Tempus III

Project Duration
2000 - 2007
€ 98.5 million (MEDA)

Countries covered:

  • Algeria
  • Egypt
  • Israel
  • Jordan
  • Lebanon
  • Morocco
  • Palestine *
  • Syria *
  • Tunisia

Brief Description

Creates opportunities for academics and administrative staff from universities in the Mediterranean Partner Countries to cooperate with higher education institutions in the EU countries.
Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Occupied Palestinian Territory, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey

Actions in brief















































  • Supports the modernisation of higher education in the Mediterranean Partner Countries.

  • Organises 134 Joint Projects based on multilateral partnerships between higher education institutions.

  • Offers 416 grants for the mobility of teachers, researchers, trainers, university administrators etc.

  • Promotes 38 structural measures for the development and reform of higher education institutions.

  • Cooperates with the Erasmus Mundus programme, that funds higher education students and teaching staff mobility activities between EU and Mediterranean universities.
















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