Twenty-five 3D-printed benches will be installed in Chisinau this spring
Mar 22, 2019
Twenty-five 3D-printed benches made of concrete will be installed on the Mircea cel Batran Boulevard in Chisinau this spring. The benches are produced with the support of the “Sustainable Green Cities” project, funded by the Global Environment Facility and implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). The Chisinau City Hall is the key project partner.
IOM and the Academy “Stefan cel Mare” strengthen collaboration for improving the training capacity in the area of Immigration and Border Management
Mar 20, 2019
The Academy „Ștefan cel Mare” of the Ministry of the Internal Affairs (MIA) of the Republic of Moldova and the International Organization for Migration, Mission in the Republic of Moldova signed today, 20th March, in Chisinau a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) establishing the collaboration framework for joint activities enhancing the educational process of the police officers and supporting capacity building of the law enforcement agencies in the Immigration and Border Management domains.
City mayors team up to boost solar energy projects in their countries
Mar 19, 2019
Mayors from eight countries team up to boost urban solar energy projects and citizens involvement in the transition to green energy, part of an initiative launched by UNDP Moldova.
Other 15 communities from five districts of Moldova support the right of young people to education for health in schools
Mar 18, 2019
The purpose of the public talks involving parents, teachers, religious leaders, students and representatives of the local authorities is to raise the awareness of the school’s role in the prevention of health risks among adolescents and enhance the demand for the optional subject Education for Health.
EU supports opportunities for modernizing social infrastructure on both banks of the Nistru river
Mar 14, 2019
Communities located on the right and left banks of the Nistru river are invited to apply for funding of social infrastructure renovation projects.
An electric vehicle charging station was installed at METRO
Mar 5, 2019
An electric vehicle charging station was installed at the METRO 1 store due to a strategic partnership initiated by UNDP Moldova within the "Sustainable Green Cities" Project.
A benefit performance in support of the survivors of gender-based violence was presented in Chisinau
Mar 1, 2019
Hundreds of residents of Chisinau sympathized with women survivors of gender-based violence. On February 28, 2019, they watched the benefit theatre performance “Я умереть надежде не дам” (I Won’t Let Hope Die). All funds collected from tickets sales will be directed for the construction of a safe space in the region of Gagauzia for women suffering from violence.
RoAid offered the Republic of Moldova modern equipment for cervical cancer prevention services
Feb 26, 2019
Seven institutions for medical education from the Republic of Moldova, including the State University of Medicine and Pharmacy “Nicolae Testemitanu”, the “Raisa Pacalo” Medical and Pharmaceutical Excellence Center, the medical colleges from Orhei, Balti, Ungheni and Cahul and the Centre for Continuing Medical Education for Medical and Pharmaceutical Personnel received modern training equipment in the field of cervical cancer prevention services.
A pro-bono theatre performance in Chisinau in support of survivors of gender-based violence
Feb 19, 2019
On the last day of winter, the Coliseum Arts Center and UNDP Moldova are organizing a pro-bono theatre performance in support of survivors of gender-based violence from the south of the country. All funds collected from tickets sales will be directed for the construction of a social facility that will offer shelter to women and their children.
The “Roma Women in Politics” Programme was launched in Chisinau
Feb 18, 2019
15 Roma women from 8 localities from Moldova have participated, for the first time ever, within the capacity building and training program „Roma women in politics”. The program was launched on February 16-17, 2019, at the initiative of UN Women Moldova, in partnership with the National Roma Center.
The UN Human Rights Senior Expert, Thomas Hammarberg presents his follow-up report on human rights in the Transnistrian region on 5 February 2019
Feb 5, 2019
On 4 – 5 February, the Senior Expert visited the Republic of Moldova to present his follow-up report after the initial one issued in 2013. The updated report focuses on the human rights situation in the Transnistrian region, based on his latest visit which took place between 28 May and 1 June 2018.
Young architects and designers invited to contribute to designing of space hosting solar trees
Feb 4, 2019
Young architects and urban designers are invited to contribute to designing of space hosting solar tress by participating in a competition. The winning projects will be implemented with the financial support of Chisinau City Hall.
UNDP Moldova launches 2030 Agenda Acceleration Programme for business sector
Feb 1, 2019
UNDP Moldova, in partnership with Danish SDG Accelerator and BCTA Impact Lab, launches one-year business acceleration programme, aimed at engaging the private sector in the achievement of the 2030 Agenda and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The initiative is a collaborative pilot managed by UNDP Moldova’s Business Innovation Lab, with support from Sweden, UNDP, and with co-funding from private sector.
A modern Colposcopy Referral Center was launched in Moldova
Jan 29, 2019
The Colposcopy Referral Center, the only institution endowed with modern equipment, that offers quality colposcopy services for women and trainings for specialists, was launched at the Mother and Child Institute from Chisinau.
Prevent cervical cancer by doing the PAP test! Cervical Cancer Prevention Week 2019
Jan 25, 2019
Dozens of women, health specialists, social workers and official representatives launched the Cervical Cancer Prevention Week 2019. The event was organized at the Health Center in Magdaceşti, with the purpose of informing local women about cervical cancer and disseminating the myths surrounding the disease.