The sixth of the ongoing internship programs in cooperation with Union of Turkish World Municipalities (TDBB) and Kyrgyzstan-Turkey Manas University was held in Istanbul between 18 July and 12 August 2022.

TDBB 2022 internship program was attended by Kyrgyzstan-Turkey Manas University Finance and Banking Department students Alimbek Zakir Uulu, Aigerim Kubatbekova, Ainishakh Talantbekova, Economics department students Aizada Momunbekov, Nurkhan Toichibekov and International Relations student Mücteba Pek.

Working in different units of TDBB, the students closely followed how the international local government relations work, international correspondence procedures, how the sister city relations were established and how the work of TDBB progressed.

Students also examined the works of our member municipalities, Zeytinburnu Municipality Financial Services Directorate, Beykoz Municipality Social Affairs Directorate, Bağcılar Municipality Human Resources and Education Directorate, Eyüpsultan Municipality Social Affairs and Culture Directorate, and our cooperation organization UCLG-MEWA.

The internship program was completed with the students receiving their participation certificates at the ceremony held at the TDBB headquarters on 12 August 2022.