Mediation: Training and Society Transformation — MEDIATS


KKNU structure involved: Karazin Business School
Project coordinator: Yuliia Kvitka
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Erasmus+ Action type: Capacity Building in Higher Education
Project reference: 599010-EPP-1-2018-1-NL-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP
Duration: 15 November 2018 – 14 November 2022
Coordinator: Netherlands Business Academy, the Netherlands
Budget: 848,524,00 €


The project envisages enabling Universities to be one of the key players in facilitation of the processes of mediation in Azerbaijan, Georgia and Ukraine to enhance democracy and objective problem resolution by acquiring best European practices. To do this, the project teams will learn the best EU practices, select and train the staff, select students, develop and implement Master Degree Program in Mediation. The quality of training and competencies of the students will be carefully evaluated by national and EU experts, the practical activities will be organized in partner countries and in the EU to ensure qualitative preparation of mediators. The Mediation Federations will be established in each partner country, that will act as sustainable mechanisms, through which HEI staff will have opportunities to promote the mediation values, introduce legislative changes, develop cooperation with various stakeholders and make impact on the local, national and international level.


Netherlands Business Academy, the Netherlands — grant holder
Catholic University of San Antonio, Spain
Turiba University, Latvia
ˮKROKˮ University, Ukraine
Kharkiv National Automobile and Highway University, Ukraine
Yurii Fedkovych Chernivtsi National University, Ukraine
Khazar University, Azerbaijan
Ganja State University, Azerbaijan
Ilia State University, Georgia
Batumi Shota Rustaveli State University, Georgia
Hultgren Nachhaltigkeitsberatung UG, Germany

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