International Women’s Day

In observance of international women’s day celebrated on March 8 every year, the Minister of Education Priya Manickchand hosted a luncheon today for women in the Education Sector.  The event began with entertainment from the Theatre Guild-Guyana followed by lunch at the Gravity Lounge located on Camp and Regent Streets, a release from the Ministry of Education said today.

Education Minister Priya Manickchand (left) chatting with Director of NCERD Jennifer Cumberbatch (Ministry of Education photo)
Education Minister Priya Manickchand (left) chatting with Director of NCERD Jennifer Cumberbatch (Ministry of Education photo)

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