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05
Oct
Informal Meetings of Ministers
Informal Meeting of Education Ministers
05.10.2012updated
Location: 'FILOXENIA' Conference Centre, Lefkosia (Nicosia)

The Ministers of Education of the member states of the European Union and candidate countries are invited to participate in the Informal Meeting of Education Ministers. During the meeting, the Ministers will have the opportunity to exchange views and good practices on the role of education and training regarding the economical development of the European countries and the personal welfare of the European citizens. In addition, the issue of literacy will be explored during the meeting. Many young people in Europe lack basic literacy skills, a fact which hinders their employability and may lead to social exclusion. The Presidency will promote the adoption of Council Conclusions on the issue of literacy, seeking to tackle illiteracy by providing qualitative education and training.


Competent Ministry:
Ministry of Education and Culture

Contact Person:
Dr Niki Papadopoulou Papa,
Head of the EU and International Affairs Office
Ministry of Education and Culture
Tel: +357 22800697, +357 22800508
Tel (mob): +357 99662888
Email: npapa@moec.gov.cy

DOCUMENTS

VENUE

'FILOXENIA' Conference Centre, Lefkosia (Nicosia)


Aglantzia Avenue
Coordinates35.154564 33.379765