As announced by President Juncker in his 2017 State of the Union Address, the Commission is today presenting alongside its 11th Security Union Report a set of operational and practical measures to better defend EU citizens against terrorist threats and deliver a Europe that protects.
All organisations and members of the public with a personal or professional interest in digital cultural heritage, or in Europeana in particular, are invited to express their opinion, experience and expectations with Europeana and the various aspects of the platform.
On the 3rd of October 2017, the negotiators of the European Parliament and the Council reached an agreement on the proposal adopted by the Commission in November 2016 to change the EU's anti-dumping and anti-subsidy legislation.
The Department of Law of FREDERICK UNIVERSITY, represented by the Lecturers Dr Konstantinos Kouroupis and Dr Vasiliki Karagouni and with the assistance of the Head of the Research Service of the University Mr Alexis Onoufriou, has been awarded the European Union project titled “Training for a European Justice Area”, funded under the Justice Action Grants Program.
The Department of Business Accounting and Finance of Frederick University secured funding to coordinate and implement the 3-year Project “Development of an Entrepreneurial MindSet In Higher Education” under the Erasmus+ Program.
Gender equality is a topic of great concern in Cyprus, and around the world. Concerns over the conditions of maternity and paternity leaves, but also flexible working hours (or lack thereof!) arise on a daily basis, occupying businesses and parliamentary committees alike.
The research and educational centre CARDET is proud to present an animation video titled “Understanding the problem of Conflict Minerals” has been uploaded in You Tube in the framework of the campaign Stop-Mad-Mining to present the problem of international trade supporting continuation of war especially in terms of mining rare earth materials. The video has been created with the creative genius of Zedem media team.
A consortium of 9 partners from Germany, Cyprus, Ireland, France, Italy, Romania, Finland and Austria participate in the 2-year (September 2016 – September 2018) European Project BRAMIR (Beyond Retirement - A Migrant Integration Resource).
Four members of the European Office of Cyprus joined forces as part of a pioneering
project to create a Research and Innovation Center named RISE "Research Center on Interactive Media Smart Systems and Emerging Technologies" in the heart of Nicosia. At a press conference held on 3 August 2017 in Nicosia, the European Commission's decision to grant the requested funding of EUR 15 million for the creation of RISE
CARDET's, assistant director Sotiris Themistokleous in collaboration with the Cyprus Ministry of Foreign Affairs, addressed the United Nations High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Develop to present the important role of Cyprus NGOs as a vital piece for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals 2030.
“TrainVol project” aims to facilitate young people, and particularly youth with fewer opportunities, into social and labour market inclusion, utilizing volunteerism as a vehicle to skills development and employability promotion.