The Inclusive Mobility toolbox aims to inspire stakeholders with publications, reports and videos to stay informed and to enhance institutional practice on the theme of inclusive mobility. The toolbox is being continuously updated and enriched with new resources. If you are involved in a project or have developed an interesting publication or resource, you are more than welcome to share it with us. You can submit your resource by filling out the submission form. Thank you very much for sharing your experience and contributing to enrich the Toolbox!

8 resources found

Making mobility programmes more inclusive - Training package

Publication - English, Belgium - 02/04/2022

The training packages include e-learning programmes with useful tips & tricks for higher education institutions, national agencies, ministries of education on how to make mobility programmes more inclusive and install a sustainable inclusive mobility strategy at institutional and/or national level. The modules address the same themes as the self-assessment tool and framework, and go more in depth with very practical suggestions that you can start implementing today already!

Authors: Nadie Baudry - Valerie Mertens - Valérie Van Hees - Support Centre Inclusive Higher Education

  • Area: Inclusion in mobility strategies, Awareness and cooperation, Information provision and promotion, Applications, grants and funding, Support services, Inclusion in mobility strategies
  • Sector/field: Higher Education
  • Relevant for: Higher Education Institution, National Agency, Ministry of Education, Student, Other

Making mobility programmes more inclusive Inclusive Mobility - From policy to inspiration

Video - English, Belgium - 01/04/2022

This report summarises the results of the research and peer learning activities on social inclusion in mobility programmes, and provides a picture of the current social inclusion measures and practices that have been implemented across the European Higher Education Area (AHEA) to increase the participation of disadvantaged students in mobility programmes in which innovative inclusive policy measures and recommendations are highlighted.

Authors: Valérie Van Hees (Support Centre Inclusive Higher Education) - Irina Ferencz (Academic Cooperation Association), Helga Posset, Anna Wöckinger (Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research)

  • Area: Inclusion in mobility strategies, Awareness and cooperation, Information provision and promotion, Applications, grants and funding, Support services
  • Sector/field: Higher Education
  • Relevant for: Higher Education Institution, National Agency, Ministry of Education, Student, Other

Making mobility programmes more inclusive - Manual to provide information and promote mobilities in an inclusive way

Publication - English, Belgium - 28/03/2022

In order to install an inclusive mobility strategy at institutional and/or national level, it is important to ensure the provided information about mobility opportunities is accessible and targeted towards all students, and specifically towards those who are disadvantaged, vulnerable and underrepresented.
This manual provides you with tips and tricks and an overview of inclusive actions you should take when planning and designing communications to ensure accessibility, and when organising inclusive promotional events either in person or online. The manual also includes some further options which you can provide for students with specific needs as an alternative or on request.  

Authors: Valerie Mertens - Nadie Baudry - Valérie Van Hees - Support Centre Inclusive Higher Education

  • Area: Inclusion in mobility strategies, Awareness and cooperation, Information provision and promotion, Applications, grants and funding, Support services, Inclusion in mobility strategies
  • Sector/field: Higher Education
  • Relevant for: Higher Education Institution, National Agency, Ministry of Education, Student, Other

"Maybe it will be different abroad.” Student and Staff Perspectives on Diversity and Inclusion in student exchanges

Publication - English, Belgium - 23/02/2022

This research report gathers input of 12.000 students and 750 staff members across Europe and beyond on the inclusion in international student exchanges. Authors: Katherine Allinson, Wim Gabriels Allinson K., Gabriels W.,(2021). Maybe it will be different abroad; student and staff perspectives on diversity and inclusion in student exchanges. SIEM Research Report, siem-project.eu

  • Area: Inclusion in mobility strategies, Awareness and cooperation, Information provision and promotion, Applications, grants and funding, Support services, Inclusion in mobility strategies
  • Sector/field: Higher Education
  • Relevant for: Higher Education Institution, National Agency, Ministry of Education, Student, Other

Nuffic's student well-being podcast

Podcast - English, Netherlands - 23/02/2022

In this special WilWeg and StudyInHolland podcast we will talk about all things related to student well being. From anxiety to depression and from loneliness to performance pressure. International student Anna and Dutch student abroad Durkje will tell their stories about the challenges of studying abroad as well as the importance of finding help from the perspective of students. They are joined by Thomas Bijl from student platform Frisse Gedachtes and Ellen van Veen from the Dutch expertise centre of inclusive education, ECIO who explain the importance of the role of Dutch institutions and give peer-to-peer solutions to make it trough difficult times.

  • Area: Inclusion in mobility strategies, Awareness and cooperation, Information provision and promotion, Applications, grants and funding, Support services
  • Sector/field: Higher Education
  • Relevant for: Higher Education Institution, National Agency, Ministry of Education, Student, Other

Making mobility programmes more inclusive for students with disabilities Inclusive Mobility - Booklet of policy recommendations and good practices

Publication - English, Belgium - 04/09/2021

This booklet is based on the full research report: Making Mobility Programmes more Inclusive for Students with Disabilities Inclusive Mobility - Research Report. The project 'Establishing a thought-out Policy Framework for Inclusive Mobility across Europe' (EPFIME)  project has examined in-depth the needs and expectations with regard to inclusive mobility of students with disabilities, higher education institutions, and national authorities across the EHEA, while focusing on how higher education institutions and national authorities can collaborate more strongly to increase the quality and the transportability of support services for both incoming and outgoing students with disabilities in mobility programmes. This booklet has consolidated the research findings into the six most pressing main issues to be addressed. In addition to key facts and figures concerning the identified issues, good practices and recommendations are pointed out.

Authors: Valérie Van Hees - Dominique Montagnese - Support Centre Inclusive Higher Education

  • Area: Inclusion in mobility strategies, Awareness and cooperation, Information provision and promotion, Applications, grants and funding, Support services, Inclusion in mobility strategies, Awareness and cooperation, Information provision and promotion , Applications, grants and funding
  • Sector/field: Higher Education
  • Relevant for: Higher Education Institution, National Agency, Ministry of Education, Student, Other

Making mobility programmes more inclusive for students with disabilities Inclusive Mobility - Guidelines for higher education institutions

Publication - English, Ireland - 04/09/2021

The Inclusive Mobility Guidelines provide higher education institutions with tips, tricks and advice to implement the inclusive mobility framework at institutional and address areas for improvement identified through use of the self-assessment tool. The guidelines are part of the EPFIME project. The project Establishing a thought-out Policy Framework for Inclusive Mobility across Europe (EPFIME) has extensively researched the barriers and enablers of inclusive mobility and disabilities from different perspectives through in-depth desk research and three large-scale surveys, the first of their kind ever to be conducted. These surveys collected data through online questionnaires from three key target groups: students with disabilities (1,134), higher education institutions (114) and ministries of education (23) across the EHEA. 

Authors: Lorraine Gallagher - Dara Ryder - AHEAD

  • Area: Inclusion in mobility strategies, Awareness and cooperation, Information provision and promotion, Applications, grants and funding, Support services, Inclusion in mobility strategies, Awareness and cooperation, Information provision and promotion , Applications, grants and funding
  • Sector/field: Higher Education
  • Relevant for: Higher Education Institution, National Agency, Ministry of Education, Student, Other

Making mobility programmes more inclusive for students with disabilities Inclusive Mobility - Research Report

Publication - English, Belgium - 09/04/2021

The project 'Establishing a thought-out Policy Framework for Inclusive Mobility across Europe' (EPFIME) has examined in-depth the needs and expectations with regard to inclusive mobility of students with disabilities, higher education institutions and national authorities across the EHEA, while focusing on how higher education institutions and national authorities can collaborate more strongly to increase the quality and the transportability of support services for both incoming and outgoing students with disabilities in mobility programmes. A number of research methodologies were employed, including a desk research and focus group sessions with relevant stakeholders; as well as bespoke surveys for students with disabilities, higher education institutions and Ministries of Education. 1,134 student responses, 114 higher education institution responses and 23 Ministries of Education participated in the surveys. 

Authors: Valérie Van Hees - Dominique Montagnese - Support Centre Inclusive Higher Education

  • Area: Inclusion in mobility strategies, Awareness and cooperation, Information provision and promotion, Applications, grants and funding, Support services, Inclusion in mobility strategies, Awareness and cooperation, Information provision and promotion , Applications, grants and funding
  • Sector/field: Higher Education
  • Relevant for: Higher Education Institution, National Agency, Ministry of Education, Student, Other