Union Minister Dr. Nyunt Pe Attends “Shaping the Future” Education Forum

Union Minister for Education Dr. Nyunt Pe together with Permanent Secretary Dr. Kyaw San Win, left Yangon International Airport for Kazan on 5 June, to attend the International Forum of Education Ministers to be held from 7 to 9 June and they arrived in Kazan on 7 June.

During the trip, Union Minister:

  • On 7 and 8 June, Union Minister and party visited the National Library of the Republic of Tatarstan and observed the book rental system, reading rooms, and preservation of old books. The Union Minister then visited the “Uram” sports village to view the youth practising sports and the DJ School. They then visited Innopolis University in Innopolis and viewed round the undergraduate and postgraduate courses conducted by the university, dormitories, canteens and business centres on the university campus. Later, they observed the Kazan Kremlin and the Mother of God church which are UNESCO World Heritage sites in Kazan and other historic places.
  • On 8 June, Union minister attended the opening ceremony of the “Shaping the Future” Education Forum held at the Kazan IT Park in the Russian Federation, and attended the first and second parts of the plenary session.
  • In the evening of 8 June, Union Minister met Minister Mr. Falkov Valeriy of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation, Deputy Minister Mr. Mogilevskiy Konstantin, Rector Safin Lenar of the Kazan Federal University, Deputy Director Mr. Terashkevich Sergey of the Department of International Cooperation of the Ministry of Education and Counsellor Mr. Shumeykina Margarita of the Department of International Cooperation at the Federal University. They frankly discussed issues related to the provision of scholarships and further cooperation in the basic education sector, the higher education sector and the teacher training education sector of Myanmar’s Ministry of Education.
  • On 9 June, Union Minister visited the Old Tatar Sloboda in Kazan and attended a luncheon hosted by Russian Education Minister Mr. Sergey Sergeevich Kravstov held at IT Park. During the lunch, education ministers and representatives from various countries shared their experiences, discussed good results of cooperation and exchanged opinions.

The Forum was held under the theme of “Shaping the Future” and the participants exchanged views on opportunities for shaping the future of education.

Source: MWD (11-6-2023)

 

  • Union Minister for Education:
  • On 7 and 8 June, Union Minister and party visited the National Library of the Republic of Tatarstan, the “Uram” sports village to view the youth practising sports and the DJ School, the Innopolis University in Innopolis and the UNESCO World Heritage sites in Kazan and other historic places.
  • On 8 June, Union minister attended the opening ceremony of the “Shaping the Future” Education Forum, and attended the first and second parts of the plenary session.
  • During the meetings with Minister of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation and officials, they frankly discussed issues related to the provision of scholarships and further cooperation in the basic education sector, the higher education sector and the teacher training education sector of Myanmar’s Ministry of Education.
  • On 9 June, Union Minister attended a luncheon hosted by Russian Education Minister in which education ministers and representatives from various countries shared their experiences, discussed good results of cooperation and exchanged opinions.
engdate: 
Monday, June 12, 2023 - 08:30
month: 
June, 2023