Moldova presents first ever auto fuel economy baseline and trends, and sets course for electric vehicles
Jul 26, 2018
The Republic of Moldova’s Carbon Finance Unit, together with the Ministry of Agriculture, Regional Development and Environment, have released the first results of an in-depth study of the country’s vehicle imports spanning 2005 – 2017.
In the words of Liliana Palihovici: “I want to help Moldovan women be better at political work than I was”
Jul 23, 2018
Formerly an MP and deputy speaker in the Moldovan Parliament and vice-president of a political party, Liliana Palihovici founded the Women 4 Leadership Academy in June 2018. Ahead of upcoming elections later this year, the Academy will train 140+ women interested in politics and decision-making in public speaking and organizing effective electoral campaigns.
Marija Risteska: “Gender responsive budgeting takes in consideration the needs and interests of women and men and creates public value”
Jun 25, 2018
The way how public budget is allocated and spent affects both women and men. How can the budget reflect equally the needs of women and men? How can the local budget cover the most important issues of the community? These are some of the topics discussed in an interview with Marija Risteska, Gender Responsive Budgeting (GRB) expert.
The Spotlight Initiative: Eliminating Violence and Harmful Practices Against Women and Girls
Jun 11, 2018
Violence against women has been ignored or kept in the shadows for far too long. The name of the Initiative – Spotlight –symbolizes the importance of driving this issue into the light so it can be seen, tackled and eliminated. The UN and participating countries are willing to spread that light. Now it is time for everyone to join us.
Secretary General Messages
MESSAGE ON FIRST INTERNATIONAL DAY OF REMEMBRANCE OF, AND TRIBUTE TO, THE VICTIMS OF TERRORISM
Terrorism is one of the most challenging issues of our time and a serious threat to international peace and security.
MESSAGE ON INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY
In making the world safe for young people, we make the world better for all.
MESSAGE ON THE WORLD DAY AGAINST TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS
On this World Day against Trafficking in Persons, let us come together around the key issues of prevention, protection and prosecution to build a future where this crime cannot exist
MESSAGE ON THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PARLIAMENTARISM
As we mark this new International Day, I express my support for members of parliaments worldwide, as they strive to deliver for the people they serve.