Aerolineas Argentinas and the International Institute of Educational Planning of the UNESCO, its regional headquarters location in Buenos Aires – IIPE/UNESCO, have signed a Framework Agreement to standardize the 12 Training Centers that nowadays Aerolíneas Argentinas has and to create a Pedagogical Unit that, in the future, that clear the ground for the creation of an ”Aerolíneas Argentinas University or Technological Institute”
Aerolineas Argentinas, as part of the National State, has as a mission to contribute to the integration as well as a social and economic development of the country, connecting to all argentine people; therefore, needs to have an engaged and professional staff, with permanent training, to sustain an efficient and transparent public management and according with the development of the country.
The Framework Agreement was signed by the Aerolíneas Argentinas President, Mr. Mariano Recalde and the IIPE/UNESCO Director, Mrs. Margarita Poggi and in it; it is establish to collaborate with the development of cultural, educational and technological activities, in projects of research and programs of professional training and community attention.
On its part, the project of creation of an “Aerolíneas University or Technological Superior Institute” will permit the airline to dictate pre-grade careers of undergraduate and degree modality contributing to the training of new professionals to supply its own demand of specialists.
The UNESCO (IIPE) International Institute is a division of the international organism and a high level training and research center for planning the education at a worldwide level which objectives are: to train professionals to plan the education, to investigate aspects of the educational planning and to spread new concepts, methods and educational techniques.
Buenos Aires, April 14th, 2014