Erasmus Mundus is a cooperation and mobility programme in the field of higher education for:
EUPHRATES project is included in Action 2 – Strand 1 of the Erasmus Mundus programme - Partnerships with countries covered by the ENPI, DCI, EDF and IPA instruments1 (former External Cooperation Window).
The specific objectives of EMA2 - STRAND 1 are:
- To contribute to the mutual enrichment of societies by developing the qualifications of men and women so that they possess appropriate skills, particularly as regards the labour market, and are open-minded and internationally experienced;
- To promote mobility both for students, researchers, academics and administrative staff from third countries, especially from vulnerable groups, selected on the basis of academic excellence, to obtain qualifications and/or experience in the European Union;
- To contribute towards the development of human resources and the international co-operation capacity of higher education institutions in third-countries through increased mobility streams between the EU and third-countries in accordance with the principles of equal opportunities and non-discrimination.
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