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2019 ASEAN School Tour Program (March & April)

With the aim of increasing awareness and understanding about ASEAN and international exchange and collaboration among the youths, ASEAN-Korean Centre (AKC) has regularly conducted the ASEAN School Tour and Youth Visit Program at the ASEAN Hall.

During the month of March and April, AKC had 130 students from 3 schools participating in its School Tour Program. Students had a glimpse of what it would be like working in an intergovernmental organization and enjoyed special lectures pertaining to ASEAN member states.

Program for Middle Schools

For the month of April, there were 100 students that participated in the school program. Here, students were not only able to learn about AKC as an intergovernmental organization, but also enjoyed partaking in various cultural activities through singing traditional songs and poster making.

Date(s): 26, 30 April (Total: 2 sessions)

Participants: Yeonseo Middle School, Korea University Middle School

(Total: 100 students, 5 teachers)

▲ Creative poster made by students of Yeonseo Middle School

▲ Mme. Joely supervising a group of students from Yeonseo Middle School

▲ Yeonseo Middle School students learning about international organizations

▲ Group photo session with Yeonseo Middle School

▲ Students of Korea University Middle School having fun during creative poster making

▲ Mr. Nong assisting a student in writing the Lao script

▲ Group photo session with Korea University Middle School

▲ Korea University Middle School students being actively involved during the Golden Bell Quiz

Program for High School students

A total of 30 high school students participated in the school tour program for the month of March. Students learnt more about AKC as an intergovernmental organization, and further brought their questions in a roundtable discussion session.

Date(s): 27 March (Total: 1 session)

Participants: Seoul Dasom Tourism High School

▲ Students from Seoul Dasom Tourism High School decorating traditional Vietnamese rice hats (Non la)

▲ Group photo session with Seoul Dasom Tourism High School students

▲ Mr. Thang giving a special lecture on Vietnam to students

In 2018, under the Ministry of Education’s initiative, ‘Kkumgil’, the AKC has been tasked to increase greater awareness and understanding of Korean students on ASEAN. AKC’s School Tour Program provides students with the opportunity to experience cultural aspects of ASEAN member states and gives a glimpse of what a potential career at an intergovernmental organization could look like.

Held all year-round at the ASEAN Hall of the AKC, 2018 ASEAN School Tour Program consists of diverse educational parts: △ ASEAN Talk with AKC’s ASEAN Officials seconded to the AKC, △ Special Lecture on International Organization and career experience, △ ASEAN Quiz Contest, △ Creative cultural activities, etc.

For more details on ASEAN School Tour and Youth Visit Program at the ASEAN Hall, please contact: visit@aseankorea.org, tel. 02-2287-1177/02-2287-1173

Student delegation from Yonsei University visits the ASEAN-Korea Centre (3 May) Student delegation from Bogor Agricultural University visits the ASEAN-Korea Centre (3 April)