On April 22-24, 2016, took place the Economic Olympiad, edition of 2016, which was unfolded at the Academy of Economic Studies of Moldova.
The Olympics is organized by NGO Junior Achievement Moldova in partnership with the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Moldova and with the financial support of "Sturza Familia" Foundation, StarNet Concern, BC Moldova Agroindbank, AGEPI.
The event was attended by 59 pupils of the X-th grade from the high schools and colleges from the country, who study the "Applied Economics" program. Through participants was: 35 boys and 24 girls (X-th-13 boys and 10 girls, 11th-11 boys and 9 girls, 12th-11 boys and 5 girls). From the urban environment, there was 52 pupils, and from the rural area - 7 students. From the total number of participants, 35 pupils are from Chisinau, 24 – outside of the municipality.
From the territorial point of view, were present pupils from 9 districts of the Republic of Moldova and one municipality, as follows: Ungheni, Drochia, Nisporeni, Leova, Edinet, Soldanesti, Ialoveni, Anenii Noi, Glodeni, and Chisinau.
According to the normative framework of unfolding the Olympiads at the school subjects, the participants had 3 astronomical hours to solve the proposed test. The subjects reflect the fields provided in the curriculum, approved by the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Moldov
The Olympic Lot is prepared by 17 teachers (13 women, 4 men) from 23 pre-university educational institutions.