Monday, November 18, 2013 to Wednesday, November 20, 2013


University of Alicante

The SUCCEED Network kick off was held at the University of Alicante on the 18th of November 2013 together with another 5 EDULINK projects whose aim is to fulfil the overall objective of the EDULINK Programme, which is to foster capacity building and regional integration in the field of higher education through institutional networking.

A programme and project introduction was delivered in this joint session, and afterwards the SUCCEED Network kick off meeting was focused on the presentation and distribution of project activities amongst all partners, with a special focus on the first year activities.

Following this first session, a second and third sessions were focused on a study visit that counted with the participation of several UA staff members who shared with the partners some EU practices and tools.

Please, see below the list of the other 5 Edulink projects coordinated by UA that shared the first plenary session with SUCCEED Network project:

EPIC – Towards a Sustainable Energy Future

CAP4INNO  – Knowledge transfer capacity building for enhanced energy access & efficiency in the Caribbean

IP4GROWTH  – Enhancing Intellectual Property Capacities for Agricultural Development

CAPACITY4FOOD – Integrated Soil Fertility Management for Food Security matching capacities in Anglophone West African Nations HEIs with local needs

FisherMan  – Capacity building for sustainable Fisheries Management in the Southwest Indian Ocean