Archive for Irina Ovchinnikova

...is a programme administrator at the Swedish Institute. She is a former Swedish language student and university lecturer abroad, as well as a former SI Scholarship holder who studied an international Master’s programme at Uppsala University. Being an SI Alumni is something she sees as the start of a lifelong relationship with Sweden.

Invitation to the first Swedish/Albanian alumni event in Tirana, May 28, 2015.

Please find below an invitation from the Embassy of Sweden in Tirana to the first Swedish/Albanian alumni event on 28 May.

Hej/ Përshëndetje!

The Embassy of Sweden in Tirana, in collaboration with the Swedish Institute (SI), has the pleasure to invite you to the first ever Swedish/Albanian alumni event, Thursday May 28, 2015.

Join us at Dajti Mountain in Tirana, where we will meet for an evening of activities, networking and a lot of tasty food.

The alumni event will bring together people in different ages, from different cities around Albania, with one thing in common; everybody has been studying in Sweden at some point in their lives. This evening could be a golden opportunity to meet each other, exchange experience, talk about old times and plan for new events and activities.

We are looking forward to meeting you all!

Agenda

17.30 – Departure by bus to Dajti Mountain from Rogner Hotel (close to Mother Theresa Square), Tirana

18.30 – Swedish quiz walk

19.00 – Price ceremony

19.15 – Dinner at Balkoni Dajtit restaurant

20.45 – Departure back to Tirana

 

Please RVSP before 25 May by e-mail to Dennis Rubing.

Kindest Regards,

The Embassy of Sweden in Tirana

 

Invitation: round-table and Skype webinar on “Security in modern society”, Kharkiv, 15 December 2014

Please find below an invitation from SI alumni  team in Ukraine to a round-table and webinar on “Multiple aspects of problems of safety in the modern society: global, regional and local levels”, which will be held 15 December 2014 at Kharkiv National University of Radio Electronics. 

Photo: Susanne Walström/imagebank.sweden.se

Dear Colleagues! We are inviting you to participate in the webinar “Multi aspects of problems of safety in the modern society: global, regional and local levels”, which will be held 15 December 2014 at Kharkiv National University of Radio Electronics for development of Ukrainian-Swedish scientific, cultural and business contacts and search partners for joint international projects.

The webinar will be organized as part of a seminar on global and local security issues. The seminar and webinar are organized by Alumni of the Swedish Institute (SI), a number of research, educational and social organizations of Kharkiv (Ukraine) with the support of the Swedish Institute (Stockholm, Sweden). Read more » >>

Invitation: Study Visit to Hammarby Sjöstad, Stockholm, 28 November 2014

Dear SI alumni,

Please find below an invitation from SI Alumnus Aleh Kliatsko to an event in Stockholm:

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Invitation: Gender Rights and Opportunities in Minsk, 13 November

Please find below an invitation from SI Alumni Liudmila Fakeyeva, Maryna Barouka and Alena Shushkova to a seminar Gender Rights and Opportunities which will be held on November 13, 2014 in the Belarusian State University.

Dear Swedish Institute Alumni and Scholarship Holders,

As part of the series of SI alumni events in Minsk, we are holding a seminar Gender Rights and Opportunities on November 13, 2014 in the Belarusian State University.

The seminar provides a good opportunity for Swedish Institute alumni, students, NGOs and interested partners to get acquainted with best practices of implementing principles of gender equality and its benefits. 

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Invitation: Workshop “Green Offices” in Minsk, 4 September 2014

Dear SI alumni,

Please see below the invitation to the SI event in Belarus organized by your fellow alumni:Credits:Lena Granefelt/imagebank.sweden.se

Dear Swedish Institute Alumni and Scholarship Holders,

On September 4, 2014, we will hold a workshop Green Offices as a part of four SI alumni events in Minsk.

We cordially invite all SI alumni working in commercial companies in Belarus, as well as representatives of national and international businesses interested in green technologies, to participate in the workshop.

The agenda of the workshop includes a tour to the store equipped with efficient lighting by Philips Belarus Company and expert presentations, which will focus on ecological experience and green office technologies implemented by UNDP, British American Tobacco, Philips Belarus, European Union Projects, IPO “Ecoproject Partnership” and cover the following topics:

  • Greening your office
  • Practical examples of Office Spaces Green Lighting
  • Rational waste management in the office.

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