Exchange Students from Two Germen Universities in Hawassa University

A team of 20 delegates from University of Giessen and Wiesbaden had five days educational visit at Hawassa University starting from April 9-13/2018.

Sixteen MA students were accompanied by four of their professors. Hawassa University Institute for Policy & Development Research(IPDR), facilitated the exchange.

Professor Tesfaye Semela, Director of IPDR made welcoming speech saying that such exchange programs play a vital role to strengthen the link between the universities. He also added that students can also share socio cultural aspects of Ethiopia.

As part of the educational visit, the team visited different places in Hawassa University and visited different organizations working with children and also had a chance to visit a school feeding program run by Ebenezer Support and Development Association at Boricha Woreda in Sidama Zone. SOS Children Village was among the places visited by team.

On the last day HU International relations office made a warm goodbye and recognized the team's commitment by presenting different gift materials.


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