Busan: The largest Culture Camp of the World 2019, for undergrads , kicked off on 7th July in the southern port city Busan, with an aim to offer character education and exposure to Korean culture attended by the Global Cultural Minister Dr. Sandeep Marwah from Republic of India.
“Inviting some 4,000 participants from about 60 countries, the annual event offers a wide variety of programs this year, including performances by distinguished musicians, lectures, visits to tourist attractions, and academic sessions,” informed Dr. Paster Ock Soo Park founder of International Youth Fellowship.
“A strong mindset capable of overcoming difficulties is formed by pushing one’s limits. By taking part in the IYF programs, students will become stronger and enjoy happiness. Students who have become strong and bright through the IYF will lead the world in the future”, said IYF Chairman Park Moon-taek.
In its 22nd edition, the World Culture Camp will remain active till July 18 at the Busan Exhibition and Convention Center and Haeundae Beach.
The program started with a concert by world-class Russian musicians and the Gracias Choir, which performed at the opening ceremony.
In addition, the seventh World Education Leaders Forum opened at Busan National University, attended by 100 representatives of universities chancellors, Vice Chancellors and Directors of the colleges from 30 countries. It will serve as a platform for participants to share their experience with character education and discuss new possibilities in the field.
“Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today. Education is one of the most powerful things in life. It allows us to find the meaning behind everything and helps improve lives in a massive way,” said Dr. Sandeep Marwah also Chancellor AAFT University.