Press Release: AIESEC International
Release Date: 18.03.2005
Note: For Immediate Release
AIESEC presence at the 4th Knowledge Economy Forum
of the World Bank
Merima Baralic, president of AIESEC Bosnia Herzegovina, will represent AIESEC at the 4th Knowledge Economy
Forum of the World Bank in Istanbul. AIESEC is the only global youth organization present at this event.
AIESEC International has established a Cooperation Partnership with the World Bank Institute to promote Knowledge
and Learning programs to support youth education on CSR, Business Ethics, and Sustainable Development.
The World Bank Institute also supports AIESEC to drive change in countries where both organizations can have a
The relationship between The World Bank Institute and AIESEC goes up to strengthen the youth organizations and
participation in different conferences where the actions of both organizations can be seen and therefore promote
learning experiences among youth.
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impact on society.
Along with providing over 5,000 leadership positions and delivering over 350 conferences, AIESEC runs an
exchange program that enables over 3,500 students and recent graduates the opportunity to live and work in
Present in over 800 universities in 89 countries and territories, we engage around 20.000 young people at any
point of time in different activities and 3000 organizations in our International Internship Program.
Since 1948, when AIESEC was founded, more then 1 million people went trough the experience of AIESEC.
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