“Erasmus Mundus - External Co-operation Window. Lot 6” partnership conference takes place in Baku

“Erasmus Mundus - External Co-operation Window. Lot 6” partnership conference takes place in Baku
# 10 September 2009 10:55 (UTC +04:00)
Baku. Viktoria Dementieva – APA. “Erasmus Mundus - External Co-operation Window. Lot 6” partnership conference has started in Baku today, APA reports. Culture and Tourism Minister Abulfas Garayev, Counsellor of the Delegation of the European Commission to Azerbaijan Jean-Louis Lavroff, Deputy Foreign Minister Mahmud Mammadguliyev and project coordinator for South Caucasus Tanya Kapikina addressed the opening ceremony.

Jean-Louis Lavroff said to improve student exchange procedure, modernize education system and arrange dialogue between the EU and other countries the European Union is implementing three projects “Tempus”, “Erasmus Mundus” and “Erasmus Mundus - External Co-operation Window. Lot 6”. “Erasmus Mundus - External Co-operation Window. Lot 6” has been implemented in Azerbaijan since 2006. 73 students and scientific workers studied within the framework of this program. He said that cooperation on education will extend within the framework of Eastern Partnership program.

Deputy Foreign Minister Mahmud Mammadguliyev said education is of the priorities of the country.
“Azerbaijan intends to extend the cooperation with the European Union in this field. Education is the future of every country. Moreover, Azerbaijan is interested in strategic cooperation, as well as cooperation on education, science and research with the European Union,” he said.

Project coordinator for South Caucasus Tanya Kapikina presented awards to Ayten Mammadova (Khazar University) and Elvin Bakirov (Gandja State University) who studied through the exchange program. Represenatives of higher schools of Greece, Portugal, Italy, Bulgaria and Georgia, ambassador of Greece Ioannis Metaksas, ambassador of Norway Jon Ramberg and representatives of other diplomatic offices also attended the opening ceremony. The conference will end on September 13.


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