Digital learning to be improved in rural areas to eliminate educational disparities

2022-09-20 16:29:47

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On September 20, Deputy Minister of Education and Science G.Ganbayar received the representatives of Meta Platforms, Inc.

During the meeting, the sides discussed the projects and programs in the field of education and activities that are aimed at improving digital learning.

Meta Platforms, Inc., in cooperation with the United Nations, is working to organize training to improve digital learning in 21 aimags of Mongolia and plans to implement a scholarship program for students from rural aimags.

The Deputy Minister expressed his support for the planned works and put forth a request to work together to ensure cyber security and address cyberbullying.

Present at the meeting were Deputy Minister of Education and Science G.Ganbayar, Regional Public Policy Director for Central Asia, Mongolia, and China at Meta George Chen, Cooperation Manager Aurora Lee, Resident Representative of Meta in Mongolia A.Byambajargal and other relevant officials.