The Ministry of Education through the National Commission on Higher Education and the United States-based American International Accreditation Association has signed a memorandum of understanding.
The MOU is aimed at the accreditation of schools in Liberia to improve student’s learning outcomes, improve institutions of higher learning and help with academy achievement and success among others.
Speaking at a news conference in the conference room of the Ministry of Education over the weekend, the President of the American International Accreditation Association Dr. Ronald Korich said his institution is not just limited to accrediting schools, but it is also involved in partnering to enhance quality education in an institution of Higher Learning.
Dr. Korich further that the AIAA purpose is to help institutions focus on their improvement, find ways to invest in learning, and advance to the United Nations’ sustainable development goals.
Meanwhile, Education Minister Prof. Ansu Sonii expressed gratitude to the AIAA for partnering with the National Commission on Higher Education, stating that the partnership will be a win-win outcome for the Commission on Higher Education.
He cautioned institutions of higher learning in the country to take advantage of the partnership, and ensure that their institutions are accredited.