Belize Weather: Some clouds and showers as tropical wave crosses country
July 8, 2023
honduras and china free trade
Honduras seeks Chinese investment to bridge Atlantic and Pacific coasts with ambitious $20 billion rail project
July 8, 2023

Former Argentine President Mauricio Macri visits Belize to sign landmark football-based education agreement

Posted: Saturday, July 8, 2023. 7:36 am CST.

By Breaking Belize News Staff: Prime Minister Briceno cordially received former Argentine President Mauricio Macri during a special courtesy visit yesterday. This significant event underscored an impending collaborative venture as Macri arrived in Belize to endorse an influential pact in the field of education.

The agreement, involving the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science, and Technology of Belize, the Football Federation of Belize (FFB), and the FIFA Foundation Digital Education Programme, is a landmark initiative anticipated to reach approximately 10,000 students in Belize. It will utilize the global allure of football as an innovative medium to encourage and stimulate education.

In his statement, Prime Minister Briceno shared his gratification and honor at hosting the former Argentine President. He emphasized the impending agreement’s value for Belizean students, viewing it as a unique opportunity to integrate education, culture, and football into a captivating educational platform.

This collaborative endeavor is an extension of the FIFA Foundation’s Digital Education Programme, a global initiative aimed at capitalizing on football’s universal popularity to spark learning and extend educational opportunities to youth worldwide.

This innovative collaboration is forecasted to introduce substantial enhancements to Belize’s education system, especially in digital learning. The initiative’s objective is to exploit the universal appeal and language of football to offer singular, educational opportunities to Belizean students.

As more details of the program’s implementation emerge, expectations are high that the initiative will inspire an engaging and inventive approach to learning. This development would consequently cultivate an enriched educational environment for thousands of students in Belize.

In his closing remarks, Prime Minister Briceno underlined the project’s potential to significantly impact education, culture, and future opportunities for Belize’s youth.

The visit from former Argentine President Macri signifies not only a vigorous international partnership but also ushers in a hopeful new phase in Belize’s educational landscape.


Advertise with the mоѕt vіѕіtеd nеwѕ ѕіtе іn Belize ~ We offer fully customizable and flexible digital marketing packages. Your content is delivered instantly to thousands of users in Belize and abroad! Contact us at mаrkеtіng@brеаkіngbеlіzеnеwѕ.соm or call us at 501-601-0315.


© 2023, BreakingBelizeNews.com. Content is copyrighted and requires written permission for reprinting in online or print media. Theft of content without permission/payment is punishable by law.


  • Galen University
  • Belmopan Aggregates
  • Belmopan Aggregates
  • larry waight
  • Belmopan Aggregates
  • cahal pech village resort
  • Galen University
  • Shindaiwa
  • Belmopan Aggregates