PTPI Kiev – English Language competition

PEOPLE TO PEOPLE KYIV STUDENT CHAPTER WELCOMES the representatives of the EUROPEAN STUDENT CHAPTERS to participate in the Final Competition of the Effective Communication Intellectual Games 2016 “English as the Language of International Organizations


Effective Communication Intellectual Games are the range of contests and events organised by IATEFL Ukraine, accredited organization which more than 22 years  links , develops and supports ELT professionals in Ukraine, College of Economics ,IT Technologies KROK University, by the team of PTPI Kyiv Student Chapter, Travel and Study Consulting.

The ECIG is an opportunity for teams of gifted students from schools with advanced English language programmes to compete against like-minded students from different countries and cultures: Students will be required to explore contemporary global issues and to make presentations, debate and perform on themes such as the , globalisation and sustainable development.


To spend 4 exciting days in Kyiv and celebrate 10 years of PTPI in Ukraine! Compete and win not only great prizes from sponsors but develop team work skills and leadership qualities to  become more worldly, mature, independent young people. to gain confidence and self-esteem  and  make lifelong friendships with the students from the other countries. You will visit one of the most interesting and ancient cities in Europe, Kyiv! ,take part in the opening ceremony of Kyiv’s St .Nicholas town and celebrate this holyday in the centre of the city , make wishes and get presents! Extraordinary excursions and lots of fun!

Draft programme :

18 December 2016

Arrival, meeting with Kyiv PTPI Students Chapter

“Getting to Know Tour”( around the city centre)

International Competition .

Final events 19-20 December, 2016

Opening ceremony,

  1. Key-note presentation and video clips contest (guide and instructions are sent after registration)
  2. Open space informational zone. Interviewing of peacemakers who represent the peace makers organizations in Ukraine (UNICEF, UNO, Amnesty International, Peace Corp, PTPI?)
  3. Team contest.
  4. Mystery Challenge

5. “English Unites People “Flash mob”

Final (3 national teams + international  PTPI ones ) Prizes, awards, concert and lots of interesting events)


Winter Fairy Tale events in Kyiv.

22.12.2016 departure (hugs and kisses).

Participation and Eligibility

Select up to 5 of your most gifted students to form your school team.
Students must be between 12-18 years old
Register you team by 10 November 2016 .receive your task,
complete it and send it by 10 of December 2016  to the given

Cost of programme: 200 euro, covers participation fee, accommodation, food ,excursions and events.

Welcome to Ukraine!

Address your questions to Ganna Budivska (Facebook)


Tel: + 38 0977788538

Kiev or Kyiv is the capital and largest city of Ukraine, located in the north central part of the country on the Dnieper River. The population in July 2015 was 2,887,974[1] (though higher estimated numbers have been cited in the press),[8] making Kiev the 7th most populous city in Europe.[citation needed]

Kiev is an important industrial, scientific, educational, and cultural centre of Eastern Europe. It is home to many high-tech industries, higher education institutions and world-famous historical landmarks. The city has an extensive infrastructure and highly developed system of public transport, including the Kiev Metro.