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.
Moldovan experience of confidence building between the two banks of Nistru river, in sight of EaP Series
Dec 8, 2017
The European Neighbourhood Council (ENV), a Brussels based think tank, organized debates dedicate to the role of cooperation in the field of protracted conflicts from Georgia and Moldova.
“Neither men, nor women should be objectified by advertising”
Dec 6, 2017
Now I pay more attention to ads and I discover, daily, sexism and stereotypes, including promotion of gender roles. I even have a collection of sexist ads, which now has over 60 sexist ads from Moldova and abroad, identified by me or sent to me by various people. Through my personal Facebook account, I try to inform public opinion about sexism and help people understand what sexist advertising is by showcasing concrete examples.
20 young persons participated in the electoral week-end school
Nov 7, 2017
20 young persons, civic activists and members of political parties’ youth organizations have participated in the electoral week-end school that took place during 20-23 October and 3-5 November 2017.
Secretary General Messages
MESSAGE ON INTERNATIONAL DAY OF WOMEN AND GIRLS IN SCIENCE
For too long, discriminatory stereotypes have prevented women and girls from having equal access to education in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). As a trained engineer and former teacher, I know that these stereotypes are flat wrong.
MESSAGE ON THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF COMMEMORATION IN MEMORY OF THE VICTIMS OF THE HOLOCAUST
Today, we honour the victims of the Holocaust, an incomparable tragedy in human history. The world has a duty to remember that the Holocaust was a systematic attempt to eliminate the Jewish people and so many others.
The Secretary-General Appeal for Peace
On my first day as Secretary-General of the United Nations, one question weighs heavily on my heart.
MESSAGE ON INTERNATIONAL MIGRANTS DAY
This has been another turbulent year for refugees and migrants. We have seen the continued devastating effect of armed conflict on civilian populations, leading to death, destruction and displacement. We have witnessed the unacceptable loss of thousands of lives of people in transit in the Mediterranean and elsewhere.