Recently, a group of faculty members of the department "Commodity research, examination of goods and technology" returned from Riga (Latvia), participated in the weekly training program based on the Latvian Agricultural University.
The working joint Workshop for approval of study modules and their plans (T2.3.) combined with the Project Management team meeting (T7.2.) was hold from October 31 to November 4, 2017 at the Kyrgyz Economic University, named after M. Ryskulbekova, Bishkek.
The Agreement on Cooperation between the Latvian University of Agriculture (LLU) and the National Association of Small and Medium Business of Tajikistan (NASMB) was signed in the end of September 2017, in Jelgava, Latvia, within the framework of the visit of Tajik delegation of entrepreneurs and teachers of national universities (as KPITTU named after Academician M.Osimi and TAU named after S.Shotemur.
Within the framework of HECAFS cooperation program, a five-day study visit to Latvia at the last week of September, was organized for teachers of two higher educational institutions of Tajikistan (KPITTU named after M. Osimi and TAU named after Sh.Shotemur) and Kyrgyzstan (KSTU named after I.Razzakov and KEU named after M. Ryskulbekov), as well as for the group of entrepreneurs of two countries. The purpose of the trip was to get acquainted with the activities of the Latvia University of Agriculture (LUA), its faculties, management structures and educational processes. It was also planned to visit research laboratories, sanitary-veterinary services and industrial plants.
A working visit to Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan of the Latvian delegation involved in the food-processing sector held in the last decade of August 2017.
On July 5, 2017, the Round table on presentation of the Analysis of the Situation in Higher Education, Production and Processing of Food Products Related to Quality and Security Issues in Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan was held in Dushanbe.
Two workshops were held within the project HECAFS for definition of the study modules to be developed and selection of bachelor and master level study programmes they will be integrated. The first event was held on May 11-13, 2017 in Khujand (Tajikistan), the second on May 15-18, 2017 in Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan).
В Кыргызском экономическом университете им. М.Рыскулбекова 17 мая прошла рабочая встреча партнеров из университетов Европейского союза с преподавателями-участниками проекта, представлявшие Институт коммерции, товароведения и ресторанного бизнеса, и кафедры «Товароведение, экспертиза товаров и технологии».
12 апреля 2017 года в отеле «Бурана», село Арал, Кыргызской Республики, состоялся национальный семинар для университетов, соответствующих государственных органов и учреждений, менеджеров пищевой безопасности и пище-перерабатывающих предприятий.
In the time period May 11-18, 2017, partners from EU countries will meet with Tajikistan's partners in Khujand and with Kyrgyzstan's partners in Bishkek.