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Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi visits the Italian Bilingual School (IBS)

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi visits the Italian  Bilingual School (IBS)

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Co.As.It. is honoured to have received a visit of H.E. Matteo Renzi, Prime Minister of Italy, at the Italian Bilingual School on Monday 17 November 2014.

The Prime Minister recognised the importance of Co.As.It.'s work in the promotion of Italian language and culture in Australia and commended the work of students and teachers.

The visit received extensive media coverage both locally and internationally, highlighting the contribution of Italians in Australia.

Co.As.It. recognises the contribution of the Italian Government through the Embassy of Italy and the Italian Consulate in Sydney in supporting the promotion of Italian language and culture in NSW.

Photos of the visit

Related articles:

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2014/11/17/italian-prime-minister-visits-sydney-school

http://www.repubblica.it/politica/2014/11/17/news/australia_renzi_aziende_italiane-100778864/

http://www.weeklytimes.com.au/italys-leader-in-meadowbank/