University of Lapland develops education in the Mediterranean region
|The University of Lapland takes part in international
development project which aims to modernize education in the
|The main objective of the project is to support and
develop lifelong learning and thus to contribute to the social and
economic development in the Mediterranean region. The project is part of
Tempus programme funded by the European Union.
There is a group of experts from the University of Lapland taking part
in the project: Docent Helka Urponen, Development Manager Sirpa
Purtilo-Nieminen, Coordinator Piia Johansson and Coordinator Anna
Vanhala. ULapland leads the quality monitoring and assessment within the
Project’s kick-off seminar was held in Rabat, Morocco, in January. The
meeting was attended by partners from all over Europe, especially from
the universities situated in the southern parts of Mediterranean region.
The next workshop will be held at the University of Lapland in June.
The project is coordinated by the University of Seville, Spain. Project
partners include universities from Portugal (University Nova de Lisboa),
Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia and Lebanon.
Education and Developmet Services
anna.vanhala (at) ulapland.fi
Education and Development Services
piia.johansson (at) ulapland.fi
Development Manager Sirpa Purtilo-Nieminen
Tel. +358 40 742 1270
sirpa.purtilo-nieminen (at) ulapland