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.
4% annual decrease too slow to end TB by 2030 – call for Europe’s commitment to increase investment to end TB
Mar 23, 2018
Increased collaboration and intensified allocation of resources are crucial to ensure that every TB-affected person has access to quality health services for early detection, successful treatment and people-centred care.
Message on the Olympic truce for the Pyeongchang Olympic winter games and Paralympic winter games
Feb 7, 2018
This week the world will gather in PyeongChang in the Republic of Korea, united by the Olympic Spirit: in solidarity; mutual respect; and friendly competition.
Secretary General Messages
MESSAGE ON INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSAL HEALTH COVERAGE DAY
Today, the world marks the first International Universal Health Coverage Day. We do so because good health is a fundamental human right and crucial to achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
MESSAGE ON INTERNATIONAL ANTI-CORRUPTION DAY
Millions of people around the world have gone to the ballots this year with corruption as one of their top priorities. On International Anti-Corruption Day, let us take a stand for integrity.
MESSAGE ON HUMAN RIGHTS DAY
For 70 years, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights has been a global beacon – shining a light for dignity, equality and well-being … and bringing hope to dark places.
MESSAGE ON THE INTERNATIONAL VOLUNTEER DAY FOR ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT
On this International Day, I thank volunteers for their efforts to leave no one behind.