Academy of Criminalistics and Police Studies, the coordinator of Impress project "Improving Academic and Professional Education Capacity in Serbia in the Area of Safety & Security (by Means of Strategic Partnership with the EU)", organized the pre kick-off meeting on December 4th, 2017 in Belgrade.
The project is funded by the European Commission within the Erasmus Plus programme in the amount of 997.300 EUR and implemented by the consortium of 11 partners from Serbia, Germany, Italy, France and Poland.
The main objective of the project is to improve Serbian and regional capacity in terms of infrastructure, human potential as well as cooperation in the area of Safety & Security in order to prevent and efficiently manage the crises and hazards and to develop a dedicated European Ecosystem for training of highly qualified experts who will ensure implementation of adequate procedures in line with EU regulation.
During the meeting, participating partners presented their institutions and experience relevant for the Impress project implementation.
The main objectives and activities within the project were introduced in the form of presentation by project coordinator Zvonimir Ivanovic, PhD.
Darko Milogorić, representative of the Serbian National Erasmus Plus Office introduced E+ programme and the main technical and financial issues to the project partners. Partners who were not able to attend the meeting were connected via Webex.
The project will be implemented in the period from October 15th, 2017 to October 14th, 2020.