Ilisimatusarfik student goes to Korea
Ilisimatusarfik student Johansen Svend-Åge has been selected to participate in the Arctic Academy in Korea, July 10-16, 2016.
20 applicants, out of which 12 were indigenous students from 7 Arctic countries, have been chosen to participate in the Arctic Academy in Korea together with 10 Korean students.
For one week in July (10-16), students will be given the chance to participate in lectures and discussions, visit Korea’s Arctic related institutions, and experience traditional and modern Korean culture.
The KAA experience will be an opportunity to create long-lasting friendships and promote mutual understanding among students from the Arctic region and Korea.
The Academy is sponsored by the Korean Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries, and students who successfully complete the Program will be given a Participation Certificate jointly by UArctic and KMI.