Cambodian Minister of Education Comes to MGIMO

Cambodian Minister of Education Comes to MGIMO

13 October 2017

October 13th, MGIMO Rector Anatoly Torkunov had a meeting with the Minister of Education, Youth and Sports of the Kingdom of Cambodia, Hang Chuon Naron. Also attending on MGIMO’s side were the Vice-Rector for General Affairs Artem Malgin, the Director of the ASEAN Center Viktor Sumsky and members of the faculty.

Hang Chuon Naron graduated from MGIMO’s School of International Economic Relations in 1988, and completed his post-graduate studies at the University in 1991. The Minister extended his thanks toMGIMO for all the knowledge and experience he gained at his Alma Mater. The Rector expressed gratitude to the Minister for his significant contribution to enhancing Russian-Cambodian relations.

The sides discussed bilateral relations, cooperation in education and the projects of the ASEAN Center. They also mulled over the plan for MGIMO to assist Cambodia in creating an Institute of International Relations.

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