09 May ANIE Partnership in the EM iDEA Project
The EM iDEA project was concluded with a project conference held in Bordeaux, France in July 2013. ANIE was a partner in the project whose aim was to bring together Erasmus Mundus coordinators for structured exchanges and engagements on joint programs, best practices, challenges and sharing of experiences from different contexts.
Mr. James Jowi represented ANIE at the conference. During the final project meeting a new association International. Association for the Promotion and Development of Joint International Programs (ProDeJIP) was formed and launched. Following his election as chairman of ProDeJIP Prof. Boas Erez of Bordeaux University, France outlined the aims of the organization and also confirmed their commitment to continue the relations with ANIE.
ProDeJIP also aims at working closely with universities in developing countries especially through the newly launched Erasmus Plus program. The organization seeks to bring together practitioners and actors on international cooperation in higher education. Both individuals and institutions can be admitted to the association. More information on the new organization is available on www.em-concillium.eu