Pales­tine’s am­bas­sador in Tralee

The Kerryman (Tralee Edition) - - NEWS - By SI­MON BROUDER

PALES­TINE’S am­bas­sador to Ire­land vis­ited Tralee on Tues­day as a guest of the Kerry Educ­tion and Train­ing Board.

Ah­mad Ab­del­razek had been in­vited to visit the county cap­i­tal by Cathaoir­leach of the Kerry ETB Cllr Jim Fin­u­cane. Mr Ab­del­razek ar­rived in Tralee on Tues­day when he was given a tour of the KETB fa­cil­ity in Mon­aval­ley.

The am­bas­sador met with the KETB Fur­ther Ed­u­ca­tion and Train­ing man­age­ment team and was given a guided tour of the cen­tre by KETB Di­rec­tor of Fur­ther Ed­u­ca­tion and Train­ing Owen O’Don­nell.

The pur­pose of the visit was to pro­vide an op­por­tu­nity for the am­bas­sador to view the modern train­ing cen­tre in op­er­a­tion. Op­por­tu­ni­ties for fu­ture col­lab­o­ra­tion were also be dis­cussed.

Mr Ab­del­razek was also given an overview of the KETB and the full range of pro­grammes it runs across the county.

“We are de­lighted to wel­come the Am­bas­sador to visit our train­ing cen­tre and pro­vide the am­bas­sador with an op­por­tu­nity to dis­cuss the pro­grammes that we pro­vide and see the fa­cil­i­ties that we have to sup­port the de­liv­ery of our pro­grammes,” said Cllr Fin­u­cane.

“I hope the am­bas­sador finds the visit in­for­ma­tive and we look for­ward to fur­ther en­gage­ment and ex­plor­ing op­por­tu­ni­ties for fu­ture col­lab­o­ra­tion,” he said.

Photo Dom­nick Walsh Eye Fo­cus

Owen O’Don­nell, Di­rec­tor of Fur­ther Ed­u­ca­tion and Train­ing of Kerry ETB (left) and Cathaoir­leach of Kerry ETB Cllr Jim Fin­u­cane (right) giv­ing Pales­tian Am­bas­sador Mr Ah­mad Ab­del­razek a tour of the Kerry ETB fa­cil­ity in Mon­aval­ley on Tues­day.

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