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“Skills development for Poultry Feed production: strengthening cooperation between the Agricultural University and poultry producers.”

In January 2019, activities started for capacity strengthening at the Agricultural University on poultry feed production. Currently, rising agricultural production is a priority of government support. While Turkmenistan has an essential potential to expand poultry production, it depends on high-cost ...

April 1, 2020
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PRESS RELEASE: Should Turkmenistan enter WorldSkills, the world championship of vocational skills?

21 January 2020 PRESS RELEASE: Should Turkmenistan enter WorldSkills, the world championship of vocational skills? ASHGABAT, TURKMENISTAN. This is the question asked during a workshop on 22 and 23 January 2020 at the Construction College Ashgabat. One hundred forty principals, ...

March 19, 2020
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The second round of NIS workshops 13 – 17 January 2020

ASHGABAT, TURKMENISTAN, 13 January 2020. From 13 to 17 January 2020, we continued the series of seminars, hosted by the National Education Institute of Turkmenistan hosts two seminars and implemented by Nazarbayev Intellectual Schools JSC Kazakhstan (NIS). Below we provide ...

January 23, 2020
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Learner’s feedback from first week of NIS workshops

ASHGABAT, TURKMENISTAN, 13 January 2020. From 6 to 10 January 2020, the National Education Institute of Turkmenistan hosts two seminars, implemented by Nazarbayev Intellectual Schools JSC Kazakhstan (NIS) and organized by the EU project "Support of the Turkmenistan Education System". ...

January 13, 2020
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Interviews with the participants of the Sixth meeting of the Steering Committee of the EU project “Support for the Education System of Turkmenistan”

Johannes Stenbaek Madsen, Head of the Cooperation Department, EU Delegation to the Republic of Kazakhstan: The critical components of the new EU Strategy for Central Asia are sustainability and prosperity. These two pillars aim to empower people to reach their ...

October 23, 2019
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“Introduction to Web Development”, 16 – 21 September 2019

Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, 21 September 2019. The first ten participants completed the seminar "Introduction to Web Development" and received a certificate, see also the press release. During the six-day training, they became familiar with the requirements of how to structure and ...

September 25, 2019
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Visit of Dimitris Bakolas, Project Director, to Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, 26 – 30 August 2019

Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, 29 August 2019. Mr Bakolas, Project Director and President of European Profiles, visited the project from 26 to 30 August 2019. On Tuesday, 27 August, he met with the Ministry of Education: Ms Aknabat Atabaeva, Deputy Minister; Mr ...

September 2, 2019
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Moving towards international standards in Accounting and Finance. 5 August 2019

Since the beginning of this year, Turkmenistan adopted the International standards in Accounting and Finance (IFRS) and made them mandatory for the whole country. The EU project "Support for the Education System in Turkmenistan", with the support and coordination of ...

August 15, 2019
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Knowledge and skills to ignite creativity: A seminar on Digital Content Creation at NIET

The National Institute of Education of Turkmenistan, with organisational and financial support from the European Union project "Support for the Education System in Turkmenistan", organised a seminar on the development of digital content as a contribution to the national concept ...

July 2, 2019
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Seminar: “Basics of Digital competencies”, 22 April to 11 May 2019

From April 22 to April 27 2019, the EU project in close cooperation with the Ministry of Education and the National Institute of Education of Turkmenistan organised a seminar on “Basics of digital competencies”. 30 teachers of secondary vocational schools ...

April 29, 2019
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