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Postgraduate Opportunities: Colombia

2 Dec 2021

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Through the reciprocity program for foreigners in Colombia, ICETEX offers foreign citizens the opportunity to come to carry out specialization, master's, doctorate or research studies - at the postgraduate level - to foreign citizens. For more information check out their website:  https://web. icetex. gov. co/becas/programa-de-reciprocidad-para-extranjeros-en-colombia  Applications close on Monday 20th December!   

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YPN Member Leads LatAm NGO Efforts in New Zealand

8 Oct 2021

LANZBC YPN member Loren O'Sullivan is the Director of Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos (NPH) in New Zealand. NPH is a non-government organisation working in 9 countries across Latin America and the Caribbean. Below, Loren shares her experience and professional development as a New Zealander in Latin America. When I finished my university degree to be a language teacher, I decided that I wanted to volunteer for at least a year in Latin America.

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Join Our Committee

24 Sept 2021

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The primary goal of the LANZBC Young Professionals Network Committee is to direct and manage all activities of the LANZBC Young Professionals Network. As representatives of the members of the YPN, the Committee directs and assists in the fulfilment of the network’s mission and the setting and implementation of its goals and objectives.   Currently, the Committee consists of a President, a Finance & Sponsorship Manager, a Marketing & Communications Manager (lead), and an Events Manager (lead).

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Latin America Through the Lens Social Media Photo Competition

25 Aug 2021

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¡Hola, Kia ora, and Hello! The LANZBC Young Professionals Network has decided to open our social media competition to a wider community of people by expanding our lens and including photos from any country in Latin America. In light of the nation-wide lock-down, we realised this competition is a great way for those living in New Zealand to reflect upon and share memories of their Latin American adventures.

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August Newsletter

13 Aug 2021

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Check out our latest version of our newsletter to find out what's on the agenda for the next month. We have a few events back by popular demand, and many new networking and educational opportunities. Click the attachment to read our newsletter and find out more!

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Cuba Through the Lens Photo Competition/Exhibition

4 Jul 2021

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Entries are now open for the 'Cuba Through The Lens' photography competition. Anyone aged 35 or under can enter photos taken by them while visiting Cuba. Ten photographs will be selected by guest judges to be displayed at the Cuban Residence in Wellington. Of those ten, one photograph will be named the Critic's Choice winner, with a prize of $1000.

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