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COST Info Day in Moldova: a successful year of collaboration

On Friday 20 September, COST organised an informative day at the Ministry of Education, Culture and Research in Chișinău, Moldova. 

  • Posted on: 23.09.2019
  • Moldova

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Around 70 researchers attended the event in which representatives of the COST Administration introduced the programme, and the practicalities and benefits of participating in COST Actions. Ms Olga Duhlicher, COST National Coordinator, presented the procedure for becoming a participant, while several Moldovan COST Action participants talked about their experience in a COST network.

On Friday 20 September, COST organised an informative day at the Ministry of Education, Culture and Research in Chișinău, Moldova.  Around 70 researchers attended the event in which representatives of the COST Administration introduced the programme, and the practicalities and benefits of participating in COST Actions. Ms Olga Duhlicher, COST National Coordinator, presented the procedure for becoming a participant, while several Moldovan COST Action participants talked about their experience in a COST network.

In the context of this Info Day, Dr Primož Pristovšek, COST Head of Science Operations, met with Dr Elena Belei, State Secretary for Research, and Ms Tatiana Moraru, Head of the Directorate for Research and Innovation Policies. During the meeting, Dr Pristovšek presented how COST Actions are currently helping Moldovan researchers to take part in pan-European and interdisciplinary networks. Dr Belei recognised the role COST plays in creating opportunities for Moldovan researchers in the European Research Area. Both sides agreed COST provides key lasting links between the Moldovan research community and its counterparts in Europe.

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S&T field/scope: General | Affilation and Pillar: Research and innovation community | Geographical focus: Danube Region, Moldova