Supporting reliable statistics in the “post-truth” era: Moldova is the first country to apply the UNECE Generic Law on Official Statistics
Apr 26, 2018
Now, several countries are modernizing their legal frameworks according to the Generic Law. One of the first countries to do so is Moldova, which adopted the new statistical law in 2017
Moldova engages in wide consultations of its 2030 National Development Strategy
Apr 6, 2018
Moldova launches wide consultations process for the development of the 2030 National Development Strategy, aligned with the 17 Sustainable Development Goals and the Republic of Moldova-European Union Association Agreement. The strategic planning document is being developed under the leadership of the State Chancellery, with support of the United Nations in Moldova and the Swiss Cooperation in Moldova.
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.
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.
Ecaterina Herta from Moldova wins a special nomination at an international photo contest dedicated to ozone layer protection
Nov 7, 2017
Ecaterina Herta from Moldova wins the special nomination “Climate change in my eyes” at the first International Photo Contest dedicated to the Ozone Layer Protection and Climate Change, organized by UNDP in Uzbekistan.
A new tool for parliamentary journalists
Oct 23, 2017
Parliamentary reporters will have a useful tool for navigating the working procedures and sources of information in the Parliament of Moldova. A Guide for Parliamentary Journalists was published on Parliament's website today and will be distributed among reporters covering Parliament works.
Care work, from burden and invisible, to value added and an attractive economy sector
Oct 23, 2017
The care economy consists of the types of services that are given for the wellbeing of people in the household – children, elderly, the sick and people with disabilities and also healthy working adults.
Message from Ms Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO on the occasion of International Day of the Girl Child
Oct 10, 2017
Whether caused by armed conflict or natural disaster, humanitarian crises always hurt women and girls the most – they account for more than 75 percent of the refugees and displaced persons at risk from war, famine, persecution and natural disaster. They are also vulnerable to sexual abuse and exploitation, during conflicts and in refugee camps.
MConnect Platform – quick, simple and free access to public services
Oct 6, 2017
As of 2014, the Electronic Governance Centre is piloting the data exchange and interoperability platform MConnect, as a technical solution that ensures the exchange of data between information systems administered by ministries, central public authorities subordinated to the Government and organizations from the same area of competences, regardless the period of their establishment.
Political Clubs of Women 50/50: "Women from Moldova can and must take power"
Sep 25, 2017
After almost three years of activity, more than 100 women, members of the seven political clubs from all over the country - Briceni, Cahul, Cimislia, Orhei, Soroca, Straseni, Teleneşti - drew a line and reviewed the main achievements of the clubs.aproape trei ani de activitate, peste 100 de femei, membre ale celor 7 cluburi politice din toată țara – Briceni, Cahul, Cimișlia, Orhei, Soroca, Strășeni, Telenești – au tras linie și au trecut în revistă principalele realizări în cadrul cluburilor.