“Yes, I code” – GirlsGoIT shared their stories at the biggest ICT event in Moldova
Apr 13, 2017
At the largest tech conference in Moldova, ICT Summit, girls from GirlsGoIT spoke about how they managed to break stereotypes about women in IT and succeeded as programmers, engineers, and IT students.
On International Roma Day, “Zorale Jiuvlea” brought to the public the stories of inspiring Roma women
Apr 10, 2017
On International Roma Day, 10th of April, at a dedicated event organized by the Bureau of Interethnic Relations together with the Roma Women Platform, UN Women Moldova launched a brochure with 10 stories of successful Roma women from Moldova who overcame barriers and achieved remarkable results.
Moldova’s innovative experience in combating gender-based violence – included as a case study at Oxford University
Mar 24, 2017
UN Women’s experience in eliminating violence against women in Moldova was included as a case study at the renowned University of Oxford, United Kingdom. 37 participants from the Consulting and Coaching for Change (CCC) Executive Masters program learned about the situation in Moldova, engaged in a role play to better understand the subject, and came up with their own ideas on how to tackle domestic violence in Moldova.
Students from the Faculty of International Relations found out why women’s participation in peace and security is important
Mar 21, 2017
More than 70 students attended, on Tuesday, February 21, for the first time, a public lecture on women’s participation in peace and security and on what Resolution 1325 entails. Asya Varbanova, the Program Coordinator of the UN Women Moldova (United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women), gave the lecture.
Secretary General Messages
MESSAGE FOR WORLD REFUGEES DAY
Today, more than 68 million people around the world are refugees or internally displaced as a result of conflict or persecution.
MESSAGE ON WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY
A healthy planet is essential for a prosperous and peaceful future.
MESSAGE ON THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF UNITED NATIONS PEACEKEEPERS
On this 70th anniversary, we express our gratitude to the more than one million men and women who have served under the UN flag, saving countless lives.
MESSAGE FOR WORLD PRESS FREEDOM DAY
On World Press Freedom Day 2018, I call on governments to strengthen press freedom, and to protect journalists.