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“German-Turkish Week 2009“ presents…

 

Education, Immigration and new Career Paths: An Information Event for School Children in Berlin

Tuesday, 9th June (11:00 – 13:00), German Foreign Office

By invitation only

 

German-Turkish Week 2009 is an event series taking that aims to raise awareness amongst the public of the history of the German-Turkish Community and its contributions to German society, while celebrating the richness of German-Turkish culture. The event will take place at the German Foreign Office (Auswärtiges Amt, Werderscher Markt 1, 10117 Berlin).

“Education, Immigration, and new Career Paths” is an information event for Berlin students attending the Otto-Hahn-Oberschule in Neukölln and the Bildungswerk Kreuzberg. Hosted by the German Foreign Office, the event aims to inform the pupils of the opportunities open to them here in Germany. German diplomats and pedagogic experts will offer perspectives on careers in international relations and provide advice on education and the job market of the future. The event will also include a presentation on the work of the Foreign Office and the Ernst Reuter Initiative, and provide opportunities for the pupils to ask questions and raise issues they feel are important. 

Program

11:00

Welcome Message

11:00 – 13:00

The Work of the Federal Foreign Office

(Presentation)

Mr. Sertcan and Dr. Anne Duncker
(Federal Foreign Office, Ernst Reuter Initiative)

An overview of the work of the Federal Foreign Office including a video presentation


The Career of a Young Leader in International Relations

(Presentation)

  • Cigdem Ipek (Program Director for Germany Meets Turkey, The Institute for Cultural Diplomacy)

A presentation of her career to date and current projects by a young leaders in the field of international relations.