The National Erasmus+ Office (NEO) in Kyrgyzstan

ralf_rahdersThe National Erasmus+ Office (NEO) assists the Commission, the EACEA and the Kyrgyz Republic authorities concerned in the implementation of the Erasmus+ Programme. The NEO follows closely the policy developments in the country, particularly in the field of higher education but also at other levels of education, if required.

Besides the EU Delegation, the NEO is a focal point in the country for all actors, potential applicants, beneficiaries and other stakeholders as regards the EU cooperation activities in (higher) education under the Erasmus+ programme.

The mandate of the National Erasmus+ Offices under the Erasmus+ programme covers all supporting, promotion, monitoring and dissemination activities related to the Erasmus+ activities in  higher education open to cooperation with partner countries (in Key Actions 1, 2 and 3).

The National Erasmus+ Office began its activity in January 2014.

Overall objectives

The NEO contributes to the following overall objectives: to improve the awareness, visibility, relevance, effectiveness and impact of the international components of the Erasmus+ programme and contribute to its promotion and dissemination in the country of the NEO.

Specific objective

  • To assist the Commission, the EACEA, the EU Delegations and the authorities in the Partner Country in the implementation of the international higher education dimension of the Erasmus+ programme
  • For the Partner Countries concerned, to support and monitor the implementation and dissemination of results of on-going projects selected under the Tempus IV programme (2007-2013).
  1. Information and promotion activities
  2. Assistance to potential applicants and to beneficiaries
  3. Selection, monitoring and dissemination of Erasmus+ and former Tempus IV projects including through field visits
  4. Support to the team of Higher Education Reform Experts (HEREs)
  5. Other higher education related activities

 NEO team in Kyrgyzstan:

Gulnara Chokusheva Imashova Aisulu Nurgul Kasenova
National Coordinator of Erasmus+ in Kyrgyzstan
Ms. Gulnara Chokusheva
Project manager
Ms. Aisulu Imashova
IT specialist
Ms. Nurgul Kasenova

Address of National Erasmus+ Office in Bishkek: 
125/1, Toktogul Street,
6th floor, off.604, “AVANGARD” Business Centre
Bishkek, 720001 Kyrgyz Republic
Tel.: 00 996 312 39-81-62, 00 996 312 39-81-63 

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