Erasmus+ it is the program of the UE for the education, the formation,
the youth and the sport in Europe. It will give to over 4 million
Europeans the opportunity to study, to form him, to acquire experience
and to make volunteer abroad.
The program Erasmus+ offers the possibility to develop to people of
every age and to share knowledges and competences near institutes
and organizations of different countries.
The opportunities offered by the program Erasmus+ interest an ample
range of organizations, among which university, institutes of
education and formation, centers of search and deprived enterprises.
The program Erasmus+ proposes him to contribute to the strategy Europe
2020 for the growth, the occupation, the social equity and the
integration, as well as to the finishing lines of ET2020, the strategic
picture of the UE for the education and the formation.
The program also aims to promote the sustainable development of its
partners in the field of higher education and contribute to the
achievement of the objectives of the EU Youth Strategy.
Among the specific themes addressed by the program:
reduce unemployment, especially among young people
to promote the education of the adults, particularly as it regards the
new competences and the abilities required by the market of the job
encourage young people to participate in democratic life in Europe
supporting innovation, collaboration and reforms
reduce early school leaving
promote collaboration and mobility with EU partner countries.
The results achieved by the Erasmus + program are included in reports
and statistical collections, as well as the Erasmus + project platform,
which includes most of the initiatives funded by the program and a
selection of good practices and exemplary stories.
Statistics on the Erasmus + program can be found on the relevant page.
Information on the progress made with regard to the ET2020 parameters is
available in the monitoring report of the education and training sector.
The finished progress in comparison to such objectives are also visible in
a series of interactive maps.
Similarly, information on the situation of young people in Europe is
included in the Youth Monitoring Report.
The program Erasmus+ will be submitted to a revision of middle period,
that should complete him in 2017, and to a study of impact, that will be
published at the end of the program in the 2020.