Business trip of the senior lecturer of the Social and Political Sciences Department Oleh Ovcharenko to Poland.
In the framework of program „RITA – Changes in region” arranged by the Polish Foundation «Education for Democracy» senior lecturer of the Social and Political Sciences Department of Kremenchuk Mykhaylo Ostrogradskiy State University (KSU) Oleh Ovcharenko took his 14 days trainings under the Center of Informal Education «Dom spotkań Angelusa Silesiusa» in Wroclaw. The trainings were funded by the Polish and American Freedom Foundation and held between November 8-23, 2009.
Beautiful city of Wroclaw!
The selection of the participants was based on the contest of resumes, motivation letters and independent monitoring of nominees’ non-governmental initiatives. Out of 55 applications – 7 winners with 4 Ukrainians included.
Oleh enjoys the views of Wroclaw.
„RITA – Changes in region” provides:
- acquaintance with Polish and European operation standards of the educational institutions engaged in informal youth education
- work on joint youth exchange projects and invitation of volunteers within European Union program «Youth in action» EVS
- acquirement of knowledge, skills and certain experience to carry out trainings and implement them in one’s own local societies
- conduction of negotiations on cooperation with the Dicrector of Krakiw Mechanical Schools Union ¹ 1 Boźena Mayer
The trainings aimed at establishing contacts for continuous cooperation in the field of youth educational initiatives and projects, receiving grants for international youth exchanges, discussing prospects for Kremenchuk Mykhaylo Ostrogradskiy State University and Kremenchuk youth to participate in the European projects.
During the time of trainings Oleh Ovcharenko participated in the events «Dom spotkań Angelusa Silesiusa» in Wroclaw, youth exchange programs «Youth in action». He also got acquainted with the activities of the educational and youth centers of Wroclaw and Krakiw Mechanical Schools Union ¹ 1.
Monument to Alexander Fredro
Furthermore Oleh Ovcharenko took part in the cultural and educational events namely in the “Meeting between religions” held in the Muslim house, visit museums, galleries and opera.
Meeting Silesian imam
Cooperation outlooks between the educational institutions of Kremenchuk and Wroclaw, participation in the joint European projects were under discussion as well.
Oleh with program coordinators Ann Slavcheva and Ann Iamroz
Thus such programs give our scholars an opportunity to participate in the educational events organized in Europe. The support of these initiatives will contribute to rise in KSU ratings.
Moreover KSU College administration got an invitation to visit Krakiw Mechanical Schools Union ¹ 1 in March next year during the Fair of Engineering Professions in Krakiw.
There is also a possibility to invite a volunteer from the European Volunteer Service to Kremenchuk and Kremenchuk Mykhaylo Ostrogradskiy State University in particular.
Senior lecturer of the Social and Political Sciences Department of (KSU) Oleh Ovcharenko