Social Activities, The visit of the Turkish national football team, May 201421 May 2014
Representatives of the Turkish national team and Mr. Fatih Terim visit KEDS Academy in Kosovo
Despite numerous engagements and preparations, representatives of the Turkish national team, Hakan Balta and Caner Ergin and the main trainer, Mr. Fatih Terim visited the students that are participating at the KEDS Academy. The representatives were awaited by a number of students and representatives of the companies Limak and Calik, owners of the Kosovo Energy Distribution and Suppy Network, KEDS. During the visit, Mr. Mesut Serhat Dinc from the KEDS Board presented the KEDS Program while the students showed their gratitude for having their wish come through.
“KEDS Academy is an initiative of KEDS aiming to identify and further develop young talents of Kosovo. The program is meant for 50 participants from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering at the University of Prishtina and the technical high schools and aims at offering training program’s in cooperation with the Bogazici University in Turkey, offer internship opportunities and employment for participants and thus improving the economical situation in Kosovo and decreasing the number of unemployment, known to be one of the countries with highest unemployment rate.”, declared Mr. Dinc.
The football match between Kosovo and Turkey was held on the 21st of May in Mitrovica, Kosovo. The friendly match is the second international match of the Republic of Kosovo. Turkish representation, welcomed by the new state of Kosovo is staying in Prishtina these days for the match.
With the support of KEDS, all Academy participants participated at the friendly match of Kosovo against Turkey on Wednesday.