Chisinau will have charging stations for electric vehicles and palm trees generating green energy
Sep 21, 2018
Charging stations for electric vehicles installed on the main urban routes, solar palm trees generating electricity from renewables, PET collection stations, online platform for civic participation of citizens of Chisinau, these are the plans of the “Moldova Sustainable Green Cities” Project for 2018-2019.
European support: a modern biomass heating system was installed at the kindergarten in Horesti, Ialoveni
Sep 17, 2018
The kindergarten in Horesti, Ialoveni, switched from natural gas heating to clean energy. Starting with this autumn, the heat in the institution will be provided by biomass, and hot water – by solar energy.
Moldova loses more than 10% of its human development due to inequalities
Sep 17, 2018
Republic of Moldova ranks 112 out of 189 countries and territories in the Human Development Index (HDI)’s measurement of national achievements in health, education and income
Best ideas for presenting elections’ progress and preliminary results have been awarded at InnoVoter
Sep 16, 2018
Winners of the first creative laboratory in elections – InnoVoter – were designated today, 16 September 2018. For three days, 30 IT innovation-surfing young people created prototypes for applications to visualize in real-time the 2019 general elections’ progress and preliminary results.
InnoVoter: Young people design applications to show progress and preliminary results of elections, in real-time
Sep 14, 2018
InnoVoter represents a contest of ideas dedicated to developers and designers. For three days, they will work in six teams to create the coolest, simplest and most attractive methods to present the elections’ progress and preliminary results in real-time during the elections day.
A feasibility study on the impact of hydropower generation facilities on the Nistru river shall be developed
Sep 11, 2018
The Ministry of Agriculture, Regional Development and Environment and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launch a project in the framework of each a study of current and potential social and environmental impact of the hydropower generation facilities on the Nistru river shall be developed.
Jazz takes the Tighina Fortress
Sep 10, 2018
In premiere, the fortress became venue for the “Nistru Jazz Fest”, an event aiming to promote jazz music and to demonstrate what artists from both banks of the Nistru River are able to do together.
An application that checks the content of recruitment announcements from a non-discriminatory perspective has been created
Sep 6, 2018
The Council for Preventing and Eliminating Discrimination and Ensuring Equality has created an app available on www.egalitate.md, which can check the content of job announcements in order to identify and exclude discriminatory language.
3rd UNWTO Global Conference on Wine Tourism
Sep 6, 2018
The 3rd UNWTO Global Conference on Wine Tourism will take place on 6-7 September, 2018 in Chisinau, Moldova
"Click for Gender Equality" Media Programme has officially kicked off
Sep 5, 2018
25 journalists from online, print and TV media from Moldova learn about gender equality, gender-sensitive language, sexism, feminism, harassment, preventing and combating violence against women, as well as on how to reflect on gender equality issues.
The first national study on cervical cancer prevention will be carried out in the Republic of Moldova
Sep 5, 2018
The study about the knowledge, attitudes and practices (KAP) on the prevention of cervical cancer will be carried out in September, on a sample of 1203 women aged 25 to 61 years throughout the country.
They started the New School Year with a lesson about healthy behaviors and rights
Sep 3, 2018
The Center of Excellence in Light Industry from Chisinau started the New School Year with a first lesson about healthy behaviors in adolescence and personal and professional realization. More than 150 girls and their parents, from several localities of the country, were involved in the discussion about right choices and decisions for life, assertive communication, and prevention of violence, abuses and unwanted pregnancies.
UN Women and Coordinating Council of the Audiovisual sign a cooperation agreement for promoting gender equality in media
Sep 3, 2018
Through this agreement, UN Women and CCA agree to achieve concrete results in promoting gender equality, combating gender stereotypes, and non-violent communication in audiovisual media products from Moldova.
A sports facility was opened in Colibasi thanks to MDL 2.8 million investment
Aug 31, 2018
A sports facility was opened on Diaspora Day in Colibasi village, Cahul district. Thanks to the joint efforts of natives who migrated all over the world and local authorities, over 6,000 local residents, as well as neighbouring localities will enjoy recreational public services and will be able to practice several types of sports.
A Pre- and Postnatal School opens in Criuleni with EU support
Aug 29, 2018
Future parents from Criuleni and Dubasari districts can now enjoy access to perinatal assistance. A Pre- and Postnatal School was opened at the Criuleni district Hospital, which also covers the communities of the Dubasari district. 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.