For the first time, inmates from Prison No. 3 from Leova participated in the simulation of the voting process
Sep 19, 2018
For the first time in a Moldovan prison, an electoral education workshop for inmates was conducted.
Video cameras for Police reduce corruption and contribute to more safety
Sep 6, 2018
It is for the first time in the Republic of Moldova when portable video cameras became a must-have for most of border police officers, alongside the gun, handcuffs and radio stations.
Moldova presents first ever auto fuel economy baseline and trends, and sets course for electric vehicles
Jul 26, 2018
The Republic of Moldova’s Carbon Finance Unit, together with the Ministry of Agriculture, Regional Development and Environment, have released the first results of an in-depth study of the country’s vehicle imports spanning 2005 – 2017.
In the words of Liliana Palihovici: “I want to help Moldovan women be better at political work than I was”
Jul 23, 2018
Formerly an MP and deputy speaker in the Moldovan Parliament and vice-president of a political party, Liliana Palihovici founded the Women 4 Leadership Academy in June 2018. Ahead of upcoming elections later this year, the Academy will train 140+ women interested in politics and decision-making in public speaking and organizing effective electoral campaigns.
Secretary General Messages
MESSAGE FOR INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR DISASTER REDUCTION
Millions of lives have been shattered this year by drought, storms, earthquakes, landslides and heatwaves. On this year’s International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction, the challenge is to move from managing disasters themselves, to managing disaster risk.
MESSAGE ON THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE
On the International Day of Peace, we reflect on the cruel price of war. Ruined schools. Bombed hospitals. Broken families. Refugees searching for hope. Countries in crisis. The United Nations was born from a terrible World War.
MESSAGE FOR THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF DEMOCRACY
The International Day of Democracy is an opportunity to recommit to a world defined by values enshrined in the United Nations Charter: peace, justice, respect, human rights, tolerance and solidarity.
MESSAGE ON NELSON MANDELA INTERNATIONAL DAY
Nelson Mandela continues to inspire the world through his example of courage and compassion, and his commitment to social justice and a culture of freedom and peace. I had the honour of meeting Nelson Mandela several times, including during South Africa’s transition. Each time, I was struck by his wisdom, his compassion, and above all, his humility.