On Tuesday June 5th, four new Young Professional(YP)-Gwon Jihye, Park Inyeong, Ma Yerin, Choi Dahae from KOICA paid a visit to the Embassy and they were cordially welcomed by Ambassador Kim You-Churl. YP is a global internship programme for young Koreans, who are going to participate in the field of international development and cooperation in Uganda for 5 to 10 months.
Amb. Kim mentioned that in order for Korea to take the leap into the future, it is crucial to raise a new generation of competent and talented young Koreans who are willing to work abroad and widen their vision. Amb. Kim also encouraged the YPs to grow as global leaders, who are well-prepared with both the theory and practical aspects.
Through the effort and innovation of YPs, Embassy is looking forward to a refreshing experience in the international development and cooperation area.
From the left: YP Gwon Jihye, Director of KOICA Uganda office Jeon Young-suk ,Ambassador Kim You-Churl, YP Choi Dahae, YP Ma Yerin