The newly appointed Director of SEAMEO Secretariat, Dr Gatot Hari Priowirjanto paid a courtesy visit to the Minister of Education, Thailand, H E Admiral Narong Pipathanasai on 30 April 2015.

H E Admiral Narong Pipathanasai welcomed and congratulated Dr Gatot Hari Priowirjanto on his appointment and confirmed the Thai Government’s support to the SEAMEO Secretariat.

The visit was made in order to strengthen cooperation with the Ministry of Education,Thailand, and informedabout the 48th SEAMEO Council Conference in Chonburi, Thailand during 6-9 May 2015.

Issues discussed include cooperation on Teacher professional Development and Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET).