Navigating LiderAfrica: Calls, Procedures, and Tools for your University


International Staff Week 

«Navigating LiderAfrica: Calls, Procedures, and Tools for your University»

From 8 to 12 of July, 2024. Faculty of Medicine, University of Cadiz

The activity is addressed to the staff of the African LiderAfrica partner universities involved in the management and organization of the mobilities, and aims to share information with them about the LiderAfrica initiative as well as the management mechanisms and procedures that will be implemented for the execution of the funded projects. Participants will have the opportunity to gain insights into the management of mobility calls, procedures, and tools within the LiderAfrica Consortium.


Monday 8th July 2024  (Venue: Sala de Juntas – Faculty of Medicine)

10:00-10.30 Registration of participants

10:30-10:45 Opening session

10:45-11:15 Presentation of LiderAfrica Consortium – Marcela Iglesias, Vice-rector for Internationalization at the University of Cadiz

To view the presentations, please visit the following link.

11:15-12:00 Round table of participants’ presentations

12:00-14:00 Administrative procedures for KA171 Participants

Tuesday 9th July 2024  (Venue: Salón de Grados – Faculty of Medicine)

Getting to know each other (Cond. Jin Taira, Vice rector for Internationalisation, Mobility and International Projection, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria)

09:30-11:30 Partners’ Institutional presentations I 

11:30-12:00 Coffee Break

12:00-13:30 Partner’s Institutional presentations II

To view the presentations, please visit the following link.

13:30 Light lunch: typical Gaditanian finger food and wine tasting

Wednesday 10th July 2024 (Venue: Sala de Juntas – Faculty of Medicine)

Getting to know LiderAfrica

9:30-10:00 LiderAfrica at a glance and upcoming schedule (Jesús Gómez – UCA)

10:00-10:30 Next call: SMS IN (Dorota Maciaszek – UCA). Testimony (Wilfried Adon – UCA SMS IN student)

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break

11:00-13:30 SMS IN workshop (SMS LiderAfrica mobility officers)

13:30-14:00 Less advantaged support for mobilities (Sofia Siemens – ULPGC)

Thursday 11th July 2024 (Venue: Salón de Grados and Sala de Juntas – Faculty of Medicine)

Salon de Grados

Stakeholders and planning ahead 

09:30-10:00 UCA’s Cooperation and International Project Office – Fernando Pérez Peña, Director of International Projects and Cooperation – University of Cadiz

10:00-10:45 Meeting stakeholders: Alexadra Teodosio, Vice-rector of Internationalization University of Algarve – SEA-EU; Juan Jaime, Head of Cultural and Educational Affairs – Casa África; Eva Mena, Director of CEIMar. (cond. Inmaculada González Pérez, Vicerrector of Internationalization and Cooperation, University of La Laguna)

To view the presentations, please visit the following link.

10:45-11:15 Coffee Break 

Sala de Juntas

11:15-13:15 Round table discussion: What to expect from LiderAfrica? Planning the 2025 proposal and the Joint International Staff Weeks Scheme (cond. Laura Cubillana – UCA – and Beatriz Domínguez – UHU)

13:30 Bus – Parador Hotel Atlántico bus stop 

Social Event: Lunch and Flamenco Show – Venta Vargas

Friday 12th July 2024  (Venue: Sala de Juntas – Faculty of Medicine)

10:30 – 12:00 Closing remarks & Participants’ Qualitative Assessment of the event

12:00 – 12:30 Get to know UCA’s Internationalization Office 

12:30 Diploma Award ceremony

13:00 Lunch farewell (Patio de las Naciones, Hospital Real)

Confirmed participants

  • Université Abomey-Calavi (Benin)
  • Universidade Jean Piaget (Cabo Verde)
  • Université Félix Houphouët-Boigny (Côte d’Ivoire)
  • Université Alassane Ouattara (Côte d’Ivoire)
  • Takoradi Technical University (Ghana)
  • National University of Equatorial Guinea (Equatorial Guinea)
  • University of Technology, Mauritius (Mauritius)
  • Universidade Eduardo Mondlane (Mozambique)
  • Namibia University of Science and Technology (Namibia)
  • Assane Seck University of Ziguinchor (Senegal)
  • Université Cheikh Anta Diop de Dakar (Senegal)
  • The University of Dodoma (Tanzania)
  • State University of Zanzibar (Tanzania)
  • University of Cadiz (Spain)
  • University of Huelva (Spain)
  • University of Las Palmas de Gran Canarias (Spain)
  • University of La Laguna (Spain)
  • Casa Africa (Spain)
  • University of Algarve (Portugal)
  • Agencia Andaluza de Cooperación Internacional para el Desarrollo (Spain)
  • Campus de Excelencia Internacional del Mar – CeiMar (Spain)

Additional documentation

  1. Erasmus+ International Credit Mobility – Handbook for Partner Countries

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