Delegation of the European Union to Ecuador

Erasmus+ programme and Call launch

07/04/2021 - 17:55
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The new 2021-2027 Erasmus+ programme has been launched. The first annual work programme and the 2021 call have also been published.

 The Erasmus+ programme budget for 2021-2027 is €26.2 billion, compared with €14.7 billion for 2014-2020. This will be complemented by about €2.2 billion from the EU’s external instruments.

 With this increased budget, Erasmus+ will be more inclusive, more digital, and greener.

 For actions managed by the European Education and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA), relevant documents by action will be published on the Funding & Tender Opportunities Portal (F&TP)​ on 14 April 2021.

 Erasmus+ is the EU Programme in the fields of education, training, youth and sport for the period 2021-2027.

 Education, training, youth and sport are key areas that support citizens in their personal and professional development. High quality, inclusive education and training, as well as informal and non-formal learning, ultimately equip young people and participants of all ages with the qualifications and skills needed for their meaningful participation in democratic society, intercultural understanding and successful transition in the labour market. Building on the success of the programme in the period 2014-2020, Erasmus+ strengthens its efforts to increase the opportunities offered to more participants and to a wider range of organisations, focusing on its qualitative impact and contributing to more inclusive and cohesive, greener and digitally fit societies.

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