On August 6, a signing ceremony of the Memorandum of Cooperation was held between the Ministry of Defense of Georgia and the authorized higher education institutions in Georgia.
The ceremony was attended by Dr. Kakha Shengelia, President of Caucasus University and the International Association of University Presidents, who signed the memorandum.
The agreement provides for the promotion of education for the military and their families, the development of specialists with the competence to meet modern requirements, and their participation in addressing the challenges of promoting military service and social care for military personnel. In addition, within the framework of the memorandum, it is planned for the heads of the Ministry to conduct public lectures, excursions to military units, cognitive-educational projects and military research activities by the in higher education institutions.
The Minister of Defense of Georgia, Mr. Irakli Gharibashvili and the Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia, Mr. Mikheil Chkhenkeli delivered speeches at the signing ceremony.