The UNICA Project consortium offers a workshop for students and future professional in the field of International Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Action with a special focus on Africa. The SGroup Network as partner institution in this EU-funded initiative has 15 places available for students from member universities who can take part in a 5-day introductory training with travel and accommodation cost funded by the project with a financial subvention from the EU funds.

The workshop will be held between 28th November until 3rd December 2016 at the University of Pavia. The participants will learn skills and competences necessary to perform a change-making process aiming at more inclusive, respectful and fair global society.

The event is organised within the framework of the UNICAH Project: Strategic Partnership for the Implementation of the University International Cooperation and Humanitarian Aid Network financed by the European Erasmus + Program its Key Action 2 for Strategic Partnership in the Field of Higher Education 2015. The project fosters research and innovation in the field of international cooperation for the humanitarian professional sector.

Students from the SGroup Network willing to participate in the UNICAH Workshop are requested to submit their applications by 11th November 2016 by sending the following documents at sgroup@sgroup.be coposed of:

  • Motivation letter
  • Letter of recommendation by an academic from a relevant course of study or an SGroup Liaison Officer from member university (the list of LOs is available here http://sgroup.be/members/lo
  • Updated CV
  • Scanned copy of valid ID document or Passport


More detailed information about the conditions of participation are downloadable below.

UNICAH WORKSHOP Call for Applicants_guidelines.pdf (120.08 KB)Download