On December 20, 2018, the Military Institute of the Kyiv National Taras Shevchenko University visited the delegation of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Germany headed by the Attaché for Defense at the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Ukraine, the president of the Kiev Association of Military Attaches Colonel Norbert Hess.
Two representatives of the Linguistic Department passed special training at the Federal Office of Languages (FOL) of the Bundeswehr, Hürth, Germany from May 29 to June 24, 2018 within the framework of implementation of the bilateral Ukraine-Germany 2018 Annual Program between the Federal Republic of Germany and Ukraine.
11 of Juin we had a visit from the Defense Attaché of the Republic of Austria in Ukraine colonel Erich Simbürger and the head of the department of translation and terminology of the Foreign Language Institute of Austrian Defense Academy Dr. Walter Wintschalek.
We host the delegation of Federal Office of Languages (Hürth Bundessprachenamt). Important meetings and discussion of pillars of future cooperation in the military linguistic sphere have taken place.
We made a considerable step towards our future development. We are proud to present our Strategic Plan for 2018-2023. It is an ambitious plan focusing on the need for high quality translations and terminology activities within the Armed Forces of Ukraine. The Plan expresses our visions and aspirations for the future and outlines the concept of our work for the next 5 years. Strategic Plan will assist our organization to capitalize on the unique qualities and functions. It is a living document that will be updated in the course of reaching the set goals, the constantly changing conditions and evolvement of ongoing tasks.
In the period from 5 to 14 February 2018 lieutenant colonel Andryi Galtschus will participate in the seminar "Usage of special military terminology".
Today an extended meeting of the Linguistic Department has taken place. We've summed up the results of our activity in the year 2017 and determined the main tasks for the year 2018.
On the 22 of November in the premises of the Central House of Officers a seminar on the problems of military standartization in the Armed Forces of Ukraine was organized under the auspices of the deputy Minister of Ukraine, the representatives of NATO-Ukraine, the NATO Office on Standartization and the NATO agency on supply and support.
During the period from 13 to 17 November with the aim of conducting specialized and experts negotiations on the matters of terminology and linguistic assurance the delegation of the Linguistic department has attended the Federal Linguistic agency of the German Defence Ministry (stadt Hürt)