Education Minister meets Dutch Ambassador

Amman, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research Walid Maani commended ties between Jordan and the Netherlands in all fields, especially educational and cultural spheres.

During a meeting with Dutch Ambassador to Jordan Barbara Joziasse, Maan said Jordan is keen on keeping abreast of international developments in the field of higher education through improving curricula and academic programs and promoting technical, vocational and technical education.

He called on Jordanian higher education institutions to benefit from Dutch expertise in the field of conducting applied scientific research that will contribute to finding solutions to problems facing sectors of health, energy, environment and water.

The Dutch Ambassador lauded the progress of Jordan’s higher education institutions, stressing her country’s keenness to promote and encourage bilateral cooperation with Jordan in the future.

Source: Jordan News Agency