Recognition of Qualifications

3 September 2019 Strasbourg

During its 8th session, held in Paris at the end of June 2019, the Lisbon Recognition Convention Committee adopted the Revised Template for the Diploma Supplement, the new Guidelines for National Online Information Systems as well as the report on the Monitoring of the Implementation of Article...

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COUNCIL OF EUROPE GLOBAL FORUM IN UNIVERSITY WORLD NEWS

3 September 2019 Strasbourg

The most recent edition of University World News carries an article on the Global Forum on academic freedom, institutional autonomy, and the future of democracy, which was held at Council of Europe Headquarters in Strasbourg on 20 – 21 June. The article was written by Sjur Bergan, Head of the...

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Council of Europe involved in discussions of a global qualifications passport for refugees

19/08/2019 Strasbourg

The Council of Europe, UNESCO, NOKUT (the Norwegian Agency for Quality Assurance in Education, which is also the Norwegian ENIC/NARIC) and the UNHCR are involved in discussions of a global qualifications passport for refugees. At a first meeting of partners, held in Oslo in early June, the...

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26th Annual Joint Meeting of the ENIC-NARIC Networks

16-18 June 2019 Cologne, Germany

The 26th annual joint meeting of the European Network of Information Centres in the European Region (ENIC) and of the National Academic Recognition Information Centres in the European Union (NARIC) was held in Cologne, Germany, from 16 to 18 June. The main items on the agenda were the global...

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Recognizing refugee qualifications – A virtuous circle

9 July 2019 Strasbourg

An article on the recognition of qualifications held by refugees, authored by Sjur Bergan, Head of the Council of Europe Education Department, and Stig Arne Skjerven, President of the ENIC Network, has just been published in University World News. The article discusses development in the...

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