KrNU students meeting with the volunteer of the US Peace Corps in Ukraine and dComFra dissemination workshop
13.11.19 On November 11, 2019 a meeting of KrNU students with the volunteer of the United States Government Agency “US Peace Corps” took place in the hall of the KrNU Ukrainian-Polish Center of Science, Education and Culture. The meeting was held within the framework of the previously announced series of “Financial Literacy Seminars in English”. The purpose of the seminars consists in the improvement of the financial literacy of Ukrainian youth; the elimination of incorrect or even risky financial decisions; the increase of the overall level of English. During this meeting it also was carried out dissemination workshop basing on current results of dComFra project.
During the seminar the students learnt to see the difference between the needs (required costs) and expenses aimed at realizing desires, discussed the principles of savings planning, the features of such planning in the United States and Ukraine.
During dComFra dissemination workshop both students and Piece Corp volunteers shared their experience with current condition of computer literacy issues in their countries, and received information about aims and necessities of dComFra project, and current stage of its implementation.
At the end of the meeting the students were given home assignment to prepare for the following seminars that will be held on November 18 and November 25 from 15-00 till 16-30 at the KrNU Ukrainian-Polish Center of Science, Education and Culture: 21, vul. Pershotravneva, education building 7, room 7121.
KrNU Center for International Activity.
Reference. The international coalition includes six European (Vytautas Magnus University; Carinthia University of Applied Sciences; Pedagogical University of Cracow; University Politechnica of Bucharest; Czech University of Life Sciences; Information Technologies Institute) and nine Ukrainian establishments (Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine (MESU); Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv (TSNUK); Kyiv National University of Culture and Arts (KNUCA); National Technical University “Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute” (NTU "KhPI"); Donetsk National Technical University (DonNTU); Yuriy Fedkovych Chernivtsi National University (ChNU); Kharkiv National University of Radioelectronics (KNURE); Kremenchuk Mykhailo Ostrohradskiy National University (KrNU); Ukrainian association of IT professionals (UAITP).
All the costs related to the project implementation are funded through a grant from the European Union Erasmus+ Program, line ÊÀ2: Capacity building in Higher Education for the current project “Digital competence framework for Ukrainian teachers and other citizens”, 598236-EPP-1-2018-1-LT-EPPKA2CBHE-SP.
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