Project Title: Reinforcing access to cross border employment at Palestinian higher education institutions – REACH
Funding Programme: Erasmus+, Action Type: Capacity Building in higher education
Project total grant: €948,112
Duration: 3 years
Summary: REACH project aims at enhancing the capacity of Palestinian Higher Education Institutions (PHEIs) in promoting cross-border employability of graduates, providing them with the capabilities for effective cross-border working, so that they can develop their potential and participate actively in sustainable economic development in Palestine.
The project specific objectives:
To reinforce PHEIs links with local and international labour markets focusing on cross-border work.
To enhance the competence and performance of career centers/alumni units at PHEIs in creating and promoting cross border work employment.
To strengthen graduates’ skills and know-how required for obtaining cross-border employment.
Islamic University of Gaza
Palestine Polytechnic University
Al-Quds Open University
AN-Najah National University
The society of women graduates
University of Alicante, Alicante, Spain
Università degli Studi Guglielmo Marconi, Rome, Italy
University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Middlesex University Higher Education Corporation, London, UK