The government of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the British Council on educational cooperation in London.
The MoU was signed by Syed Iftikhar Ali Gillani, Minister for Education AJK, and Sir Ciaran Devane, CEO of the British Council at a high level meeting.
The meeting was attended by Prime Minister AJK Raja Farooq Haider Khan, Pakistan High Commissioner to the UK Syed Ibne Abbas, and senior officials from the AJK government and the British Council.
The MoU aims to formalise the partnership between the AJK government and the British Council in the field of education.
It also provides a reassurance to implement existing programmes in areas of youth engagement, arts, English language training, examinations, libraries, and education.
Furthermore, it will support education sector reforms of the government of AJK.
Reporter. Pakistan AJK govt signs MoU on education with British Council. ARY News, January 24, 2017.