On 19 June 2023, a group of European Union high-ranking representatives met with the NEO team during their working visit to Turkmenistan. Among the honored guests there were: EU MPs Ryszard Czarnecki and Tomáṥ Zdechovskỳ, Head of the EU Delegation to Turkmenistan, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Diego Ruiz Alonso, Deputy Ambassador Renata Wrobel, and team support officials.
During the meeting, the EU representatives were informed about activities which the NEO held to support the CBHE project implementation, as well as about organisation of promotional events for disseminating the information about Erasmus+ Programme in Turkmenistan.
Aina Chorekliyeva, NEO Coordinator, told about the outcomes of CBHE project activities since 2015 provided great support to higher education institutions in Turkmenistan for improving the quality of teaching and learning, and developing internationalisation process.
Participants also raised a number of important issues related to the implementation of CBHE projects and the NEO organisational activities, gave their recommendations, and considered the possibilities of providing further support to the work of the NEO team which could become significant and contribute to further professional development of the NEO staff.