Access to Higher Education for Syrian Refugees and IDPs to Prepare for Post-conflict Reconstruction of Syria and Integration in Host Communities

Title of the action

Access to Higher Education for Syrian Refugees and IDPs to Prepare for Post-conflict Reconstruction of Syria and Integration in Host Communities

Priority sector

Higher Education

Implementing partner 

Stichting SPARK and following implementing partners: European Association of Institutions in Higher Education (EURASHE); ESU-The National Unions of Students in Europe; Luminus Education- Al Quds Education, Training & Consultancy.

EU Contribution (EUR) 

5,969,655.00 EUR - 100 % of total cost. Contracted under FRIT - EUTF funding

Main objectives

The overall objective is to improve perspectives on life for Syrian refugees in the host countries in the Middle East and in Syria and in preparation for post-crisis Syria reconstruction. The specific objective of the project is increased participation and equal access to further and higher education in the region for vulnerable Syrian youth who had to abandon their studies as a result of the war and displacements.

Location

Turkey (Regional: Lebanon, Kurdistan Region of Iraq and Syria)