committee and Quality Assurance Committee meetings will be organized at the University of Messina University (UNIME) on September 19-20, 2017. The participants will present the activities they have already implemented and the plan of the activities they intend to carry out. They will also describe the problems they encountered and possible solutions.

Study visit and training of teaching staff in Messina

19-21 September 2017

University of Messina, Italy, will be hosting the fourth teaching staff training and study visit for Western Balkan partner HEIs, 19th-21st September, 2017 in Messina. The meeting sessions will be held in the Senate Room of the Rectorate Building. Study visit  will be to the laboratories of the Department of Engineering (structures, geotechnics and hydraulics) and the CERISI laboratories (seismic and geotechnics).

Study visit and training of teaching staff in Chania

10-12 July 2017

School of Production Engineering and Management at Technical University of Crete (TUC), Greece, will be hosting the third teaching staff training and study visit for Western Balkan partner HEIs, 10-12 July, 2017 in Chania. Within the Activity 2.3 the trainers of the TUC will show the teaching methods of Greece to the teachers of Western Balkan countries. Also, within Activity 3.2 study visit will be organized about the best practices of TUC.

Study visit and training of teaching staff in London

28-30 June 2017

Middlesex University London will be hosting on the 28th-30th June the second teaching staff training and study visit for Western Balkan partners HEIs. The interactive sessions will be delivered by the University's centres; Flood Hazard Research Centre (FHRC) and Centre for Academic Practice Enhancement (CAPE). The study sessions will introduce and discuss social components of risk management and the training sessions focus on concepts and methods in summative assessment in curriculum development. Delegates will also participate in activities at Middlesex University’s Erasmus 30th Anniversary Event.

Study visit and training of teaching staff in Budapest

23-25 May 2017

Bánki Donát Faculty of Mechanical and Safety Engineering at Óbuda University will be hosting the first teaching staff training and study visit for Western Balkan partner HEIs, 23-25 May, 2017 in Budapest. Within the Activity 2.3 the trainers of the OE will show the teaching methods of Hungary to the teachers of Western Balkan countries. Also, within Activity 3.2 study visit will be organized about the best practices of OE.

Purchase of equipment and software for two HEIs in Kosovo*


Technical College of Applied Sciences Urosevac, the project partner, announced and took public procurement for purchase equipment and software for the needs of the project which is co-funded from Erasmus+ CBHE Program of the European Union. Subject of procurement is unified procurement of computers and software. Modern equipment and the software will be installed at University of Kosovska Mitrovica in Kosovska Mitrovica and Technical College of Applied Sciences in Urosevac with temporary seat in Leposavic.

The tendering procedure call can be found at:

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Purchase equipment, software and literature for three HEIs in Serbia


University of Niš, the project coordinator, announced and took public procurement for purchase equipment, software and literature for the needs of the project which is co-funded from Erasmus+ CBHE Program of the European Union. Subject of procurement is unified procurement of computers, software and literature. Modern equipment and the software will be installed at University of Niš, University of Defence in Belgrade and Academy of Criminalistics and Police Studies in  Belgrade.

The tendering procedure call can be found at:
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First Steering Committee, Project Management Committee and Quality Assurance Committee meetings

5-7 April 2017


University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna (BOKU) will be organizing first Steering Committee, Project Management Committee and Quality Assurance Committee meetings, April 05-07, 2017. Meetings will cover wide spectra of very important topics, adopt created plans. Future action plan for next six months will be presented.

Workshop on master curricula best practices in EU partners

5-7 April 2017

University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna (BOKU) will be hosting a three days workshop for all partner HEIs, April 05-07, 2017. Workshop will cover a wide spectar of very important topics. Among others, session will cover analysis of natural disasters in WB countries, established practices and study programmes in EU partner countries and key elements for new curricula for WB HEIs.

Kick-off meeting Niš

15-16 December  2016


The Kick-off meeting of the Erasmus+ CBHE project Development of master curricula for natural disasters risk management in Western Balkan countries will be held at the University of Niš on 15 and 16 December 2016. The goal of the meeting was to acquaint all project partners with the most relevant issues of project implementation, to discuss and confirm the aim, objectives, workplan and results foreseen by original project application, to establish project bodies and adopt project visual identity.

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