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"VitaGLOBAL focuses on sharpening university contribution to local development, specifically by proposing a curriculum development project that targets a growing agricultural sub-sector for all of the Partner regions involved: vinitivulture and enology"

News and events

Workshop in Stellenbosch

The first training workshop of the Vita Global Project took place in Stellenbosch, South Africa during the last week of february.

This first workshop was focused on the theme of ‘internationalising the curricula’. It explored topics such as: • Teaching for the future • Strategies for internationalising teaching • Leveraging ICT for internationalisation of teaching • Blended learning • Support services and training for teachers

The event also serve as a venue to further elaborate the policy paper that the project is developing on Modularization and the Vita Global experience.

Meeting of the International Relations Officers: Understanding the concept of modularization

Madrid, 3-5 December, Hosted by ANECA


In this meeting, various representatives of international relations offices of the Vita Global partners met to discuss:


  • The concept of modularization and how it is understood and applied in different systems;

  • The potential definition of a module, for the purposes of the Vita Global project;

  • The Policy Paper on How to internationalise the curricula through modularization: The case of Vita Global, which will be an output of the Vita Global project;

  • The process of implementing the Vita Global modules in partner institutions;

  • The planning of the capacity building workshops (WP3).

Project meeting in Santiago de Chile

The project VITA GLOBAL held its third major project meeting in Santiago de Chile (9-11 October), co-hosted by the University of Chile and the University of Talca. The meeting gathered both representatives of international relations offices as well as academic staff leading fields related to viticulture, oenology, wine marketing and wine tourism from Argentina, Chile, Uruguay, Georgia, South Africa, Portugal, France, Italy and Spain.

Kick off Meeting in Mendoza

The Kick off meeting was held in Mendoza, Argentina from February 18th to February 21th 2019.  
The VITA GLOBAL opening took place in UNCUYO’s Faculty of Agricultural Sciences. This three-day event allowed Partners to come together and share experiences, acquire knowledge, exchange information and share best practices. This event was open to general public and local stakeholders.