How to get a job in an international organization? Leading specialists of the Eurasian Economic Commission shared their experience with students of the Faculty of Economics of RUDN University
ECE experts shared their experiences by explaining what key professional competencies are required to work in an international organization. So, experts noted that the ability to draw up documents in accordance with the rules, the skill of public speaking, negotiating, knowledge of paperwork, ethics and psychology.
“Professional competencies required to work in an international organization are formed by students of the University from the first year. Making speeches in pairs or at conferences, learning foreign languages, writing term papers - all this develops the necessary skills, ”said Dinara Sekerbaeva, Head of the Department of Advanced Customs Technologies.
Sergey Moser noted that knowledge of foreign languages is a significant competitive advantage when working in an international organization. Also, a special role is played by knowledge of national and international legislation, the ability to interpret and apply it in practice.
The Eurasian Economic Commission (ECE) is a permanent regulatory body of the Eurasian Economic Union. It began to function on February 2, 2012. The main purpose of the Eurasian Economic Commission is to ensure the conditions for the functioning and development of the EAEU, and to develop proposals for the further development of integration.
A key role in international customs administration is played by the World Customs Organization, whose main goal is to increase the efficiency of customs services. Representatives of the Eurasian Economic Commission (ECE) are participating in the WCO working bodies.
April 13, 2022, at a meeting of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations (UN) in New York, Professor Aslan Abashidze, Head of the Department of International Law of RUDN Institute of Law was elected member of the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights for the fourth time for four year (2023-2026).
On November 9, iHerb, the world’s largest retailer of vitamins, food supplements and healthy lifestyle products, signed an agreement with RUDN University, one of the leading Russian universities, on creating an International Innovation Research Center for Quality Control and Expert Research of Dietary Supplements. The agreement was signed by General Director of iHerb Russia Ilya Mikin and the Rector of RUDN University Oleg Yastrebov.
Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia and the Federal Reserve Center of the Ministry of Natural Resources of Russia signed a cooperation agreement. The partnership is aimed at achieving the indicators, objectives and results of the federal project “Conservation of biological diversity and development of ecological tourism” of the national project “Ecology”, including creating a staff training system for the protected areas of the Russian Federation.