Predrag Sustar

Minister: Croatia to continue helping Croats in Bosnia and Herzegovina

"The reason we are here is that we want to facilitate the absorption of EU funds as well as help Bosnia and Herzegovina, notably the Croat people here, prepare for accession to the EU," Sustar...

Curriculum reform initiative slams outgoing education minister

The Initiative said that during the upcoming election campaign it would request that those running for office stress the importance of the education reform and present plans to continue with the ...

PM, ministers discuss Croat hooliganism at Euro 2016

Attending the meeting were Foreign Minister Miro Kovac, Minister of the Interior Vlaho Orepic, Justice Minister Ante Sprlje and Science, Education and Sports Minister Predrag Sustar.

Croatia Can Do Better initiative says education minister must step down

It called on Sustar to step down, noting that citizens wanted the parliament to adopt conclusions supporting the reform, the expert team and the reform model.

Minister says comprehensive curricular reform too important to be personalised

The curricular reform is too important to be politicised and personalised as it is a system that will be in force for many years, the minister said, calling on all participants in the process "to...

Sustar not considering resignation

Science, Education and Sport Minister Predrag Sustar told reporters on Thursday, a day after supporters of the curriculum reform demanded his resignation at a string of protest rallies across the...

President holds ad hoc meeting on curriculum reform

After the meeting, Jokic said dialogue was open but stopped short of saying if he would change his mind and continue as head of the expert team.

Sustar calls on Jokic and his team to return and complete work on curriculum reform

Science, Education and Sport Minister Predrag Sustar on Friday called on the head of the task force for comprehensive curriculum reform, Boris Jokic, and his team to return and complete their work...

Minister says won't relieve curricular reform expert team of duty, gov't supports reform

Earlier in the day Jokic and his team tendered irrevocable resignations due to political pressure, saying their decision was final and non-negotiable.

Resignation of curricular reform team elicits strong reactions

"Instead of discussing progress and life-long learning as a must in the 21st century, Croatia is unfortunately experiencing the termination of one of the most important reforms," said the party....

Minister believes schools should teach more about Jasenovac and Holocaust

Sustar believes that Croatia's entire past should be studied in a scientific, calm, expert and civilised manner - both the phases of success that we can be proud of and those that were shameful....

Minister: New model of subsidies for school transportation as of next school year

"Money will be available. The new model will be introduced as of the next school year," Sustar said in an interview with Nova TV when asked if students would be given money for transportation in...

Education, social policy, labour ministers talk 2016 draft budget

In the 2016 draft budget, the government plans to cut public transport subsidies for secondary school students, Education Minister Predrag Sustar said on Thursday after a government session.

Agreements inked for EUR 30.6 mn reconstruction of dorms

A co-financing agreement to reconstruct dormitories in Zagreb and Osijek valued at more than 233 million kuna was signed on Tuesday in Zagreb.

IRB presents EU-funded project designed to strengthen research capacity in theoretical physics

The European project for the strengthening of research capacity in theoretical physics RBI-T-WINNING, which is financed with close to one million euros from the HORIZON 2020 programme, will boost...