Enhancing capacities of general education through the reconstruction of village theoretical lyceum, Dubasari District

Sector: Social     

Implemented by: Cocieri administration, local implementation committee 

Budget: 75,935 EUR

Duration: August 2012 – April 2013

Beneficiaries: over 400 children from Cocieri, Corjova, Roghi, Vasilievca, Molovata Noua villages, local community, adjacent communities, local authorities;

Short description: The village of Cocieri is located on the left bank of the Nistru River.  The population of the village is 4,496 persons, including 576 children. The school was built in 1963 and no capital repairs were ever made. Besides children from Cocieri, dozens of pupils from Roghi, Corjova, Dubasari study at the lyceum Vlad Iovita.  The reconstruction of the lyceum was reflected in the local strategy and has a great priority for the community. The administration and the Implementation Committee submitted a project proposal to carry out roof reconstruction of the theoretical lyceum, to provide children of Cocieri and adjacent communities with better conditions for school education.

Results: The project team helped to establish the local implementation committee. All technical estimates were carried out, a construction company was selected through a public tender to run the works, which reconstructed the roof. The community benefited from additional financial support provided by the Reintegration Bureau to replace the school windows. All construction works were completed in April 2013.The official opening of the reconstructed lyceum by the representatives of the local community and Ministry of Education took place on September 2, 2013. The lyceum is currently fully functional and its rehabilitation solved one of the most pressing issues for the village inhabitants;