Donetsk, Dec 1 – DAN. The DPR Ministry of Education is drafting a development programme for the sector until 2026, the first deputy Education minister Lyubov Volkova said.

"We prepare a development programme for 2022-2026, it includes digitalization of education, optimization of training professionals, enhancing technical basis" she said. Cooperation with the Russian Federation is one of the priorities.

Various digital programmes are being developed, such as "Abiturient (school graduate who is willing to enter a university), and online educational platforms. "Digital certificates will be issued as well," she said.

The programme of DPR social and economic development was adopted in September this year, it provides for raise of pensions, social benefits, business support, infrastructure development. *ot