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29 october / 2005

Visit of the Botswana Delegation to Russia

On October 23-29, 2005 a high-ranking delegation of the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Botswana made an official visit to the Russian Federation to explore training opportunities for Botswana students in various fields of studying, especially in medicine, science and engineering.

During the visit the delegation had talks with the representatives of the Ministry of Education and Science and the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation. The members of the delegation also visited several universities in Moscow, St.Petersburg, Rostov, Ryazan and Novgorod where they got acquainted with educational process and training methodology.

The visit was organized by the Russian Embassy in Botswana, the Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation and the Russian-African Centre for University Services (RACUS).

The visit will facilitate further development of cooperation in the field of education between Russia and Botswana.