Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” hosted two parallel sessions of the Diplomatic, Economic, Academic and Cultural Days (DEAC) on April 25th, 2018. The Forum, which took place within the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, was chaired by Baron Ernst de Lamin de Bex. One of the panels of parallel sessions, which […]
The Rector of Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Prof. Anastas Gerdjikov, signed an agreement on tripartite scientific, cultural and economic cooperation between Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski “, CIDIC (European Centre of Economic Diplomacy) and the Brussels Academy for China & European Studies (BACES), an academic platform based in Brussels, representing Renmin University of China, […]
The launch event of the project EURASIA – Revitalizing European Studies Across Asian Universities – took place in Sofia (Bulgaria) on 21-24 May, 2018. The project coordinator, Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski, hosted delegations from the eight partner universities: Jagiellonian University (Poland), University of Catania (Italy), O.P. Jindal Global University (India), Symbiosis International University (India), […]
On May 21st, 2018, at the House of Europe, the EURASIA project partners were specially welcomed by Ognyan Zlatev, head of the Representation of the European Commission in Bulgaria. He emphasised the fact that European universities had been working and cooperating together for decades but that at the present time they had the chance to […]
On May 21st, 2018, at the House of Europe, the EURASIA project partners attended а Public Lecture within the Kapuscinski Development Lecture series. The event is part of the internationally acclaimed Kapuscinski Development Lectures, named after the prominent Polish journalist and writer Richard Kapuscinski, author of a number of books and reports for developing countries around […]
The EURASIA project partners had the unique opportunity to join the traditional celebratory procession led by Bulgarian government officials, academia, schools, teachers and citizens on the occasion of 24 May, the Day of Bulgarian Culture and Cyrillic Alphabet.
On 13 July 2018Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” organised and hosted a training for PhD students from the SHANGHAI JIAO TONG UNIVERSITY – which joined the EURASIA project consortium as an associate partner. The SHANGHAI JIAO TONG UNIVERSITY ranks 101-150 on the Academic Ranking of World Universities list for 2018 .
On September 5th 2018, the President of the Republic of India Rah Nath Kovind delivered a lecture at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”. The main focus of his lecture was on education as an instrument of change and common prosperity. He discussed the importance of the long-standing relations between India and Bulgaria in the field […]
The project manager of the EURASIA, project Professor Maria Stoicheva, together with other scholars from Europe and China, took part in an academic debate about the EU – China relationship under the title of “EU-China Comprehensive Strategic Partnership”. The debate took place on October 2nd, 2018 in Egmont Palace in Brussels. It was organised by […]
On 2 November 2018, the participants in the first training session under the EURASIA Project, held by the Department of Political and Social Science of the University of Catania, met the Municipality of Catania. Professors from the four Asian partners met the Commissioner of the Catania Municipality for EU policies, Sergio Parisi, the Head and […]