On January 28, 2021, a cooperation agreement was signed between the International Union of Non-Governmental Organizations “Eurasian Peoples’ Assembly” and the University of Cadiz (Kingdom of Spain).
The parties agreed to cooperate on volunteer and education programs, including for the older generation, as well as on joint organization of international events aimed at developing public initiatives in Europe and Asia.
The Secretary General of the Eurasian Peoples’ Assembly Andrei Belyaninov and the Rector of the University of Cadiz Francisco Pinella Corbacho signed the agreement. The signing ceremony took place online as part of an Expanded meeting of the General Council of the Eurasian Peoples' Assembly.
The Eurasian Peoples' Assembly
The Eurasian Peoples' Assembly is an international non-governmental organization aimed at forming a social integration model in the name of establishing peace and harmony through the development of multilateral cooperation and public (people's) diplomacy in the Eurasian space. Currently, the Assembly brings together representatives from over 40 countries. The Assembly signed 98 agreements with partners in various fields of activity: culture, entrepreneurship, development of integration ties among the peoples of Eurasia, public diplomacy. The site is eurasia-assembly.org.
The University of Cadiz
The University of Cadiz (Kingdom of Spain) is a prestigious state University that opened in 1979 in the homonymous province of Andalusia. The university offers programs in all three cycles of higher education: bachelor's, master's and postgraduate studies. All programs of the university are developed in accordance with the official requirements of the Ministry of Education of Spain and taking into account the trends inherent in the modern labour market. The University of Cadiz is one of the leading universities in Spain. Website - uca.es.
As part of the organizational structure of the Vice-Rectorate for Internationalization of the University of Cadiz, the International University Centre for Eastern Europe and Central Asia (CUNEAC) was founded in 2019. CUNEAC was established to develop cooperation and educational, scientific, cultural and multidisciplinary projects with the countries of Eastern Europe and Central Asia. The CUNEAC Centre is a continuation of the project of the Russian-Spanish University Centre, which in the period from 2008 to 2019 created the largest in the history of Spanish universities partner network with the post-Soviet countries. CUNEAC works closely with the Centre for Russian Language and Culture “Pushkin Institute” of the University of Cadiz, a leading University Centre of Russian language and culture both in the city and province of Cadiz, as well as in Andalusia, Spain and internationally. Website - eac.uca.es.