The Institute’s postgraduate students completed a scientific internship in Speyer City (Germany)
This summer, postgraduate students of ORIPA NAPA under the President of Ukraine completed a scientific internship at the German University of Administrative Sciences Speyer.
Bialystok University delegation visited the Institute
On June 27, 2017, a delegation from Bialystok University (Poland) held a working visit to the Institute. The delegation comprised of Dr. Jaroslaw Matwiejuk, Rector's Proxy for Cooperation with Eastern European Universities, Piotr Bialas, MA, Coordinator for cooperation with partner countries at the program Erasmus+ KA 107, International Cooperation Office, and Emilian Aksiucik, MA, specialist at the Promotion Office.
Delegation of Loughborough University School of Arts, English and Drama visited the Institute
On June 21 – 23, 2017, the delegation of Loughborough University School of Arts, English and Drama (Great Britain) visited the Institute. The delegation comprised of Prof. Nigel Paul Wood, Dr. Robert George Harland, Dr. Antonia Liguori, Dr. Gillian Marie Whiteley.
A representative of the institute visited the Days of Hungary in Odessa
On 27 May 2017, the Head of the International Relations Sector Andrii Maiev, on behalf of the director of the institute visited the official opening of the Days of Hungary, which was held in the Odessa City Garden.
At the beginning of the ceremony, the prominent delegates spoke to the audience: the ambassador of Hungary to Ukraine Erno Keskeny, the representative of the Ukrainian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Konstantin Rzhepishevskiy, and the president of the Ukrainian-Hungarian Chamber of Commerce Sandor Gelb. In the welcoming speeches, it was noted that the Days of Hungary enable the residents of our city to learn more about the traditions and culture of this country, so that it will strengthen the mutual understanding and good relations between the Hungarian and Ukrainian people.
At the end of the official part of the ceremony, Hungarian musicians and dancers presented their traditional performances, and everybody had the opportunity to buy souvenirs and taste traditional Hungarian dishes.
The Institute’s Director Mykola Izha spoke at the international conference in Chisinau, Moldova
On May 19, 2017, the Institute’s Director Prof. Mykola Izha and the Institute’s Civil Council member, Ukrainian Parliament’s III, VI and VII Convocation Deputy Mr. Sergiy Grynevetskyy took part in the International “Theory and Practice of Public Administration” Conference in Chisinau City (Moldova). The scientific forum having been held at the Public Administration Academy was participated by the Republic’s leading scientists and practical public administrators, as well as the foreign guests from Azerbaijan, Czech Republic, Federal Republic of Germany, Romania, and Quatar.
Representatives of the institute participated in international conferences in Romania
Within the framework of cooperation between the ORIPA NAPA under the President of Ukraine and the Alexandru Ioan Cuza University (Iasi, Romania), representatives of our institute participated in international conferences that were held at the Romanian educational institution on May 19, 2017.
Representatives of the institutes participated in an international summer school in the city of Berlin
From 14 to 24 May 2017, 3 representatives of the ORIPA NAPA under the President of Ukraine were in Berlin (FRG) to take part in the summer school “Europe: Integration and/or Disintegration”, which was carried out by Berlin Higher School of Economics and Law with the support of the German Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The participants of the program consisted of 16 young Ukrainian specialists from Kyiv, Lviv, Kharkiv, Dnipro and Odessa, who were selected on a competitive basis. All activities were conducted exclusively in English under the guidance of moderators who were professors of German, Polish and Ukrainian higher educational institutions.
Representatives of the institute attended the concert “European Music in the Ottoman Palace”
On 19 May 2017, the concert “European Music in the Ottoman Palace” was hosted at the Odessa State Philharmony and presented by the Turkish conductor Dr. Emre Araci with the Odessa Philharmonic Orchestra. The arrival of this renowned Turkish conductor to our city was organized by the Turkish Consulate General to Ukraine in the city of Odessa within the events dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Turkey and Ukraine.
The Ukrainian-Turkish round-table took place in the institute
On 04 May 2017, the Ukrainian-Turkish “round-table” took place in the institute on the topic: “Security and Cooperation in the Black Sea Region: Historical Background and Current Challenges”. The participants of the event, being initiated by the Turkish Consulate General in Odessa, consisted of Turkish diplomats, scholars and representatives of public authorities of the Odessa region, as well as employees, master and graduate students of the ORIPA NAPA under the President of Ukraine and the Odessa I. Mechnikov National University. In particular, the following representatives participated in the event: The director of the institute, Dr. of political sciences, Prof. Mykola Izha, the politician, public activist and Member of III, VI and VII Convocation Parliament Mr. Sergiy Grynevetskyy, the Director of the International Relations Department of the Odessa City Council Mrs. Svitlana Boyeva, the Advisor of the Odessa Regional State Administration Head Mrs. Tetyana Lazareva, the Director of Diplomacy Academy in the city of Ankara, Dr. Mesut Ozcan, the assoc. prof. of the International Relations Department of Bilkent University, Dr. Hakan Kirimli, the assoc. prof. of the Istanbul Sehir University Humanities and Social Science History College, Dr. Kahraman Sakul, the Consul General of Turkey to Ukraine in the city of Odessa, Cemil Ufuk Togrul, the Second Secretary of the Embassy of Ukraine to Turkey, PhD of political sciences, Dr. Yevgeniya Gaber, the assoc. prof. of the Department of European Integration of ORIPA NAPA, PhD., Oleksandr Ostapenko. The Head of the Department of Ukrainian and Foreign Languages of ORIPA NAPA, PhD., assoc. prof., Nataliia Kolisnichenko, moderated the discussion.
The director of the Malopolska School of Public Administration at the Cracow University of Economics visited the institute
On 28 April 2017, the director of the institute, Professor Mykola Izha, met with representatives of the Malopolska School of Public Administration (MSAP) at the Cracow University of Economics: The director of the school, Dr. Krzystof Gluc, and the project manager, Marek Oramus.
During the meeting, Dr. Gluc talked about the Cracow University of Economics, one of the leading educational economic-related institutes in Poland with more than 20.000 students being enrolled. Moreover, he provided information on educational, research and advisory activities of the Malopolska School of Public Administration. In particular, Dr. Gluc focused on postgraduate education courses, which are implemented on commercial basis.
XVIII Annual International Conference for Students “Modern Management: Models, Strategies, Technologies”
On April 27 2017, the “XVIII Annual International Conference for Students: “Modern Management: Models, Strategies, Technologies” took place at the Odessa Regional Institute for Public Administration of the NAPA under the President of Ukraine. More than 165 students from Ukraine, but also from Belarus, Romania, Poland and Germany participated in the conference.
Representatives of French educational establishments visit the institute
On 20 April 2017, teachers of educational institutions from the Indre Department (Centre Val-de-Loire Region, France) visited the ORIPA NAPA under the President of Ukraine. The French delegation is currently in Ukraine on a study visit in scope of a co-operational project between higher and secondary educational institutions between the Odessa region and the Indre Department, which has already been in progress for 6 years.
Representatives of the institute participated in a meeting with teachers of French educational institutions
On 18 April 2017, a meeting with teachers of educational institutions from the Indre Department (Centre Val-de-Loire Region, France) was held in the Odessa Cultural Centre of Arts and Languages “La Pipelette”. The French delegation consists of 7 representatives and is currently on a study program in Ukraine, intending to visit the cities of Lviv and Odessa. On behalf of the Odessa Regional Institute for Public Administration of the NAPA under the President of Ukraine, A. Maev, Head of the International Relations Department, and T. Butenko, associate professor of the Management of Organisations Department, attended the event.
On April 4-6, 2017, „State Servicemen’s Civil Competences Forming“ Training Seminar organized by Ukraine’s State Service Affairs National Agency – the beneficiary of The Swiss-Ukrainian „Civil Competences Development in Ukraine“ Project took place in Kyiv
At this event, the Odessa Regional Institute of Public Administration (ORIPA) under the President of Ukraine was represented by teachers of the institute, as follows: Olga Tolpygo, Personnel Department Head, and Svetlana Lipovskaya, In-Service Training Department Head.
The Institute’s representatives took part in the EU grant programs preparation workshop
On March 28, 2017, a grant project preparation workshop in the network of the Cross-Border Cooperation (CBC) program named “Black Sea Basin 2014-2020” was held in Odessa. The Program is financed by the European Union in the network if the European Neighborhood Instrument (ENI).
Institute’s representative took part in the festive reception dedicated to the National holiday of Greece
On March 25, 2017, Odessa Regional Institute for Public Administration of the National Academy for Public Administration under the President of Ukraine’s (ORIPA NAPA) International Relations Department Head Mr. Andrii Maiev took part in the festive reception on occasion of the National holiday of Greece. The event was organized by the Consulate General of Greece (the Hellenic Republic) in Odessa, and took place in “Renaissance” Banquet Hall.
Foreign internship programs presented at the Institute
On March 16, 2017, Odessa Regional Institute for Public Administration of the National Academy for Public Administration under the President of Ukraine hosted the international students’ AIESEC organization’s presentation, dedicated to the opportunities and peculiarities of the internship abroad for the Ukrainian students.
The Institute received a delegation from the Consulate General of Romania in Odessa
On March 14, 2017, Consul General of Romania in Odessa Emil Rapcea, Consulate representatives Denisa Gabor and Svetlana Sandru, and National School of Political Studies and Public Administration (NSPPA) Professor Dr. George Anglitoiu held a working visit to Odessa Regional Institute for Public Administration of the National Academy for Public Administration under the President of Ukraine (ORIPA).
Director of the Institute met with Consul General of Turkey in Odessa Mr. Cemil Ufuk Togrul
On March 07, 2017, Director of the Institute Professor Mykola Izha and Head of the International Relations Sector Mr. Andrii Maiev met with Consul General of Turkey in Odessa Mr. Cemil Ufuk Togrul. During the meeting the sides discussed the development of cooperation between the ORIPA NAPA under the President of Ukraine and the Consulate General. In particular, there was reached a preliminary agreement on holding at the Institute of the round table on security and cooperation between Black Sea countries. The event is going to be organized in April-May 2017 with the participation of Turkish diplomats, public authorities’ representatives, scientists from the Institute and other higher educational establishments.
Institute representative took part in the “Business Plans Contest 2017” project presentation
On February 27, 2017, Institute’s International Relations Sector Head Mr. Andri Maiev took part in the “Business Plans Contest 2017” project presentation, which has taken place in Odessa’s Bavarian House. The presentation was held by the Ukrainian-Bavarian Management Training Center Executive Secretary Mrs. Svitlana Bogdanova.
The videoconference with the School of the Arts, English and Drama of the Loughborough University (United Kingdom)
The videoconference between the Odessa Regional Institute for Public Administration of the National Academy for Public Administration under the President of Ukraine (ORIPA) and the School of the Arts, English and Drama
of the Loughborough University (United Kingdom) took place on the 16th of February, 2017. The topic of the event was “Development of Academic Cooperation in the Field of Cultural and Social Policy”.
The event was attended by: the director of the Institute Prof. Mykola Izha, the dean of Public Administration faculty Prof. Ella Mamontova, professor of the Chair of Philosophy and Socio-Political Sciences Dr. Sviltana Ovcharenko, the head of the Chair of Ukrainian and Foreign Languages Dr. Nataliia Kolisnichenko, the head of the International Relations Sector Andrii Maiev as well as the teaching staff: Dr. Larysa Kurnosenko. Dr. Akim Litvak and Dr. Nataliia Sokur. The Loughborough University was represented by: Lecturer in Visual Communication Prof. Robert Harland, Lecturer in Literature and Coordinator for the International Activity Prof. Nigel Wood and Research Associate Dr. Antonia Liguori.
The ORIPA NAPA delegation visited Alexandru Ioan Cuza University (Iasi, Romania)
On January 31 and February 01, 2017 the delegation of the Odessa Regional Institute for Public Administration of the NAPA under the President of Ukraine visited Alexandru Ioan Cuza University (Iasi, Romania). The delegation consisted of the Dean of Public Administration Faculty Prof. Ella Mamontova, the Dean of Management Faculty Dr. Yuliia Yevstiunina and the Head of International Relations Sector, Dr. Andrii Maiev. The visit was held at the invitation of the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, which has been cooperating with the Institute since April 2014 in the framework of the Agreement on Scientific and Educational Cooperation.
On January 31, according to the program of the visit, the representatives of the Institute were invited to the round table “Public Administration Studies in Ukraine and Romania”. The Romanian participants of the event were: the Dean of the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration Prof. Dinu Airinei, the Deputy Dean for International Relations Dr. Bogdan Zugravu, the Head of Finance and Public Administration Department Prof. Ovidiu Stoica and teaching staff. Professor Airinei warmly welcomed the delegation, presented Alexandru Ioan Cuza University as well as his faculty, which has about 7000 students and is the largest among the 15 faculties of the University. The members of the Ukrainian delegation warmly thanked for the opportunity to visit the University and passed best wishes and hopes for further development of cooperation on behalf of the ORIPA NAPA administration board. Dr. A. Maiev made a presentation on the specifics of civil servants’ training in our country and the main activities of the Institute.
On January the 12th 2017
On January the 12th 2017, The Director of the Institute prof. Mykola Izha and the Head of the International Relations Sector Mr. Andrii Maiev took part in the official reception on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Ukraine.