Ministry of Defense – TRM Partnership Agreement Signed
CHISINAU, August 8, 2011 — The Partnership Agreement signed by the Ministry of Defense and “Teleradio-Moldova” Company is a public partnership meant to educate young generations in term of commitment to nation, country, national customs, history, symbols and ideals, Vitalie Marinuta stated Monday, August 8, during the signing ceremony of the Partnership Agreement for mutual media cooperation between the Ministry of Defense and “Teleradio-Moldova” Company.
The President of “Teleradio-Moldova” Company, Constantin Marin, pointed out the Ministry of Defense and “Teleradio-Moldova” Company had been working together for a long time. However, this partnership had not reached the expected level yet.
“Our cooperation should develop and this agreement marks a new beginning to that. The Ministry of Defense communicates with the society through ‘Teleradio-Moldova’ Company. Thus, our goal is to establish a bridge or a liaison between the citizen and the army, which is considered to be one of the institutions people trust most”, Constantin Marin specified.
The Partnership Agreement between the Ministry of Defense and TRM Company highlights the further cooperation of the signatories in term of production and broadcast of the TV program “La Datorie” on Moldova 1 TV Channel and the radio program “Scutul Patriei” on Radio Moldova. The agreement also states the Ministry of Defense and “Teleradio-Moldova” Company will organize historical and military patriotic contests for young men and conscripts. According to the agreement, these contests will be covered both by “Scutul Patriei” program, as well as other youth programs produced by Radio Moldova.
The signatory parties agreed to mention the partner’s name in all the joint actions and media products. Thus, the Ministry of Defense will post each edition of the programs “La Datorie” and “Scutul Patriei” with the Moldova 1 and Radio Moldova logos on the Ministry’s of Defense webpage www.army.md and the Ministry’s of Defense YouTube account www.youtube.com/mdnationalarmy.
The Ministry of Defense — TRM first joint project will start Tuesday, August 9. The project is entitled “Scrie istoria. Fii independent alaturi de Radio Moldova si Armata Nationala” (Make the History. Enjoy Independence with Radio Moldova and the National Army) and it will be held at Andries and Cusmarita summer camps from Ivancea village, Orhei, and Raculesti village, Criuleni. Contests and competitions will be organized for the children spending their holidays in these camps. These activities are meant to promote national values on the 20th anniversary of Republic of Moldova Independence Day and the National Army Foundation Day.
The term of the Media Cooperation Agreement between the Ministry of Defense and “Teleradio-Moldova” Company is one year. This term will be prolonged unless the parties complain about the ignorance of responsibilities assumed.