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.
AIESEC is an international platform for young people, which allows them to open and develop their leadership potential. AIESEC was founded in 1948 by the students from 7 European countries to establish intercultural relations in the postwar period. As of today, the organization unites 126 countries and territories. Its international headquarters is in Rotterdam, Netherlands. AIESEC provides over 50 000 internships per year and has about 1 million alumni worldwide.
Mrs. Yulia Yevstyunina, ORIDU NADU Management Faculty Head greeted the presentation’s participants: both the students and the lecturers of the Institute. AIESEC Organization was represented by Azza Samin and Georgiy Zmaga who provided the students with the information concerning the conditions of the internships, the Organization’s partner countries, peculiarities and aims of the scholarships in different world countries, and also briefed those present on the footage by the Ukrainian students who are already taking part in the internship on Sri Lanka island.
In the end of the presentation, ORIDU NADU International Relations Department Head Mr. Andrii Maiev urged the Institute’s students to actively participate in the international internship programs, and receive the educational experience not only in Ukraine, but also abroad.
After the presentation, AIESEC representatives answered the audience’s questions, and offered special participation forms to all the students who were interested in the Organization’s work.