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Harmonising higher education in South East Asia
This four-year initiative funded by the EU aims to support the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) to integrate higher education regionally by sharing European expertise.
Connecting African entrepreneurs with London businesses
14 young entrepreneurs visited London as part of the British Council’s Entrepreneurial Africa London Showcase where they could hear from UK business experts and find partners in the sector.
Ethiopia wins international development award
The significant impact of the Ethiopia Civil Society Support Programme (CSSP) has been recognised at the 2016 British Expertise International Awards.
Building the capacity of trainee consultants in Burma
Development Opportunities (DEVOPS) is a professional development programme run by the British Council's office in Burma and aims to develop key skills in trainee consultants.
Encouraging youth entrepreneurship in the Western Balkans
The objective of this project was to support young people from five countries in the Western Balkans to start their own businesses and improve their employability skills.
GOJUST: contributing to inclusive growth in the Philippines
Through the GOJUST project, the British Council will be working with communities in the Philippines to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the country's formal justice system.
Supporting cultural dialogue in the Baltic States
This project is funded by the FCO and part of a substantial integrated programme to promote cultural diversity and choice in the Russian language media in the Baltic States.
Strengthening the cultural sector in Tunisia
The European Union has awarded funding to the British Council to implement this project, the aim of which is to promote Tunisian cultural diversity and access to culture.
Active Voices: Helping shape Syria’s social leaders
This is a project funded by the European Commission and aims to develop young Syrians’ social leadership skills and build their capacity through practical initiatives.
Improving migration management in East Africa
The ‘Better Migration Management Project’ is a programme funded by the EU Emergency Trust Fund for Africa. Its chief aim is to improve migration management in the Horn of Africa.
Supporting the implementation of Zambia’s elections
This new EU-funded project will be working to strengthen electoral participation and representation in Zambia, as well as helping to ensure free, fair, transparent and inclusive elections.
Reforming Serbia’s Judicial System
A consortium led by the British Council has been awarded EU pre-accession funding to implement the ‘Judicial Efficiency’ project in Serbia.
Capacity building of the Judicial Academy in Serbia
The British Council has just been awarded a contract funded by the EU pre-accession fund – ‘Capacity Building of the Judicial Academy’, which is valued at over €2 million.
Driving Vocational Education and Training reform
The British Council has received funding from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) to implement this project in six countries across the Western Balkan region.
Strengthening public administration in the Western Balkans
‘Professional Development in the UK - Leaders for the Future’ is a new professional development project coordinated by the British Council’s office in Kosovo.
Building a stronger civil service in Kosovo
The British Council’s ‘Young Cell Scheme’ has, since 2004, provided Kosovar graduates with the opportunity to participate in postgraduate study programmes in EU universities.
How to update your sector specialism on CMIS
The consultant’s database (CMIS) has been improved in order to make important enhancements to the system. Take a look at our simple step-by-step guide to help you make updates.
Implementing community policing in the Philippines
The British Council received a Special Linkages Award from the College for its work on the Community Policing Project in Bangsamoro, a region affected by conflict in the Philippines.
Review success for China-EU Access to Justice programme
Managed by the British Council, and funded by the EU, the China-EU Access to Justice programme aims to improve the performance of legal aid provision for people in remote areas of China.
Justice Mediators Certification in Indonesia
The overall project aim is to support the Supreme Court of Indonesia in its reform and effort to improve access to justice for all.
Valuing Voices: engaging Fijian youth through the arts
The British Council’s New Zealand operation has successfully bid to deliver a €300K innovative arts-in-development project - Valuing Voices.
A major win for Macedonia
The British Council has been awarded €2m to reshape learning in vocational secondary schools (VETs) across Macedonia over the next two years.
Modernisation of VET programmes in Montenegro
The British Council received funding in support of Montenegro’s ambition to finalise its reform programme related to vocational education and training.
Tackling issues through social enterprise in the Philippines
The British Council will lead on a new project focusing on social enterprises in the region, in partnership with the Philippine Social Enterprise Network.
Work continues to strengthen civil society in Myanmar
The British Council manages two strands of the Myanmar Civil Society Strengthening Programme (BCSSP), with funding from the Department for International Development (DFID).
Extension granted for education project in Pakistan
The British Council is the lead partner in the delivery of The Sindh Education Sector Support Project in Pakistan.
Supporting future international development experts in Burma
The British Council is running a new initiative to develop the knowledge and skills of aspiring international development experts in Burma.
Justice in Vietnam: reform for the future
Over the last five years, the Justice Partnership Programme has supported the reform of the justice sector across Vietnam.
Young Kenyans to benefit from new Tullow scholarships
Thirty young Kenyans are embarking on post-graduate scholarships to study in the UK as part of the Tullow Oil Scholarships Scheme.
Strengthening connections through the SHARE project
The EU Support to Higher Education in the ASEAN Region programme – SHARE– aims to enhance the quality, internationalisation and competitiveness of higher education in the ASEAN region.
Creating a dialogue on legal aid between China and the EU
The EU-funded China–EU Access to Justice programme aims to improve the performance of legal aid provision for people in remote and inaccessible areas of China.
Supporting justice reform in Tunisia
The British Council is part of a consortium providing technical assistance to support the delivery of the EU-funded Justice Reform Support Programme.
A new future for access to justice and legal aid in Burma
Through a new EU-funded programme, the British Council will work with communities in Burma to enhance access to justice, especially for the poor, vulnerable and marginalised.
Supporting positive social change in the Horn of Africa
Through a new EU-funded project, the British Council is supporting young people to become engaged in national and local development in Ethiopia, Sudan and South Sudan.
Building professional capacity in Kosovo
The British-Council-managed Young Cell Scheme programme has received a two-year extension to continue to improve the professional capacity of the civil service in Kosovo.