Status of Education in Aden reviewed by American Team [Archives:2005/821/Local News]

March 3 2005

Aden Bureau
Coordinator of the American embassy in Yemen visited Governorate of Aden Tuesday last week in order to explore the educational system and what interventions and support the American embassy could provide in this context.

In his reception was Dr. Abdullah Ahmed al-Nihari director of Ministry of Education's office in Aden, who explained the on going educational projects and the importance given to this sector especially with the continuous increase in population.

The visit included reviewing the construction of al-Areesh school and other projects that are likely to be supported by the American Embassy in Yemen such as adding new classrooms to a number of schools and three projects in the health sector including restoration of a health center and expansion of two health centers. Mr.Ali Saeed head of planning department in the health office at the governorate and engineer Khaled Abdulwahab Ahmed head of the projects department at the education office at the governorate were among the people discussing the forthcoming projects.