Hamadeh, Shorter take up Brussels conference decisions
National Education and Higher Education Minister, Marwan Hamadeh, met on Monday at his ministerial office with British Ambassador to Lebanon, on top of a delegation from the British State Department for International Development, with talks reportedly touching on UK contributions to support the project aimed to secure education for the displaced students.
Talks also touched on the international commitment on the long term to secure continual provision of education for the Lebanese students and refugees in public schools.
On emerging, Ambassador Shorter said that talks dwelt on strengthening relations between the UK and Lebanon on the educational and developmental levels, in addition to the follow-up of the decisions by the recent Brussels Conference related to the Syrian refugees in Lebanon, and to continue to stand by Lebanon and providing support in this dossier.
On the other hand, Minister Hamadeh met with Industry Minister, Hussein Hajj Hassan, whereby they discussed educational matters related to the Beqa district and Baalbek-Hermel in particular.
Source: National News Agencyhttps://syrianewsgazette.com/hamadeh-shorter-take-up-brussels-conference-decisions/General