International • 24 May 2024
Staff Training Week - Blended Intensive Programme

Facing the new challenges of the Erasmus+ Programme

Promoting inclusion and equal opportunities for all - 2024 edition


Organisation:  Iscte – University Institute of Lisbon (P LISBOA07)

BIP ID:  2022-1-PT01-KA131-HED-000056127-2


Abstract - The Erasmus+ Programme brought new challenges and has created new dynamics in the International Relations Office and the Academic departments/faculties of higher education institutions. Through practical workshops, a group of diverse learners (academic and administrative staff), will address the topics of inclusion, diversity, intercultural competences, digital inclusion, and inclusive environment.

  1. Inclusion, that over-rides any type of differences of gender, class, geography, etc and ensures inclusion and diversity, equality of opportunity.
  2. Measures to be taken, the application of the fewer opportunities top-ups and the Erasmus+ inclusion support.
  3. The development of new, more digital methodologies - the organization and the promotion of the BIP, the best practices and how to overcome difficulties.

The full programme will be available in mid-June.


Dates : Virtual component - 8th July 2024

On-site component –15th to 19th July 2024


The on-site component will take place at the Iscte – University Institute of Lisbon, Av. das Forcas Armadas, 1649 – 026 Lisboa, Portugal.

The Staff Training Week will be organised as an Erasmus+ BIP and therefore, it is mandatory to participate in the virtual and the on-site components.


Application:  Apply here until 02 JUNE 2024.

BIP Language: English

Participants: Administrative and academic staff members from Higher Education Institutions, preferably with and IIA established with Iscte. An active participation of all participants is expected to enrich the exchange of experiences and its practices. The minimum number of participants is 15 and the maximum number of participants is 25.


Costs: Cost with travelling, and meals shall be supported by the participants. Those interested should contact the international relations office of their home university to find out if Erasmus+ grants for staff mobility for training are available. The BIP has no registration fees. Some cultural activities shall be organised, and cost may apply.


Accommodation: Accommodation is not included, and it must be provided by the participant. Iscte do not guarantee accommodation, but we have some tips, in case of need. As Lisbon became a very attractive city, the accommodation has decreased and became more expensive. Nevertheless, Lisbon offers a wide selection of hotels / apartments at affordable prices when compared with most European capitals.


Iscte location and directions here

For a wide range of prices and choices and are the best search engines to find an available and affordable accommodation in Lisbon. Short list of hotels conveniently located at walking distance from Iscte campus:


Hotel NH Lisboa Campo Grande****  Address: Campo Grande, 7 ; 1700-087 Lisboa – Portugal

VIP Executive Entrecampos (Villa Rica) ****  Address: Avenida 5 de Outubro, 295 ; 1600-035 Lisboa - Portugal

SANA Metropolitan Hotel ****  Address: Rua Soeiro Pereira Gomes, Parcela 2, 1600-198 Lisboa Portugal

VIP Grand Lisboa Hotel & Spa *****  Address: Avenida 5 de Outubro, 295, 1600-035, Lisboa,Portugal

Holiday Inn Lisbon – Continental ****  Address: R. Laura Alves 9, 1069-169 Lisboa

Hotel VIP Inn Berna ***  Address: Av. Antonio de Serpa 13, Lisbon, 1069-199, Portugal

VIP Executive Zurique Hotel ***  Address: Avenida António Serpa 13 1069-199 Lisboa


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