Transforming Education to meet the needs of the new economy

Address:Bouganvillia Conference Room Bay Gardens Hotel

Duration Date:Mar 28 , 2018

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The St. Lucia Business Community To Dialogue On  Transforming  Education To Meet The Needs Of The New Economy

 

The Education sector and its relevance to the modern economy has been a growing concern of the members of the St. Lucia Chamber of Commerce. On March 28th, 2018 Hon. Dr. Gale T.C. Rigobert, Minister for Education, Innovation, Gender Relations And Sustainable Development will address the Chamber membership on the subject “Transforming Education to meet the needs of the new economy.”

As one of the information services offered to its members The Chamber of Commerce, convenes monthly luncheons providing a forum for members to interact with experts on issues of concern to Business Community.

 The Luncheon is timely as concerns about the Education sector and its relevance to the modern economy has been further validated by the IMF Article IV Consultation. This article speaks to the Government’s need to address skills mismatch and improve labor productivity by revising the national curriculum to match market demands and provide better training opportunities across sectors.

 

Email at info@stluciachamber.org or telephone 758- 452-3165.