April 23-24, 2018 Moscow will host a regional consultation meeting for the countries of Eastern Europe and Central Asia. The event is the preparatory stage of the World Conference on Quality Assurance in Higher Education. Such activities on the education quality are held by UNESCO with INQAAHE as a key partner, in various regions of the world in order to get information about the problems  the region is facing and thereby to determine the range of issues to be discussed at the final Conference in November 2018 in France.

The National Accreditation Agency (NAA) and the Agency for Higher Education Quality Assurance and Career Development (AKKORK) were identified as host organizations of a regional meeting in Moscow during a meeting at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris.

Within the framework of the regional meeting in Moscow, it is planned to discuss:

  • Quality assurance and diversification of provision
  • Role of Quality assurance in fostering sustainable development
  • Relevance of EQA: Accountability and Improvement  
  • Quality Assurance: Internationalization and mutual recognition