Sam Harvey, Director Korea of the British Council, is giving out certificates to local government officials who completed the global leaders course in 2019. ©

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Local Government Officials Development Institute (LOGODI) under the Ministry of the Interior and Safety has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the British Council in Korea in the field of education and training in 2018.

Since 2018, we have aimed to cultivate global leaders by enhancing job expertise in local government by strengthening English communication skills to reinforce competitiveness among international leaders and fostering job expertise and communication proficiency through training in professional business English. 25 officials completed the Global Leaders course in 2018 and 33 people completed in 2019.

We are contributing to fostering local core talents and strengthening global capabilities through the continuous cooperation with Local Government Officials Development Institute (LOGODI).


(From left) Mijo Yoo (EES Projects Officer, British Council in Korea) , Sam Harvey (Director Korea, British Council), Jaemin Park (President, Local Government Officials Development Institute), Myungkyu Choi (Director General, Planning Department, Local Government Officials Development Institute), Soonnyo Shin (Director International Training & Cooperation Division, Local Government Officials Development Institute)  ©

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