IEPF at the ADA University's 6th Career Fair
International Eurasia Press Fund (IEPF), which is an international organization in general consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), was among the participants attended ADA University's 6th Career Fair. The annual fair was organized by the Career Management Center on the 2nd of March, 2018 in ADA University. Many ambitious, talented, committed and hard-working students and alumni from ADA University got a chance to talk with the representatives from the IEPF and ask about internship and employment opportunities.
President of the International Eurasia Press Fund Umud Mirzayev and assistant to the IEPF President Anastasia Lavrina held a series of information talks with students about their future career perspectives in the IEPF office. They provided brief information about the work directions of the Fund and responded to numerous questions of those who were looking for vacancies.
IEPF also invited the representative from Oxford Business College to attend the ADA University's 6th Career Fair and get acquainted with the University. Zarina Urazaliyeva and Padmesh Gupta came to Azerbaijan on the invitation of the IEPF to held a big presentation titled ‘For the first time in Azerbaijan: Oxford Business College’ organized by Eurasia Education Center, established under the auspices of the IEPF, which is going to take place in the IEPF office on March 3, 2018. They informed students about the event.
It should be noted that IEPF actively cooperates with ADA University in various fields, such as implementation of the projects, organization of the events, workshops, trainings and provision of internship opportunities for students. Last year the sides signed an official Memorandum of Understanding aimed at further expansion of the activity. Many students and alumni from ADA had a chance to get internship in the IEPF office.
International Eurasia Press Fund (IEPF), officially registered in 1992 non-governmental organization, which is operating internationally on the post-Soviet, Eastern Europe, and Eastern Asian space. IEPF works in 4 main activity directions of: Media and Civil Society development; Refugees and IDPs issues; Community development; and Peacemaking actions and Conflict Resolutions. IEPF collaborates with the UN agencies, U.S. State Department, European Commission, World Bank, International Press Institute (IPI), International Peace Bureau (IPB), International Federation of Journalists, a number of foreign countries’ embassies in Azerbaijan, ministries, agencies, as well as local and international NGOs. In cooperation with different structures, the IEPF works on implementation of humanitarian, socio-economic, education projects.
Last year Eurasia Education Center has been established under the auspices of the International Eurasia Press Fund. The Center offers a wide range of foreign language courses and actively cooperates with a number of prestigious international universities, while offering students the opportunity for studying abroad. Eurasia Education Center is the first institution in Azerbaijan, which received the status of the European Consortium for the Certificate of Attainment in Modern Languages (ECL) Exam Centre, on the basis of which the student can first attend the preparatory courses and then receive an international language certificate after successfully passing an examination.