The French Government, wants to support The Gambia in Education, helping students to become familiar with the French language says Xavier Wasson, Cooperation Attaché at the French Embassy in Dakar.
During an interview, at the Alliance Française de Gambie, he explained that Education was one of the main priority of French President Emmanuel Macron.
Xavier Wasson further explained that he wanted to work in collaboration with the Ministry of Education to prioritize the learning of the French language in the country.
“We are currently working with a group of educational advisers appointed by the Ministry of Education as well as the Alliance Française to enable them to improve the learning of French in schools.”
He added that in Dakar, a large-scale meeting took place, the Regional University – BELC, organized jointly by the CIEP and the French Embassy. 73 participants from 12 countries including The Gambia. 10 students from the University of The Gambia are currently there for a Special Training.