Launch of One School One Country in Kazan Official events 25.01.2019, 10:58 On 25 January, One School One Country launched, connecting 57 schools in Kazan with WorldSkills Members from around the world. The goal of this programme is to promote skills to youth, and provide a cultural exchange between the Competitors and local Russian students. During Competition Preparation Week, WorldSkills Workshops were conducted in educational institutions across Tatarstan. WorldSkills International Representatives visited local schools.
Konstantin Ivlev is the new WorldSkills Kazan 2019 Ambassador Official events 24.01.2019, 15:23 A new WorldSkills Kazan 2019 Ambassador was announced during the event. Russian chef and TV host, Konstantin Ivlev became a new Ambassador.
WorldSkills Kazan 2019 Organizing Committee held in Kazan Official events 24.01.2019, 14:57 The meeting of the WorldSkills 2019 Organizing Committee was held by Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Tatyana Golikova on 24 January. The President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov, President of WorldSkills International Simon Bartley, Mayor of Kazan Ilsur Metshin, Director General of the Young Professionals (WorldSkills Russia) Union and other officials took part in the meeting.
Official start of WorldSkills Countdown Clock in Kazan Official events 24.01.2019, 12:45 On 24 January, the WorldSkills Competition countdown clock was revealed in the historic centre of Kazan – on Baumana street.
Rustam Minnikhanov meets WorldSkills International Representatives Official events 24.01.2019, 09:43 On 24 January, the President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov had a meeting with the WorldSkills International, represented by President Simon Bartley and CEO David Hoey. They discussed current issues focused on preparations for WorldSkills Kazan 2019.