KUGlobalAid is an international service-learning certificate program, working to build awareness, international solidarity and support disadvantaged communities around the world. For its members, KUGlobalAid provides learning experiences where students develop 21st century leadership competencies; such as personal awareness,creative problem solving, systems thinking, intercultural communication and teamwork. By representing both Koç University and Turkey in the international grassroots development field and developing social impact projects, KUGlobalAid contributes to communication, interaction and solidarity among people from all over the world.
It is a platform where university students volunteer to develop sustainable solutions for the pressing challenges that disadvantaged communities faces in the developing world. KUGlobalAid Projects are financed by various fundraising activities and donations. Being the first of its kind in Turkey, KUGlobalAid constitutes a hopeful step towards realizing the idea of global citizenship.
Please visit the program website at http://globalaid.ku.edu.tr/
Contact people for this program at KU are Ms. Pelin Sürmeli firstname.lastname@example.org and Mrs. Rena Polat Korkmaz email@example.com