Day of friendship between Libya and Italy

In celebration of the day of friendship between Libya and Italy, the National Centre for Modern Languages welcomed on Sunday 24 September His Excellency the Ambassador of Italy Giuseppe Perrone. Attending the event were Prof. Mohamed Nuweir Deputy Minister of Education, Prof. Nabil Nattah, President of the University of Tripoli.

Prof. Hussein Al Ageli, Director of the National Centre for Modern Languages welcomed the guests and announced the award of three initiatives by the Italian Ministry for Foreign Affairs for the training of Italian Language teachers and Italian Language teaching to the National Centre.

His Excellency the Deputy Minister also stressed the importance of cooperation between the Italy and Libya in the field of language learning and teaching.

The floor was then given to his Excellency Ambassador Perrone who talked on the role of the Italian government in supporting programmes in Libya aimed at providing opportunities for the Libyan people, which will enable them to resume their normal daily practices and activities.

An open discussion followed between His Excellency the Ambassador and the audience where students of the Italian Department at the Faculty of Languages interacted openly in a question and answer session.