Support requested to implement comprehensive child development programme

2022-01-12 13:05:46

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. On January 11, Minister of Education and Science L. Enkh-Amgalan received UNICEF Representative in Mongolia Evariste Kouassi-Komlan. In November, 2021 Mr. Evariste Kouassi-Komlan was appointed as UNICEF Representative in Mongolia.

"UNICEF reviews its country programmes conducted in 2017-2021.  It is pleased to exchange views on cooperation in the field of education at a time that the UNICEF is planning its country programme to be carried out for the next 5 years," said Mr. Enkh-Amgalan.

The Minister asked the UNICEF Representative to work together on three important issues; a support to implement a comprehensive development programme for children under three years of age, cooperation on the GIGA project to solve the problem of electricity and internet connection in preschools and schools, which is a pressing issue for e-transition in the education sector, as well as cooperation on the equal access to education for children with disabilities and children of national minorities.