The Secretary General of the MRU, Ambassador Medina Wesseh, said the MOU would address many areas of cooperation and partnership as it relates to education, ITC, peace building and further promoting democratic institutions in the MRU basin. According to dispatch from Paris, France, Ambassador Wesseh was speaking when she held talks with UNESCO Deputy Director Mr. Getachew Engida at the UNESCO Headquarters in Paris. She said these centers will help in training young men and women who will contribute positively to the development of the MRU region. The UNESCO Deputy Director Mr. Engida commended Ambassador Wesseh for the commendable ideas and also pledged UNESCO unflinching support in ensuring that the programs of the MRU are implemented. He said the MRU has a unique opportunity of multi-lingualism, mixed culture and a renewed sense of national building and national cohesion.
Source: Front Page Africa April 15, 2018 23:58 UTC