It is very familiar to hear proverb “killing two birds with one stone”. This adage also symbolize the current activity of Assoc. Prof. Eko Priyo Purnomo, Executive Director of Cooperation and International Affairs Office, Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta. For several days ahead, he will be staying in Thailand to give a lecture on the seminar, entitled “The Collaboration in Local Government” at Faculty of Liberal Art, Kalasin University. Along with that, Dr. Eko also conducting research project with this two University Partners.
As the Executive Director of Cooperation and International Affairs Office, Dr. Eko also expand the network by promoting UMY’s program for international partners, such as staff and student exchange program, visiting fellow and scholarship offered by UMY for international students within his activities. He considered that this is one of the most effective way to approach and invite the partners to partake from this enormous opportunity.