Prof. Samanta gave the inaugural addresses at 3rd Global Village at KIIT
Unique Multicultural Event ‘Global Village’ was held at KIIT
The 3rd edition of Global Village Programme has been held at KIMS Auditorium in Bhubaneswar on 19th August 2017. Participants from 13 countries have showcased the culture of their respective countries under the theme ‘UNITE’. The programme was hosted by AIESEC (the world’s biggest youth run organization), Bhubaneswar Team(KIIT), which is working in alignment with 17 Sustainable Development Goals(SDGs) of United Nations.
Inaugurating the occasion, Prof. Achyuta Samanta, Founder, KIIT & KISS appreciated AIESEC, Bhubaneswar for hosting such a unique and noteworthy event. He said , “AIESEC is envisioning a world, where we can break past stereotypical social norms and discourse”. The Director, Students Services of KIIT University, Dr. Sucheta Priyabadini also graced the occasion as an Honorary Guest.
An event of immense significance, Global Village is a unique multicultural event that provides an opportunity to gain knowledge about other nations’ custom & traditions. Besides, it is a celebration of Global Citizenship aiming to offer a healthy cross-cultural experience.
In fact, Global Village-2017 is the biggest celebration of cultures from around the world. It is a platform in uniting diverse people under a common belief of world peace. Students and exchanging participants from various countries displayed their cultures and beliefs in a hope for shaping a sustainable world.