The Exchange of Experts Programme is open to experts from one of the participating states in the UCPM or an eligible third country. To participate in an exchange, the approval of your National Training Coordinator is mandatory.
UCPM Participating States:
- Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Spain, Finland, France, Greece, Hungary, Croatia, Iceland, Italy, Ireland, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, North Macedonia, Malta, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia, Turkey, United Kingdom
Eligible third countries:
- Southern Neighborhood countries: Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Palestine, and Tunisia
- Eastern Neighborhood countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine
- Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and “Kosovo” (this designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo Declaration of Independence).
For applications from Eastern and Southern Neighborhood countries please contact the Programme Team for further information.
At present, eligible third countries will only be allowed to organize exchanges with Participating States.