POLIS University, Tirana, Albania, facilitates a two-day workshop (06th and 07th of May 2021) on “Analysis of the State of Play” for the Erasmus+ STAND project. The workshop/training is taking place now at the facilities of POLIS university on the outskirts of Tirana, Albania.

          The concept of the workshop aims to identify the requirements for achieving the increased autonomy of HEIs in the Western Balkans and the most important steps that should be taken by every Western Balkans STAND partner HEI in improving its organizational structures, the importance of having strong leadership, appropriate institutional governance and staff professionalization.

          Both days of the workshop will be lead by the EUA (European University Association) Director of Governance, Funding and Policy Development, Mr. Thomas Estermann, and Deputy Director Ms. Enora Bennetot Pruvot, who are providing information on best European practice in education, national frameworks as well as good institutional practices of organizational, financial, staffing and academic dimension.