British Ambassador visits SEEDS [Archives:2005/899/Local News]

December 1 2005

SANA'A, Nov. 28)His Excellency the British Ambassador in Sana'a, Mr. Michael Gifford, paid a visit to SEEDS Education (Skills Empowerment and Enterprise Development Solutions) centre.

During his tour of the centre's classes, he met students who are studying British educational programmes offered by SEEDS, such as the International Foundation Year (IFY), which offered by SEEDS Education. He later met the management board and discussed the possibility of cooperation and the ability of the centre to offer other international programmes.

Mr. Gifford encouraged the centre to increase its efforts to implement good-quality services. The centre is accredited by the British educational provider, NCC Education, and provides NCC's international programmes in language training, computer and management programmes in Yemen.

After his visit, the Ambassador said, 'I am pleased to see this example of growing links between Yemen and a British educational and training company like NCC Education. The British Embassy and British Council look forward to working with SEEDS and NCC in the future.'

“We are very proud that the Ambassador took the time to visit to our centre and discuss our educational services. We also discussed with him possible future cooperation between the centre