In connection with the communications of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Chief Sanitary Inspectorate regarding the epidemiological threat that exists in: China, South Korea, Italy (in particular the regions of: Lombardy, Veneto, Piedmont, Emilia Romania), Iran, Japan, Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore and Taiwan, the Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange recommends considering the option of postponing planned mobilities to academic and scientific institutions in the above-mentioned regions of the world.

In the event of a changing the date of stay, please immediately submit to NAWA the acceptance of such change issued by the host centre, which will allow for efficient annexation of agreements.

If you have incurred travel costs to countries affected by the epidemiological risk, please contact project supervisors to confirm the occurrence of "force majeure" specified in agreements concluded with NAWA.

Persons planning to travel to other countries where cases of corona virus have occurred, are requested to keep up to date with the information on the website of the Chief Sanitary Inspectorate ( and recommendations for travellers on the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (

We recommend that you read the communications of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education