February 29, 2020 completed the course on computer use. This course was attended by 30 students from the Birinchi Kadam madrasah. During the course, students received practical and theoretical knowledge. Also, all students underwent internships in organizations where they use computer skills professionally. At the end of the course, all students successfully passed the exams and received certificates of completion.
On March 2, 2020, an examination was held at the Ravza Madrasah for a welder course. During the exam, students answered theoretical questions on the use of welding machines, safety equipment. There were also practical questions where students demonstrated skills in creating metal products. 30 students who passed the exam received a certificate of completion of the welders training course.
From 5th to 20th of February according to the letter of the interest to the M-STAR project staff visited several madrasas in South and north of the Kyrgyz Republic. During the visit in each madrasah, an analysis was made of classrooms, the number of students, and their willingness to actively participate in project activities. By end of the visit jointly with Muftiat and State commission on religious affairs of the Kyrgyz Republic will be identified beneficiary-madrasa of the M-STAR project for 2020.
On January 20, 2020, a presentation on the launch of the M-STAR project was held in the central mosque in Bishkek, and on January 27, 2020, in the regional kazyat in Osh. The presentation was attended by the mufti of Kyrgyzstan Maksatbek Azhy Toktomushev, the head of the education department of the muftiate Akimzhan Ergeshov, representatives of the AVEP Public Fund, directors of the madrasah and representatives of Kazyyat. For their part, AVEP representatives presented the main achievements for 2019 and plans for 2020. There was also a presentation on the basic requirements for participating in the M-STAR project. At the end of the event, the Muftiate gave the directors of the madrasah time until February 6 to send a letter of interest to the Muftiate for participation in the M-STAR project.
From December 11 to 12, 2019 in Osh, a training on the basics of Oratory was held for teachers of madrassas from the southern regions.
The main purpose of the training was to improve and develop the skills of students in public speaking and persuasion.