Minister Bytyqi and Ambassador Delawie discuss and support the MEST reforms

17 August 2018

Minister of Education, Science and Technology, Shyqyri Bytyqi, hosted today the Ambassador of the United States of America, Greg Delawie, with whom he talked about the education system in Kosova.

Minister Bytyqi initially thanked the American Ambassador to Kosova, Greg Delawie, for today's meeting and informed him about the overall situation in the education system and in MEST.

Also, Minister Bytyqi during this meeting discussed the steps taken so far in order to improve the education system, the situation in the Ministry, as well as the difficulties we are going through but also the determination to move things forward.

US Ambassador to Kosovo Greg Delawie said he is encouraged that MEST has identified reforms that need to be made to improve the Kosovo education sector, also within the Ministry. The US government / embassy would like to see that MEST and the Kosova government have implemented sustainable reforms because Kosova's youth deserves better.

At the end of the meeting, all parties agreed on the importance of reforms and the need for depoliticizing the education system in the country.