Supporting reliable statistics in the “post-truth” era: Moldova is the first country to apply the UNECE Generic Law on Official Statistics
Apr 26, 2018
Now, several countries are modernizing their legal frameworks according to the Generic Law. One of the first countries to do so is Moldova, which adopted the new statistical law in 2017
Moldova engages in wide consultations of its 2030 National Development Strategy
Apr 6, 2018
Moldova launches wide consultations process for the development of the 2030 National Development Strategy, aligned with the 17 Sustainable Development Goals and the Republic of Moldova-European Union Association Agreement. The strategic planning document is being developed under the leadership of the State Chancellery, with support of the United Nations in Moldova and the Swiss Cooperation in Moldova.
Companies committed to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals will be awarded
Apr 4, 2018
The competition Trade Mark of the Year 2017 organised by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Moldova will introduce a new category of awards – Important contribution to sustainable development. The nomination was suggested by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) under Private Sector Engagement for SDGs Project.
UN Women Moldova tests virtual reality tools to end violence against women
Apr 4, 2018
As part of its innovation initiative, UN Women Moldova tests the use virtual reality tools for police trainings for effective response to cases of violence against women. This initiative is in partnership with Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences and Eon Reality, and with the participation of first responders and other professionals from relevant institutions.
Secretary General Messages
MESSAGE FOR WORLD HEALTH DAY
Today, we join WHO in recommitting to ensure that everyone, everywhere, gets the health services they need.
MESSAGE ON WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS DAY
On World Autism Awareness Day, we stand up for the rights of people with autism and speak out against discrimination.
Secretary-General's remarks on the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
The International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination commemorates the Sharpeville massacre -- the horrific killing of 69 people peacefully demonstrating against apartheid in South Africa.
MESSAGE ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY
We are at a pivotal moment for women’s rights. The historical and structural inequalities that have allowed oppression and discrimination to flourish are being exposed like never before. From Latin America to Europe to Asia, on social media, on film sets, on the factory floor and in the streets, women are calling for lasting change and zero tolerance for sexual assault, harassment, and discrimination of all kinds.