News archive - “Management training for science administrators from the Western Balkan countries“ successfully held in Bonn

SEE-ERA.NET published a short report on an accompanying measure implemented by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research of Germany (BMBF) and its International Bureau: A Management Training Seminar for science administrators which took place in Bonn, Germany on December 3-7, 2007.

Aim of this measure is to support the further development and differentiation of the national S&T system and S&T policy in the WBC by benefiting from the German experiences and knowledge. Science administrators from the respective ministries of Bosnia & Herzegovina, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia participated in the management training in Bonn, Germany. The participants of the management training:

  • had been introduced into the national S&T system and S&T policy of the Federal Republic of Germany including relevant aspects of European and international cooperation;
  • got an overview on the responsibilities of the institutions
  • deepened their knowledge on the instruments and the administrative procedures for the implementation of the respective national and bilateral S&T funding programmes and the promotion of the participation in the European Framework Programme
  • used the opportunity to get an insight into the practical work in important areas of science administration
  • entered into an exchange of experiences

Further information:
Ralf Hanatschek
International Bureau of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research c/o German Aerospace Center (DLR)

Entry created by Elke Dall on January 8, 2008
Modified on January 8, 2008