Croatian Minister of Science and Education Radovan Fuchs on Thursday met with Hungary's Minister for Human Resources Miklos Kasler to talk about the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on education.
The two ministers discussed the challenges in education as a consequence of the pandemic, the ministry said in a press release.
Minister Fuchs presented Croatia's experience in planning the new school year and the option of three models to conduct classes based on epidemiological circumstances. The ministry added that they also discussed continuing cooperation and defining new cooperation programs in the field of education and science.
The Croatian ministry notes that the two ministers discussed possible joint science projects, particularly within the scope of European research programs.
The ministers agreed that all countries are faced with similar challenges as a consequence of the pandemic which require common responses to the crisis, and concluded that it was essential to continue close cooperation in the coming period.