Education Minister on official visit to Tehran

Education Minister Costas Champiaouris will pay an official visit to Iran in the framework of which he will hold contacts with Iranian officials and sign Memoranda of Understanding for cooperation in different fields.

Champiaouris will meet on Saturday with Iran’s Minister of Science with whom he will sign a Memorandum of Understanding for Cooperation in the fields of Science, Research and Technology.

The Education Minister will also hold meetings with Ali Asghar Mounesan, head of Cultural Heritage, Handcrafts and Tourism Organization of Iran, Bagher Larijani, Deputy Minister of Medical Education, and Sorena Sattari, vice president for science and technology.

On Monday, Champiaouris will sign a Memorandum of Understanding with Ashraf Boroujerdi, Director of Irans National Library and Archives Organiation, for cooperation between the Cyprus Library and the National Library of Iran.

The Minister will also visit universities.

Source: Cyprus News Agency