OIR Awareness Session
On September 12, the Office of International Relations held an awareness session with around 100 participants. The director of the office, Dr. Anwar Kawtharani, led the meeting, going over the mission and vision of the Office, the procedures to be followed, as well as what the up-coming projects are. The presentation was followed by the launch of the new OIR website and a Q&A session.
UNIMED General Assembly 2022
The 2022 UNIMED General Assembly was held on June 22 and 23 in Jordan, organised by UNIMED in collaboration with the University of Jordan in Amman.
Second on stage was Dr. Anwar Kawtharani, from the Lebanese International University, who presented two papers, outcomes of two research processes guided by UNIMED and sponsored by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Visiting lecturers from Tunisia and Lebanon
In June 2022, ISSBS hosted lecturers from Tunisia and Lebanon. They came from three different faculties, namely the Université Antonine, Lebanese International University and the Université Virtuelle de Tunis.
They held lectures at the courses Business English, Business Communication, Skills, and Conflict Resolution and Essentials of Negotiation Skills. The possibilities for Erasmus exchange and participation in projects in the coming years were also discussed with the management of the faculty and the international office.
LIU-SoED Participates in ERASMUS+ DAY
LIU-SoED and international partner ISSBS participated in the Erasmus Days 2020 on Thursday, 15 October at 15.00 p. m. with an event “From Erasmus Students for Erasmus Students “.
The international dimension of Lebanon and our partner institution – Erasmus lecture
Last week, as part of Erasmus + training mobility, we hosted a vice-dean from Lebanese International University (LIU), Go. Waad Sleiman. Among other things, she presented to our students the history of Lebanon and the international dimension of the LIU partner institution.
The First Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange National Information Day
The first Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange National Information Day took place in Beirut on 25 June 2019 at the Lebanese International University (LIU) and organised in collaboration with the Lebanese National Erasmus+ Office.
LIU-SoED hosts "Integrating Syrians into the Lebanese Higher Education through Recognition of Qualifications"
The project aimed to develop a comprehensive, functional and tailor-made recognition tool for Lebanese higher education concerning Syrians with documents that needs to be validated and more specifically Syrians without proper documents.
Med2IaH Consortium Meetings organized at the UEMF on September 15, 2022
The Euromed University of Fès received specialists and experts to review the achievements of this program. Prof. Nada Trunk, professor, researcher and consultant at EMUNI (The Euro-Mediterranean University of Slovenia) opened the workshop with a global presentation of the program.
Erasmus mobility at Lebanese International University
Between March 28 and April 2, 2022, the ISSBS professors dr. Nada Trunk Širca and external collaborator dr. Majda Naji conducted a 5 day Erasmus mobility for teaching at the Lebanese International University in Beirut.
In addition to lectures at the partner institution, the content of the mobility was also:
– insight into current educational, research, and internationalization activities at LIU,
– definition of realistic objectives for further cooperation between the institutions and identification of possible cooperation activities for the period 2022-2023 / 2024.
– The international scientific conference MakeLearn & TIIM, the international publishing house ToKnowPress and the academic journal IJMKL were also presented, and
– defined plans for future cooperation and involvement of partners.
Urban Governance in the MENA Region
LIU-SoED participated in the webinar on Urban Governance in the MENA Region Knowledge Transfer between Global North and South hosted by the Technical University of Berlin. The aim of the webinar was to demonstrate out the importance of bringing alumni together and to align alumni abilities and skills through methodological training in addition to the relation between the coronavirus and international mobility.
Online Education without Social Distance: Challenges for Internationalisation and Culture of Peace
الندوة الدولية حول التعليم عن بعد
نظمت كلية العلوم القانونية و الاقتصادية و الاجتماعية التابعة لجامعة ابن زهر بأكادير، بمبادرة من فريق البحث في القانون العام و الحكامة و مختبر البحث في القانون و الفقه و العمل القضائي و مختبر القانون و المجتمع و فريق البحث حول الدراسات القانونية و السياسية و بتنسيق مع المركز المغربي للدراسات و تحليل السياسات ندوة دولية عن بعد حول موضوع ” التعليم عن بعد : قراءات متقاطعة في التجارب المقارنة ”
Presentation of ISSBS at the Lebanese International University in the frame of ERASMUS+
In the days from 12 to 17 January 2019 and in the framework of Erasmus+ mobility for training, professors of ISSBS visited the Lebanese International University.