Visit of the French Embassy in Ukraine Representatives and Francophonie University Agency CoordinatorGeneral Information
On November 22, 2016 the representatives of the French Embassy in Ukraine visited Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics. KNUTE welcomed Sylvain Riholle, Attache for University and Scientific Cooperation, Fabrice Peto, Attache for Cooperation in the field of the French Language, and Roksana Turkanu, coordinator of Ukraine and Moldova from the Bureau of the Central and East Europe of Francophonie University Agency (FUA).
The French delegation had a meaningful conversation with A. Mazaraki, the Rector of the University, and V. Sai, Vice Rector for Scientific and Pedagogical Work and International Relations, during which the areas of bilateral cooperation were defined.
French Ambassy representatives and Francophonie University Agency coordinator got acquainted with the work of the KNUTE Centre for European Education. The meeting with the French delegation was attended by T. Duplak, Director of the Center, I. Ryzhova, teacher of French, N. Iksarova and O. Holovachova, French-speaking university professors and alumni of the Francophonie University Agency, as well as students having Erasmus+ scholarships enrolled in Bachelor of Economics and Management double degree program at University of Grenoble-Alpes (France).
Roksana Turkanu, Ukraine Coordinator of Francophonie University Agency told KNUTE students the information about scholarship and internship programs financed by this international organization.
During the negotiations representatives of both institutions expressed their willingness to support KNUTE students and staff in obtaining grants from the Government of France and FUA, also they agreed one of the priorities of deep cooperation, which is involving French teacher into the educational process at the KNUTE Center for European Education.