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  • InnoVoter, second edition: Young people designing data visualization platform on financing political parties and electoral campaigns

    May 24, 2019

    InnoVoter, second edition: Young people designing data visualization platform on financing political parties and electoral campaigns

    On May 24, 2019, the second edition of InnoVoter, creative laboratory in the electoral field, has been launched. 30 young men and women fond of IT innovations are attending the event, having the mission to create an interface to visualize data on the financing of political parties and electoral campaigns.

  • The United Nations House in Moldova opens its doors to the public

    May 23, 2019

    The United Nations House in Moldova opens its doors to the public

    To ensure that the United Nations is accessible to all, UN in Moldova organized, for the fourth year in a row, on 22 May an Open House event. More than 100 people, mostly school and university students, visited the UN House and learned firsthand about the work of the United Nations agencies and projects in Moldova.

  • National commitment to promote youth health education

    May 22, 2019

    National commitment to promote youth health education

    More than 130 representatives of district education divisions, school principals and teachers, doctors and adolescent health specialists, students and parents from a number of districts of the country undertook the common commitment to support youth health education and to prevent risky behaviors among adolescents. The subjects were discussed in the first national conference entitled “School-community partnership for promoting youth health education”.

  • Campaign: Nistru is the backbone of the Republic of Moldova

    May 22, 2019

    Campaign: Nistru is the backbone of the Republic of Moldova

    Nistru is the backbone of Moldova, whose communities, economic activities, agriculture and access to the water are organically bound to keeping alive this water artery.

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  • Two girls. Same age. Different opportunities. Mar 11, 2019

    Ana-Maria and Iuliana* are two adolescents who live in two different villages of Moldova. They are of the same age – 17 years old each, but the life of one is very different from the life of the other. Ana-Maria is a youth activist dreaming to pursue education; Iuliana is at home bringing up her one-year-old child, often abused by her partner.

  • “Are you ready to join in the global challenge on women’s rights by innovating locally?” Mar 8, 2019

    “Think equal, build smart, innovate for change”. What does this mean to us on the 8th March this year? I would like to share my thoughts on this and how UN Women Moldova’s team is approaching this in our work. We live in the reality of the volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous world and the need to achieve greater change in the development is highly urgent today.

  • Victor Izbas, UNDP intern: “The mission of my life is to break down stereotypes” Mar 4, 2019

    Victor Izbas is one of the 8 interns who benefited from the UN Programme for Diversity, third edition.

  • Young people, especially the first voters, have become informed voters Feb 22, 2019

    More than 30,000 young people participated directly in the information and simulation activities of the electoral processes, organized by 7 non-governmental organizations during 2018. In Chisinau capital city, volunteers from the National Youth Center from Moldova were the ones who distributed information materials and discussed face to face with young people, covering also universities.

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Secretary General Messages

  • MESSAGE ON WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS DAY

    On World Autism Awareness Day, we speak out against discrimination, celebrate the diversity of our global community and strengthen our commitment to the full inclusion and participation of people with autism. Supporting them to achieve their full potential is a vital part of our efforts to uphold the core promise of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development: to leave no one behind.

  • MESSAGE ON WORLD WATER DAY

    Water is a human right. Nobody should be denied access. This World Water Day is about upholding this right for all, leaving no one behind.

  • MESSAGE ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY

    Gender equality and women’s rights are fundamental to global progress on peace and security, human rights and sustainable development. We can only re-establish trust in institutions, rebuild global solidarity and reap the benefits of diverse perspectives by challenging historic injustices and promoting the rights and dignity of all.

  • 2019 New Year’s Message

    Dear fellow citizens of the world, I wish you a happy, peaceful and prosperous new year.