PAS Civic Education Program in Kayes

A team from the Embassy Public Affairs Section, accompanied with Arabic author Ibrahima Ongoiba, travelled to Kayes from February 10 to 14, 2014. Mr. Ongoiba conducted a three-day-seminar with Arabic Teachers in Kayes on how to best use the Civic Education books he wrote for Medersa students. He also conducted live discussion sessions with hundreds of Arabic students on the contents of the books. On their part, the Cultural Specialist and the IRC Director from the Embassy Public Affairs Section led English classes on the Civil Rights Movement in the U.S. at Lycee Dougoukolo Konare de Kayes.