The National Archaeological Reports Session (campaign 2017)
On April 18, 2018, the National Museum of History of Moldova hosted the National Session of Reports on archaeological research conducted in the Republic of Moldova in the 2017 campaign year. The session is organized by a collaboration of four specialized institutions in the country: the Ministry of Education, Culture and Research, The National Archaeological Commission, the National Archaeological Agency and the National Museum of History of Moldova. At the meeting were presented preliminary data on systematic and rescue archaeological research carried out during 2017.
30 activity reports were presented covering a wide chronological and thematic range, the result of the effort of several local research teams and several Moldovan- German and Moldovan-Polish projects with the participation of specialists from the European and CIS institutions. The research projects focused on Paleolithic sites, Eneolithic sites, monuments belonging to the Bronze and Iron Age, as well as medieval objectives, studied together by archaeologists, anthropologists, biologists, zooarcheologists, geophysicists and specialists in conservation and restoration of cultural heritage. The abstracts of the communications have been published and are accessible to the general public in the library of the National Museum of History of Moldova.