28.1 C
Sierra Leone
Tuesday, January 31, 2023

U.N’s Guterres Commends President Bio’s Commitment to Education

HomeNewsU.N’s Guterres Commends President Bio’s Commitment to Education

U.N’s Guterres Commends President Bio’s Commitment to Education

Date:

Related stories

New Lungi Airport will turnover over 1.2M passengers yearly

The New Freetown International Airport situated in Lungi, Port...

NPPA Releases First Quater 2023 Public Procurement Price Norm

The Board, Management and Staff of the National Public...

Labour Ministry Engages Saudi Team on Labour Migration

The Deputy Minister of Labour and Social Security, Lansana...

Women’s Rights Advocate, Dr Blyden Donates 100 Bags Cements to Dr. Fatima Bio’s Hospital Project

Women's Rights Advocate, Dr. Sylvia Olayinka Blyden yesterday 26th...

Sierra Leone, Jamaica to Sign MoU on Strengthening Tourism Cooperation

In a bid to boost Sierra Leone’s tourism sector...

The United Nations Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres has commended Sierra Leone’s President Dr. Julius Maada Bio for his commitment to education and expressed interest in deepening cooperation with Sierra Leone.

This was during a bilateral meeting at the United Nations Headquarters earlier today, the eve of Leaders Day at the Transforming Education Summit.

He also thanked President Julius Maada Bio for accepting to co-chair the High-Level Steering Committee on Education.

The Leaders Day at the Transforming Education Summit (16, 17 & 19 September 2022) will be dedicated to the presentation of National Statements of commitment by Heads of State and Government in the form of Leaders Roundtables.

A limited number of thematic sessions will also be held to place a focus on cross-cutting priorities for transforming education. Leaders Day will also feature the presentation of the Summit Youth Declaration and the Secretary-General’s Vision Statement for Transforming Education.

The Transforming Education Summit is being convened in response to a global crisis in education- one of equity and inclusion, quality and relevance. Often slow and unseen, this crisis is having a devastating impact on the futures of children and youth worldwide.

The Summit provides a unique opportunity to elevate education to the top of the global political agenda and to mobilise action, ambition, solidarity and solutions to recover pandemic-related learning losses and sow the seeds to transform education in a rapidly changing world.

Business News

Subscribe

- Never miss a story with notifications

- Gain full access to our premium content

- Browse free from up to 5 devices at once

Western Area School Feeding Targets 57,530 Pupils

The Ministry of Basic and Senior Secondary Education in partnership with Plan International (MBSSE) has officially launched the School Feeding Programme in the Western...