The Jean Monnet Chair in European Policies for Education, Training, Research and Innovation and the Educational Policy, Research, Development and Inter-university Cooperation Laboratory completed the organization of the training actions "IncludU" on raising young people's European values for an open and democratic Europe within the framework of the European program Erasmus + - Jean Monnet 'Include European Union Values' (2016-2018). At the heart of the program were the founding values of the European Union, such as respect for human dignity, freedom, democracy, human rights and equality for all people in Europe.
The Jean Monnet Chair on European Union’s Education, Training, Research and Innovation Policies (EduTRIP) participated at the annual meeting of the National Committees of Unesco European Network that was held in Rotonda Thessaloniki, on 2-5 April 2017.
The University of Piraeus hosted on 31/3, one of the educational institutions participating in the "IncludU" program, the secondary education school of Agiasos. During the visit, the students and teachers had the opportunity to tour the campus, learn about its departments and faculties from the Public Relations Manager Dr. Christina Kontogoulidou and have an open conversation with Erasmus students as well as current and former students of the International and European Studies Department. Upon completion of the visit, the students were also able to participate in the floor game created under the European Jean Monnet program "Universities4EU" (http://u4eu.eu/twelvestars)
The Jean Monnet Chair on Education, Training, Research and Innovation Policies actively participated and supported the Activities of the Jean Monnet Network on “Governance, Pluralism, and Trans- nationalisation in Europe” (GovUnet) which was realized in Lesbos Island, from 20th to 27th of February 2017.
The Jean Monnet Chair on European Union’s Education, Training, Research and Innovation Policies (EduTRIP) participated in the General Assembly of the Hellenic University Association for European Studies, which took place on Tuesday 14 February 2017 at 17:00 Kostis Palamas Hall of the University of Athens. After the election of a new Governing Board, the Assistant Professor Dr. Foteini Asderaki was elected as a Cashier.