A Group of Friends of Education and Lifelong Learning was set up
A Group of Friends of Education and Lifelong Learning was set up on January 24 2019 at the United Nations in New York, with the active participation of Bulgaria. The objectives of the Group, which Bulgaria has jointed, are in line with the outlined priorities in UNESCO’s Programs.
On the occasion of the establishment of the Group the Permanent Representative of Bulgaria to the UN, Ambassador Georgi Panayotov, made a statement. In his speech he referred to the literary schools established in the 9th century in Bulgaria and pointed out that education occupies a priority place in the Bulgarian society and in the work of the Bulgarian government.