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Libraries to be made for life-long learning by Education Minister

Education Minister Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh says government is focused on proceeding with its endeavors to make open libraries vivacious and associated spaces forever long learning. 


"Our open libraries the nation over will keep on being bolstered as we have done in the course of recent years and make them associated and energetic spaces forever long learning. 


"We are at present furnishing open libraries with PCs and interfacing them to the web to empower them to offer more open doors for our residents who don't have their own gadgets and PCs to likewise profit," he said. 


This was in the discourse conveyed for his sake by Gifty Twum Ampofo, Delegate Education Minister accountable for TVET, at the virtual conference of the main alumni of the Federation of Learning (CoL) and Coursera Workforce Recuperation Program. 


Region of Learning and Coursera went into an organization with the Ghana Library Authority (GhLA) to reveal an activity to help Ghanaians to select on more than 3800 cautiously curated courses online conveyed by top colleges and organizations. 


Education Minister and Leader Overseer of the Ghana Library Authority, Hayford Siaw 


This activity tries to offer 50,000 ward residents a chance to achieve new abilities to upgrade work prospects in this COVID-19 period. The venture, propelled in May 2020 by CoL and Coursera, as of now has 12,227 Ghanaians enlisted. 


The Tuesday virtual meeting saw the acknowledgment of more than 2,000 Africans who have moved on from their chosen online courses. Ghana had the most elevated number of alumni of more than 1,200. 


The Minister of Education informed chose Ghanaians to make use with respect to the chance; "I wish to support all Ghanaians who have been chosen to focus on finishing their course modules, tasks and in particular, gain new aptitudes to make you applicable for the activity market or start your own ventures" he expressed. 


Talking on the meeting, the Chief Head of the Ghana Library Authority, Hayford Siaw stated, "the GhLA will constantly guarantee that Ghanaians approach open doors for self-advancement to empower them to get appealing hands on advertise, particularly during this pandemic period". 


Mr Siaw additionally expressed that he was energized Ghana has the most noteworthy number of recipients on this program and he anticipates working with CoL and other advancement accomplices to offer a greater amount of such chances.

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Coursera Ghana Library Authority Gifty Twum Ampofo Hayford Siaw TVET

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