Minister of Education, Youth and Information Invitation Program
(From left: Ambassador Allicock; Executive Assistant to Minister Reid Ms. Smith; Chief Educational Officer, Ministry of Education, Youth and Information Dr. McLean; Minister of Education, Youth and Information Mr. Reid; Parliamentary Secretary of Foreign Affairs Mr. Takei; Director of National Educational Trust Ms. Harris; National Education Trust consultant Mrs. Dunwell; APIC trustee Mr. Shimanouchi; and executive director of the Caribbean Maritime Institute Dr. Pinnock)
On July 10th, APIC Executive Director Sato and APIC Secretary General Araki each gave their briefings of the itinerary of their staying in Japan, the group went to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and called on the Parliamentary Secretary of Foreign Affairs Mr. Shunsuke Takei. In the evening a dinner party was held by APIC where Secretary Takei, Ambassador Allicock were in attendance, along with other attendees with deep ties to Jamaican and Japanese educational organizations. At the end of the dinner, APIC President Mr. Peter Sato and others took photos together, making the night a relaxing, meaningful event.
(Minister Reid (left) and Parliamentary Secretary of Foreign Affairs Mr. Takei (right) at the dinner party)
(Visiting the coffee maker UCC at their Tokyo Headquarters. From left: Minister Reid, Ueshima Coffee Co. President Ueshima)
(Minister Reid (right) at Sophia University meeting University President Terumichi)
(Minister Reid (left) shaking hands with Minister of Education Mr. Matsuno (right))
(Everyone at Marubeni Co. Tokyo Headquarters)
(Minister Reid (left) at Tagajo City Hall, Miyagi, meeting Mayor Kikuchi (right))
(Minister Reid participating in a disaster studies class at Miyagi Prefectural Tagajo High School)
(Everyone visiting Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology)
(Minister Reid observing a class at Tokyo’s Koishikawa Secondary School)
After the participants returned to Jamaica, an article in Jamaica’s main paper was written about Minister Reid’s visit to Sendai, Tagajo City and his desire to add a disaster studies class in Jamaica.
Please click HERE for the original article.
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