International students showed contemporary lifestyles and invited visitors to taste traditional food and drinks. It all took place yesterday, in a crowded Lindellhallen.

The global village, as the event is called, was organized by the buddy program and by AIESEC’s Umeå chapter. AISEC is the largest student youth organization in the world.

The event saw internationals students from Brazil, Italy, Netherlands, Switzerland, Taiwan, Singapore, Mexico and Tanzania.

The internationals showed their cultural backgrounds in many ways, some were very keen to show their contemporary lifestyle, while other chose to show their traditional food and drinks special to their home countries.

Check out more from the event in the pictures.

Text and photo:
Haile Negussie