La Palm Royal Beach Hotel, Accra, Ghana, 29.11.2018 to 30.11.2018 9:00 to 17:00

Picture taken from Joint Workshop “Improving Graduate Employability trough Capacity Building Partnerships" organized by DAAD, Section P32 – Development Cooperation: Partnership Programmes, Alumni Projects and Higher Education Management

The DAAD in cooperation with DAAD Information Center Ghana invites higher education representatives from Ghana to take part in this upcoming Erasmus+ Networking Forum.The main goal of the Erasmus+ Networking Forum is to intensify and improve higher education cooperation between Ghana and Germany in the framework of Erasmus+, the current programme of the European Union (EU) for Education, Training, Youth and Sport.

Selected higher education representatives from Germany will have the possibility to network with their colleagues in Ghana. All participants will be informed about funding opportunities in Erasmus+ with a focus on Erasmus+ Key Action 2 “Capacity Building in the field of Higher Education”. The conference will also inform on Erasmus+ mobility opportunities and DAAD bilateral cooperation possibilities between Germany and Ghana. The event is organized by NA DAAD in cooperation with the DAAD Information Center in Ghana. It will take place in connection with the educataGhana, an education fair hosted by the German Chamber of Commerce in Ghana and the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung.
The EU programme Erasmus+ (2014-2020) includes a strong international dimension in the field of higher education and supports several actions targeting cooperation between Europe and other regions in the world, including Africa. Especially Erasmus+ Key Action 2 activity Capacity Building in Higher Education supports the modernisation of higher education in EU’s partner countries in the world.
The Forum will support future Erasmus+ applicants by delivering a workshop on application and by facilitating networking between German higher education representatives and their existing and future partners in Ghana.
Date: 29. November – 30. November 2019
Time: 9am till 5pm each day
Venue: La Palm Royal Beach Hotel, Accra, Ghana
Target group: Higher education representatives, especially interested in Erasmus+ projects

Due to the limited number of places available, a selection of participants will be made aiming at best matching the needs and expectations of both German and Ghanain institutions, thus enabling the further development of the cooperation in the framework of Erasmus+ projects in the field of higher education.  Please click on the link below to express your interest as a Ghanaian Higher Education Representative.

Application Form

Deadline is by 18th November, 2018. You will receive a feedback shortly after the deadline. Thank you for your interest.