VISIT OF GEORGIAN MINISTER OF EDUCATION TO ARMENIA SCHEDULED FOR AUTUMN
Aug 17, 2007
YEREVAN, AUGUST 17, NOYAN TAPAN. A visit of the Georgian minister of
education to Armenia is scheduled for the autumn, the RA minister
of education and science Levon Mkrtchian stated at the August 17
press conference. According to him, in particular, the issue of
getting permission to use the guidebooks and the whole preparatory
educational package of the RA ministry of education and science in
Armenian schools of Javakhk will be discuused during this visit.
In the minister’s words, the issue of opening an Armenian-Georgian
university in Jaavakhk will also be addressed. He said that at the
time a proposal was made to open a branch of one of the Armenian
universities in Javakhk but the response of the Georgian authorities
was not positive. L. Mkrtchian expressed a hope that this time the
Georgian side has no grounds for rejecting the friendly proposal to
open an Armenian-Georgian university.