Education minister meets UNICEF Representative

2020-02-14 15:28:25

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg met with UNICEF Representative in Mongolia Alex Heikens on February 13.

At the meeting, they exchanged views on collaborating in making a plan to ensure the readiness of education, culture, science and sports sector in times of risky situations of disaster and in building capacity of personnel to reduce potential loss. Firsthand, the sides concurred to collaborate in formulating the plan and guidance of preparedness of educational institutes in case of extending the term of quarantine in prevention of the coronavirus spread, and resuming school activities.

Moreover, the sides agreed to study possibilities to introduce good practices of other countries in developing televised and online classes and lifelong education for parents and caregivers.