Τhe European Commission adopted on the 17th of January 2017 new initiatives to improve key competences and digital skills of European citizens, to promote common values and pupils' awareness of the functioning of the European Union.
The Rectors Seminar, which was held at the University of Cyprus on 24-25 October
2017, discussed topics such as the important role that fundraising plays, both by
individuals and businesses, for the Universities of Europe, the promotion of responsible research and innovation in society, the creation of a modern University Library and its multifaceted role in society, as well as ethical issues arising from fundraising and capital management.
The training procedures for in-service educators are not always accurate regarding their actual needs, or easy to be organized without taking them out of their classrooms. SIA-ProD aims to provide practitioners with the methodology and the instruments for self-evaluation and self-improvement at a ‘low cost’ way.
Public and Private Universities of Cyprus join forces for the establishment of the first Science and Research Centre, which will act as a centre of scientific excellence aiming to disseminating Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics (STEAM).
On 21 September 2017, the European Office of Cyprus(EOC) in Brussels joined the UniLion Universities’ network following a presentation of the organisation in front of the network core members at a meeting hosted by the Kobe University Brussels European Center.