Minister of Education and Human Resource Development, Ronald Jones
Barbados will be represented at the upcoming Commonwealth Education Ministerial Steering Committee Meeting on Monday, March 30, 2009 in London, England.
Minister of Education and Human Resource Development, Ronald Jones, will attend the meeting of the Steering Committee, which is responsible for monitoring progress on attainment of education related to the Millennium Development Goals by Commonwealth member states. It will also review implementation of the educational plan of the Commonwealth Secretariat.
In addition to the monitoring and review function, the Committee will have the opportunity to preview the work plans of both the Commonwealth Secretariat and Commonwealth of Learning. It will also address issues that will be put to Ministers at the 17th Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in June.