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 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.