Young people from Rusestii Noi volunteer to raise funds for a cleaner village
Jan 14, 2017
Young people from Rusestii Noi organized a snow-clearing event and shoveled the snow in 20 households of older and lonely persons. The local campaign „LA URAT PE CURAT” (CAROLING IN A CLEAN ENVIRONMENT) provides an opportunity to encourage native persons who migrated to donate for the purchase of a tractor for garbage disposal, snow clearing and road maintenance in their village.
Interactive Map: What are top five issues raised by women at national forums with MPs?
Jan 3, 2017
Main results and impact of 15 national parliamentary forums "Dialogue with citizens", which served as a platform for discussion between women from vulnerable groups (women from ethnic minorities, women with disabilities, rural women with low incomes, elderly women, single mothers, etc.) and members of the Parliament, are now illustrated in an interactive map.
An innovative model of rural development is implemented in Gagauzia and Taraclia with the support of the European Union
Dec 19, 2016
The EU Leader approach, used for more than 20 years as an efficient rural development tool in many European countries – is being applied in ATU Gagauzia and Taraclia. The piloting of this approach is carried out with the financial support of the European Union, in the framework of “Support for Agriculture and Rural Development in ATU Gagauzia and Taraclia” (SARD) Programme.
Women’s political participation gains momentum in Moldova
Sep 29, 2016
“At university when I presented myself as a Roma, my colleagues’ facial expressions changed. One teacher even asked, why I had come to the university instead of getting married, as Roma girls do,” says Diana Leahu, a 20-year-old Roma woman from Orhei, a city 48 km north of Moldova’s capital Chișinău.
Secretary General Messages
MESSAGE ON INTERNATIONAL DAY OF WOMEN AND GIRLS IN SCIENCE
For too long, discriminatory stereotypes have prevented women and girls from having equal access to education in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). As a trained engineer and former teacher, I know that these stereotypes are flat wrong.
MESSAGE ON THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF COMMEMORATION IN MEMORY OF THE VICTIMS OF THE HOLOCAUST
Today, we honour the victims of the Holocaust, an incomparable tragedy in human history. The world has a duty to remember that the Holocaust was a systematic attempt to eliminate the Jewish people and so many others.
The Secretary-General Appeal for Peace
On my first day as Secretary-General of the United Nations, one question weighs heavily on my heart.
MESSAGE ON INTERNATIONAL MIGRANTS DAY
This has been another turbulent year for refugees and migrants. We have seen the continued devastating effect of armed conflict on civilian populations, leading to death, destruction and displacement. We have witnessed the unacceptable loss of thousands of lives of people in transit in the Mediterranean and elsewhere.