ACUP presents the #UniversitatsRefugi campaign in Brussels

The Association of Catalan Public Universities took part on Thursday, December 10, 2015 on the 48th European Seminar of the Academic Cooperation Association (ACA) held in Brussels. The central issue of the Seminar was "The international refugee crisis. What role for European higher education?". The ACUP project manager Nadja Gmelch participated at the round table "Institutional initiatives - from mobilization to integration" and presented the #UniversitatsRefugi campaign and the similar initiatives that the Catalan public universities promote.

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