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How will Brexit impact the Erasmus+ programme?

How will Brexit impact the Erasmus+ programme?

The EU and the UK have agreed to postpone the date of the withdrawal of the UK from the EU until 1 February 2020, unless a Withdrawal Agreement is ratified before that date, in which case the UK will withdraw on the first day of the month following that ratification. If by the time of ...
The European Commission has published the 2020 call for proposals for the Erasmus+ Programme

The European Commission has published the 2020 call for proposals for the Erasmus+ Programme

On the 5th November 2019, the European Commission published its 2020 call for proposals for the Erasmus+ programme. 2020 is the last year of the current European Union programme for mobility and cooperation in education, training, youth and sport. The expected budget of over €3 billion, an increase of 12% compared to 2019, will provide ...
A CELEBRATION OF EUROPEAN PROJECTS DURING THE #ERASMUSDAYS!

A CELEBRATION OF EUROPEAN PROJECTS DURING THE #ERASMUSDAYS!

Over 3990 events have taken place around the world between the 10th and 12th October to celebrate the 2019 edition of the #ErasmusDays. The #ErasmusDays showcase the European impact in the territories thanks to success stories and testimonies. The 10 million European citizens who have experienced an Erasmus mobility since the launch of the programme ...
Launch of the revised key competences framework in Youthpass

Launch of the revised key competences framework in Youthpass

The framework of the Key Competences for Lifelong Learning was revised in May 2019 and the launch is planned for August 20th 2019.   What does this actually mean? All new projects that are entered into the database after August 20th will be offered the revised key competences framework for describing the learning outcomes. All ...
Over €9 million in EU funds distributed to 75 beneficiaries to start off new projects under the Erasmus+ Programme and European Solidarity Corps

Over €9 million in EU funds distributed to 75 beneficiaries to start off new projects under the Erasmus+ Programme and European Solidarity Corps

Parliamentary Secretary for EU Funds and Social Dialogue Aaron Farrugia presented over €9 million in EU funds to 75 beneficiaries at the European Union programmes Agency Annual Grant Award Ceremony for the 2019 Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps Programme beneficiaries, held on Thursday 1st August 2019 at the Fortress Builders, Valletta.   Under the Erasmus+ ...
The European Language Label Award 2019

The European Language Label Award 2019

               EUPA is pleased to announce that for 2019 the European Language Label has been awarded to 2 schools; Verdala International School and Maria Regina College, St. Paul’s Bay Primary. The label is awarded to the most innovative language learning project in each country participating in the scheme. By supporting these ...
Skola Sajf 2019

Skola Sajf 2019

  For the third consecutive year, the European Union Programmes Agency (EUPA) will be organising numerous sessions for Skolasajf sudents, run by the Foundation for Educational Services (FES), within the Ministry for Education and Employment. The interactive sessions will be conducted using non-formal methods to students aged 11-14 years, with the aim of boosting up their ...