Singerei police station became more accessible and friendly
Oct 16, 2018
Police station nr.1 from Singerei became more accessible and open to the community, being redesigned according to the community policing principles and best practices. The works were funded by the U.S. Government in the framework of a project “Support to the police reform in Moldova” implemented by UNDP.
With renovated premises, the National Institute of Justice pursues new approaches to judicial training of future judges and prosecutors
Oct 15, 2018
On 15 October 2018 the National Institute of Justice of Moldova (NIJ) inaugurated its renovated premises. So, the institution became more accessible for persons with disabilities. At the same time, future judges and prosecutors shall benefit from better learning conditions.
Help us prevent teenage pregnancy: young people express themselves through social theater
Oct 11, 2018
A group of teenagers from several cities in Moldova, girls and boys, members of the Youth Educational Network Peer to Peer ”Y-PEER Moldova”, presented today, on the International Girls Day, a social theater play about preventing unwanted pregnancies during adolescence. The play, supported by UNFPA and produced and played by young people explores the topic of unwanted pregnancy and the need for health education among young people in Moldova.
A modern Sports Complex opens in Serpeni with EU support
Oct 8, 2018
One of the most modern sports complexes in the country was inaugurated in Serpeni village, Anenii Noi district. The facility will host regional competitions and was built with EU support in the framework of the Support to Confidence Building Measures programme, implemented by UNDP.
UN Moldova and Cronograf bring to Chisinau inspirational documentaries of Brussels Millenium Film Festival
Oct 5, 2018
The United Nations in Moldova (UN Moldova) together with the International Documentary Film Festival CRONOGRAF (organizer: OWH Studio) announces the Days of the Millenium Documentary Film Festival in Chisinau. During 24-26 October, several documentaries awarded at the Millenium Festival in Brussels will be screened at the ODEON cinema in Chisinau.
Annual competition for the best actions that promote and protect human rights in Moldova was launched
Oct 5, 2018
The United Nations in the Republic of Moldova launches today the 14th edition of the competition for the best actions to promote and protect human rights in the Republic of Moldova. Organized since 2004, the competition aims to highlight and award creative, innovative, effective, timely and engaged human rights initiatives and actions.
Innovative ideas for Chisinau will be funded under a grant contest
Oct 5, 2018
“Moldova Sustainable Green Cities” UNDP Project is launching a grant program to support new and innovative solutions for modern and environmentally friendly urban development.
120 healthcare professionals from Moldova trained in cervical cancer prevention
Oct 3, 2018
120 specialists from primary health care institutions from all regions of the country participated in a training course on Cervical Screening between September 20 and October 3, 2018.
14 charging stations for electric vehicles will be installed on the main urban routes in the Republic of Moldova
Oct 1, 2018
Currently, in the Republic of Moldova there are registered 54 totally electric vehicles and 5 charging stations, all of them being in Chisinau. In total, in 2017 there were 938,058 vehicles in the country, the vast majority being older than 11 years. 14% of the total greenhouse gas emissions are from the transport sector.
A Pre- and Postnatal School opens in Tiraspol with EU support
Oct 1, 2018
A Pre- and Postnatal School was opened at the Mother and Child Center from Tiraspol. The idea was inspired by the Health Information and Communication Center (HICC) and was implemented thanks to EU financing offered through the Support to Confidence Building Measures Programme implemented by the UNDP.
HOME, in Chiscareni – a new touristic route opened in Moldova with the support of migrants
Sep 30, 2018
Chiscareni village, Sangerei district may become a new tourist attraction in Moldova. A new touristic route “HOME, in Chiscareni” was launched here and discovers the history and beautiful places of the locality.
Students will show us what human rights mean through creation
Sep 28, 2018
The UN Office for Human Rights (OHCHR) invites students from all over the country to participate in a creativity contest dedicated to human rights. On this occasion, OHCHR has launched an online platform where students across the country, including Transnistrian region, may upload their works of creation http://creatieonu.md/ro.
Palanca border crossing point, built with the support of the European Union, to be launched in three months
Sep 28, 2018
The construction of the new state border crossing point at Palanca, jointly administered by the customs and border police authorities of the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine, is close to 70% finalization and the facility is to be launched by the end of 2018.
Social Good Summit 2018: Building together the Chisinau of tomorrow
Sep 26, 2018
How do we transform our city to be friendly to both humans and nature? How do we rearrange the streets so that they become friendly to motorists, cyclists and pedestrians? What are the technological solutions to efficiently manage city resources and improve public services? The digitization of administrative services, the extension of ecological transport, the promotion of technologies that reduce the level of CO2 can be a reality for Chisinau.
UN Secretary General launches Youth2030 strategy
Sep 25, 2018
Youth 2030: The United Nations Youth Strategy, launched by Mr. Guterres at a high-level event of the 73rd session of the General Assembly, seeks to strengthen and increase commitments at the global, regional and national level to meet young people’s needs, help them realize their rights, and recognize their positive contributions as agents of change.