Objectives

The overall objectives of this Action are:

  • to contribute to a change in public attitudes in Austria, Cyprus, Ireland and Malta towards the issues that developing countries and their peoples are facing
  • to contribute to increased public support for action against poverty in Europe, particularly the Millennium Development Goals agenda, and fairer relations between developed and developing countries
  • to contribute to the strengthening of development policy and the promotion of policy coherence at national and European levels especially relating to migration, trade, security, human rights, environment and HIV/AIDS.

The specific objective of this Action is to increase the awareness, critical understanding and informed, constructive action for development of over 36,000 students and other key stakeholders in 13 University locations in Austria, Cyprus, Ireland and Malta.

 

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