Ambassador gets acquainted with conditions of students studying in Cuba

2021-02-23 16:21:34

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. On February 19-23, Mongolian Ambassador to Cuba Sh. Battsetseg met with officials of Cuban universities, including Medical University of Camagüey, the University of Medical Sciences of Cienfuegos, the Latin American School of Medicine in Havana, and Technological University of Habana José Antonio Echeverría, where Mongolian students study, and personally got acquainted with the learning and living environment of the students.

At the meetings, the parties exchanged views on the matters regarding the risks to students having class suspensions due to ongoing pandemic quarantines for the last 12 months and mobilization of medical school students for public check-ups, improvement of sterilization and protection conditions as well as some difficulties faced by students due to shortages of foods and other products in the country.

The academic performance, efforts and participation of Mongolian students studying in Cuba are appraised good in most schools.

The Ambassador handed over to the students the aid provided by the ‘Fund to assist Mongolian citizens’ of the Consular Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia.