25 years of cooperation United Nations - Republic of Moldova

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  • With the EU support, entrepreneurs from both banks of the Nistru River learned to increase their income by use of innovations

    Aug 18, 2017

    With the EU support, entrepreneurs from both banks of the Nistru River learned to increase their income by use of innovations

    Lean start-up, Crowdfunding, Socially Responsible Business or Human Centered Design will become working tools for 30 entrepreneurs from the right and the left bank of the Nistru River, who participated in the period of 9th and 17th of August at the Business Innovations School. The training was organized in the framework of the Support to Confidence Building Measures Programme, funded by the EU and implemented by UNDP.

  •  Everybody needs to learn more about the UN – the Essentials

    Aug 16, 2017

    Everybody needs to learn more about the UN – the Essentials

    Who came up with the name “United Nations”? Which country hosts the largest number of refugees? What disease did the UN help to eradicate in 1979? Where was the first UN peacekeeping mission?

  • More projects are initiated by migrants and communities within Diaspora Days

    Aug 8, 2017

    More projects are initiated by migrants and communities within Diaspora Days

    The Ialoveni City Hall and the Hometown Association of Ialoveni organized a meeting with their natives returned home, attended by over 50 migrants. This is the first event organized by 40 partner localities of the Migration and Local Development Project (MiDL) on the occasion of the Diaspora Days. The Project is funded by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation and is implemented by UNDP Moldova.

  • Law enforcement institutions take a step forward to mainstream gender in their work

    Aug 3, 2017

    Law enforcement institutions take a step forward to mainstream gender in their work

    The Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) takes another step towards achieving gender equality and increasing the role of women in its structures with the support of UN Women Moldova.

  • Sixty-five girls across Moldova acquired technology skills at GirlsGoIT summer camp

    Jul 31, 2017

    Sixty-five girls across Moldova acquired technology skills at GirlsGoIT summer camp

    Sixty-five girls aged 16 to 20 from 13 regions of Moldova learned web development, robotics, and 3D printing at the third edition of GirlsGoIT summer camp that took place July 21-30, 2017, in Chisinau, Moldova. The participants have also visited several technology companies, such as DAS Solutions, Moldcell, Matrix and Tekwill. Additionally, DAS Solutions offered internships for two summer camp participants.

  • Eliminate hepatitis: WHO

    Jul 28, 2017

    Eliminate hepatitis: WHO

    New World Health Organization data from 28 countries - representing approximately 70% of the global hepatitis burden - indicate that efforts to eliminate hepatitis are gaining momentum. Published to coincide with World Hepatitis Day, the data reveal that nearly all 28 countries have established high-level national hepatitis elimination committees (with plans and targets in place) and more than half have allocated dedicated funding for hepatitis responses.

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Articles

  • Public authorities and minority organizations will work together for the implementation of CERD recommendations

    Public authorities and minority organizations will work together for the implementation of CERD recommendations

    On Tuesday, 11 July, the UN Office for Human Rights organized a public discussion on the rights of minorities in the Republic of Moldova adressing the ways of implementation of the recommendations of the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD).

  • Peacekeeping is cost effective, but must adapt to new reality

    Peacekeeping is cost effective, but must adapt to new reality

    When I entered the United Nations Secretariat building for the first time as Secretary-General in January, my first act was to lay a wreath honoring more than 3,500 United Nations staff who died in the service of peace. Later that same week, two Blue Helmets were killed in the Central African Republic, where they were working to prevent violent confrontations between communities from descending into mass killings. United Nations peacekeepers place themselves in harm’s way every day, between armed groups that are trying to kill each other or to harm civilians.

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Stories

  • Story of green energy in Moldova must go on!

    Story of green energy in Moldova must go on!

    270 children from ‘Povestea’ kindergarten in Nisporeni are living a fairy-tale. They have access to an abundant amount of hot water heated by solar collectors. During winter time, they will also enjoy warm rooms heated with biomass energy. This switch to green technologies was possible with funding from the European Union offered as part of the Energy and Biomass Project.

  • The equipment that comes to life due to the passion to innovate

    The equipment that comes to life due to the passion to innovate

    Moldova Innovation Challenge Scheme (MICS) is an open grant competition that rewards innovative ideas, out-of-the-box solutions and visionary entrepreneurs from Moldova. Nicolae Oleinic is one of them.

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Secretary General Messages

  • MESSAGE ON NELSON MANDELA INTERNATIONAL DAY

    Jul 18, 2017

    MESSAGE ON NELSON MANDELA INTERNATIONAL DAY

    Nelson Mandela continues to inspire the world through his example of courage and compassion, and his commitment to social justice and a culture of freedom and peace. I had the honour of meeting Nelson Mandela several times, including during South Africa’s transition. Each time, I was struck by his wisdom, his compassion, and above all, his humility.

  • MESSAGE ON THE INTERNATIONAL DAY AGAINST DRUG ABUSE AND ILLICIT TRAFFICKING

    Jun 23, 2017

    MESSAGE ON THE INTERNATIONAL DAY AGAINST DRUG ABUSE AND ILLICIT TRAFFICKING

    Last year, at the UN General Assembly Special Session on the World Drug Problem (UNGASS), the international community took steps to mobilize a multifaceted, collective response to the full range of issues related to drug abuse and illicit trafficking. Governments came together to chart a new path forward that is more effective and humane, and leaves no one behind.