The 68th AIESEC International Congress was held in Warsaw, Poland, from 14 th to 23 rd of August 2016. It is deemed a significant event in the AIESEC calendar, that brings together high-calibre youth from all over the world, and fosters in them the leadership potential to shape the future for a better world.
IC 2016 was undoubtedly a remarkable milestone in the long journey undertaken by AIESEC in Sri Lanka. Electrolux Award Ceremony which takes place at IC, receives a great deal of attention, as it brings to light the most effective national member committees every year. This year, AIESEC in Sri Lanka was acclaimed with the Electrolux Cluster 3 Excellence Award, as an accolade for the unique impact it has been creating over the years.
It is for the first time in twelve years the entity was held in high regard at an International Congress. Being a small entity in the Asia Pacific region, AIESEC in Sri Lanka has been striving for excellence throughout its history of 20 years, while persevering through difficult times too. So this award is worth the wait! At IC 2016, AIESEC in Sri Lanka manifested its excellence as an entity, in inspiring the youth to make brave actions happen.