Hanif to attend G8-Mena ministers’ meeting

DUBAI — Dr Hanif Hassan, Minister of Education, will attend the third ministerial meeting of G8 and Middle East and North Africa (Mena) countries to be held in Bonn this week.

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Published: Tue 20 Nov 2007, 8:56 AM

Last updated: Sun 5 Apr 2015, 4:38 AM

The two-day meeting, opening on Wednesday, will also be attended by education ministers from G8 countries, Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Russia and the US.

It aims at supporting the efforts exerted by countries of the Mena for eradication of illiteracy and adult education.

It also aims at providing the chance for the participants to present new ideas and suggestions that can lead to promoting and upgrading technical education and training.

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