The Minister of Education meets with the Regional Director of UNICEF and discusses with her means of advancement in all educational fields

Baghdad The Minister of Education, Ibrahim Names Al-Jubouri, met with the UNICEF Regional Director in the Middle East and North Africa, Adele Khodr, and discussed with her ways to upgrade the educational pyramid in all fields.

The ministry stated in a statement that “the meeting included a discussion of a number of issues and files related to the work of” UNICEF “in Iraq and the role of the organization in supporting the Ministry of Education within the paragraphs of implementing the government program by working to improve the level of education and taking measures that support women and enhance their status in society and return displaced to education.

Al-Jubouri emphasized “the importance of strengthening partnerships with accredited international organizations that directly contribute to supporting the education sector.”

For her part, Khodr expressed “UNICEF’s readiness to organize supportive programs for education in accordance with the priorities set by the Ministry,” noting “the tangible development in the educational fields in the past few years, which will have positive impacts on the education sector in Iraq.”

Source: National Iraqi News Agency