With the support of the Ministy of education, science and technological development of the Republic of Serbia, as the host country; joint efforts of other ERI SEE members - ministries of education of Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro and Moldova, as well as the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Serbia, the ERI SEE Secretariat was officially established as an international organization with legal entity as of December 2017.
By formalising the Joint Education Reform Initiative of South East Europe (ERI SEE) – Regional Cooperation Council (RCC) Working Group on Recognition of Academic Qualifications (WG RAQ) the Western Balkans Six (WB6) have officially started its work on finding the model for automatic recognition of academic qualifications in the region. The 1st formal meeting of the WG RAQ took place in Belgrade on 15th December 2017.
On 14th December, RCC and ERI SEE jointly organized a Seminar on Recognition of Academic Qualifications, to address the Western Balkans Six focus on development of automatic recognition procedures of academic qualifications in the region and commitment to removing of obstacles.
Under the auspices of the KulturKontakt Austria and ERI SEE, a meeting / workshop between the representatives of the regional VET centres (gathered under the umbrella of the SEEVET Network) and representatives of the regional Chambers of Economy (gathered under the umbrella of the Chambers Investment Forum – CIF) was organized, with the purpose of continuation of planning a regional project proposal dealing with the subject of developing joint standards of occupation and qualifications, and curricula and their piloting, and developing an on-line regional platform for Work Based Learning.
The 2nd meeting of Regional Experts in Quality Assurance, organized by the ERI SEE and with the support of the KulturKontakt Austria, and hosted by the Croatian Centre for the External Evaluation of Education, was be held in Zagreb on the 8th November 2011.
The 2nd regional meeting of experts in Quality Assurance in general education is to be held in Zagreb, 8th November, and organized by ERI SEE and hosted by the Croatian Centre for the external evaluation of education.
The 23rd ERI SEE Governing Board meeting took place on 6th October 2017, in Belgrade. It gathered the representatives of the ministries of education from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro and Serbia, as well as from the Regional Cooperation Council and KulturKontakt Austria; and was chaired by the Serbian representatives. The meeting was also attended by the representatives of the Consultative Body – European Training Foundation and Austrian Federal Ministry of Education.
The 23rd Governing Board Meeting of the Education Reform Initiative of South Eastern Europe (ERI SEE) is to be held on 6th October 2017, at the Metropol Palace Hotel, Belgrade.
On 25th May 2017 in Belgrade Education Reform Initiative of South Eastern Europe (ERI SEE) organized the meeting of experts in Quality Assurance in General Education, coming from the ERI SEE countries, namely from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro and Serbia.