A Large-scale International “Generations and Gender” Survey will be conducted in the Republic of Moldova
Aug 7, 2018
The Minister of Health, Labor and Social Protection (MHLSP), Svetlana Cebotari, and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Representative, Rita Columbia, signed a Co-financing Agreement for carrying out the Generations and Gender Program in the Republic of Moldova.
Street artists from Chisinau, Tiraspol and Kharkiv met at the Urban Generation Fest
Aug 6, 2018
Representatives of such street art culture as Graffiti, Hip-hop, DJ-ing, Breakdance, Streetball, Parkour, and Riders from Chisinau and Kharkiv (Ukraine) joined on Sunday their peers from Tiraspol at the Urban Generation Fest.
“Click for Gender Equality” Media Programme launched in Chisinau
Aug 1, 2018
UN Women Moldova and the Association of Independent Press (API) announce the launch of the “Click for Gender Equality” Media Programme. The 5-month programme includes trainings for journalists and members of the regulatory institutions, a journalistic contest that will culminate with a study visit in one of the European countries with experience and good practices in gender-sensitive journalism.
Premiere: Lower Prut reservations joins UNESCO’s World Network of Biosphere Reserves
Jul 25, 2018
Biosphere reserves has been designated in Moldova for the first time this year.
UN Women and Ministry of Defence sign a cooperation agreement for the next three years
Jul 17, 2018
On July 17, 2018, UN Women Moldova (United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women) and the Ministry of Defence of the Republic of Moldova signed a cooperation agreement, aiming to achieve joint results in “Gender Equality in the security and defence sector” area of the Strategy for ensuring equality between women and men in the Republic of Moldova for 2017-2021.
A new memorandum signed by UNFPA Moldova will help adolescents and young people in Chisinau to adopt a healthy and safe lifestyle
Jul 16, 2018
The Memorandum aims to actively promote the rights of adolescents to age-appropriate health information, education and services, both for girls and boys.
World Population Day – family planning is a human right
Jul 11, 2018
World Population Day is celebrated on 11 July every year to raise public awareness about certain important population and development issues.
ENERGEL summer school grows ambassadors of eco technologies
Jul 6, 2018
ENERGEL disciples create new gadgets: wind turbines from used plastic, solar collectors made from mirrors, green energy irrigation systems .
Health and Social Assistance professionals will respond more effectively in cases of domestic violence
Jul 6, 2018
Ministry of Health, Labour and Social Protection is to approve two working guidelines to improve the response of health and social assistance systems in cases of domestic violence.
In Gagauzia, survivors of gender-based violence will benefit from counselling services
Jul 5, 2018
Besides survivors of GBV, 20,000 women, including from neighboring localities, could benefit from the counseling services.
UN expert urges Moldova to end its “punitive attitude” to human rights defenders
Jun 29, 2018
The UN Special Rapporteur expressed his readiness to engage in further constructive dialogue to identify ways to strengthen civil society in Moldova, and support endeavours by the Government to draft new legislation on the protection of human rights defenders.
ILO calls for urgent action to prevent looming global care crisis
Jun 28, 2018
New ILO report highlights inadequate policy responses to the rising demand and quantifies the extent of the care burden on women.
Moldova: UN expert announces visit to probe the situation of human rights defenders
Jun 22, 2018
UN Special Rapporteur Michel Forst has announced his first official visit to the Republic of Moldova, from 25 to 29 June, to assess the situation of human rights defenders and to review State efforts, progress and challenges in ensuring their protection and in enabling their important role.
EU LEADER rural development initiative brings promising results in ATU Gagauzia and Taraclia district
Jun 22, 2018
78 projects will boost local rural development in ATU Gagauzia, Taraclia and in neighboring districts. The projects are supported by the European Union in the framework of LEADER initiative. The Local Action Groups (LAGs), responsible for the projects’ development and implementation, met today at a conference combined with an open-air fair to present the results of their activities, to exchange experience and to promote local products.
Fairytales and legends from both banks of Nistru River, in one book
Jun 22, 2018
Have you heard of Stima Nistrului, or a love story of Laur and Teia, or the legend about the origins of Tirnauca village? Twenty fairytales and legends collected in the communities of Holercani, a village on the right bank, and Tirnauca, a village on the left bank, were published in a book entitled Fairytales and Legends from across the Nistru.