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Launch of text books for South Sudan's new school curriculum

Launch of text books for South Sudan's new school curriculum

Launch of school text books for new South Sudanese National Curriculum

Who:    H.E Dr. James Wani Igga, Vice President of South Sudan

             Hon. Deng Deng Hoc, Minister of General Education

             Chairperson of the Education Committee 

             Mr. Mohamed Ayoya, UNICEF Representative  

What:  The Ministry of General Education and UNICEF invites you to this text book launch   

When:  Thursday, 7 March 2019, 9:00am – 12:00 pm (local time; GMT+3) 

Where: Juba 1 Boys School, South Sudan 

Why:     Tomorrow is a significant day for the education sector of this country as it will adopt and launch South Sudan’s first national textbooks, covering all grades of school education. The new textbooks have been developed by Ministry of General Education and Instruction (MOGEI) and are based on the new curriculum, the first to be adopted since independence. The guest of honour at the launch event will be H.E Dr. James Wani Igga, Vice President of South Sudan. The event will be presided over by the Minister of General Education.

Please see the full agenda for the event:

09:00-10:00

Arrival of guests at the launch venue (Juba One Boys School)

10:00-10:05

National anthem

10:05-10:15

Opening prayers

10:15-10:20

Introduction (Master of Ceremony)

10:20-10:30

Remarks by UNICEF representative

10:30-10:40

Poem by a learner

10:50-11:00

Song presented by learners

11:00-11:10

Remarks by representative of State Ministers of Education

11:20-11:30

Remarks by Chairperson of the Education Committee of the TNLA

11:30-11:45

Remarks by Hon. Deng Deng Hoc Yai, Minister of General Education

11:45-12:00

Launching of textbooks by the Guest of Honor

12:00

Remarks by the Guest of Honor

End of programme, entertainment with Greenhill school band

The media is therefore invited to cover this event. 

Distributed by APO Group on behalf of UNICEF South Sudan.UNICEF South Sudan
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