UN MOLDOVA JOINS THE CAMPAIGN “ORANGE THE WORLD: GENERATION EQUALITY STANDS AGAINST RAPE”
Nov 25, 2019
This year in the frames of the international campaign “16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence”, the United Nations in Moldova organizes a series of the events aimed to end violence against women and girls. Organized during 25 November- 10 December, this year’s campaign is running under the message “Orange the world: Generation Equality Stands against Rape” and focuses on the rape culture that prevails in our society.
The first Rights@Work4Youth Hackathon in Moldova generated innovative digital solutions to promote labour rights among young people
Nov 7, 2019
After 3 days of intense work, 20 young people passionate about law and information technologies came up with four concepts for a mobile application to promote the rights of young people at the workplace. The first Rights@Work4Youth Hackathon in the Republic of Moldova was held during 1-3 November in Chisinau. The event was organized by National Youth Council of Moldova (CNTM), with the support of the International Labor Organization (ILO), within the project "Promotion of youth employment".
UN and Sweden step up their efforts to support protection of human rights in the Transnistrian Region
Oct 29, 2019
UN and Sweden will continue supporting the protection of human rights in the Transnistrian region of the Republic of Moldova, as part of a new phase of a joint project, that started recently its operations. The project, covering the 2019-2022 period, will contribute to fostering commitment for human rights-oriented reforms.
United Nations Day
Oct 24, 2019
Today, 24 October, we celebrate the 74th anniversary of the United Nations Charter, that sets the principles, values and ideals of the entity’s work in the entire world.
Farmers and honey producers of Cahul district benefit from ILO support and training
Oct 10, 2019
Over the period October 07 -16, 15 farmers and beekeepers of Cahul district participate at a training organized by the International labour Organization (ILO). The activities are supported by three expert practitioners from Italy and are organized within the ILO project ”Promotion of Youth Employment”.
UNHCR call for Expression of Interest for partnership in Moldova
Oct 10, 2019
The Call for Expression of Interest is open to all existing and/or new prospective partners who wish to participate in UNHCR’s operations in 2020 and participate in achieving common goals and objectives.
Sign up for “Urban Mobility Hackathon. Hack the traffic in Chisinau”
Oct 8, 2019
The public transport from Chisinau can be modelled according to the real flow of people and their fluctuation during the day. UNDP Moldova teamed up with the European Space Agency, Orange Systems, and Chisinau City Hall to exchange available data on urban mobility and generate, on their basis, solutions that meet the needs of public transport users.
Music Connecting People continues to sing for people on left bank of the Nistru river. The young musicians reached out Dubasari
Oct 8, 2019
Supported by the European Union, the Moldovan National Youth Orchestra has created unforgettable moments with musical background for hundreds of people from the left side of the Nistru river, through four innovative activities.
Mr. Simon Springett – New Resident Coordinator of the United Nations in Moldova
Oct 1, 2019
As of 1 October 2019, Mr. Simon Springett is officially appointed as the United Nations (UN) Resident Coordinator (RC) in the Republic of Moldova.
UN HUMAN RIGHTS AWARD 2019
Sep 30, 2019
The promotion of human rights is one of the major priorities of the United Nations in Moldova. Starting with 2004, the UN Country Team in Moldova has annually awarded the best actions to promote and protect human rights.
Criza de mediu și soluțiile de adaptare au fost dezbătute la cea de-a 5-a ediție a Social Good Summit la Chișinău
Sep 27, 2019
Criza de mediu a devenit cea mai gravă problemă a timpului nostru, resimțită de fiecare 8 din 10 persoane din regiunea Europei și Asiei Centrale. Chiar dacă emisiile de gaze cu efect de seră vor fi oprite, efectele lor se vor resimți încă multe secole înainte. Impactul schimbării climei și soluțiile pentru Republica Moldova au fost puse în discuție astăzi în cadrul celei de-a 5-a ediții a Social Good Summit, desfășurat la Chișinău de Programul Națiunilor Unite pentru Dezvoltare (PNUD) și Green City Lab.
Studii.md – an online platform with registers, diaries and electronic timetables – was made public
Sep 27, 2019
Studii.md – an online platform for schools – was made available to the public on the 24th of September 2019 at Tekwill. Simpals Company designed the platform with the support and involvement of the United Nations Development Programme and Tekwill.
Moldovan consumers reduced their electrical energy consumption when they were compared to their energy efficient neighbours
Sep 24, 2019
20,000 households from Chisinau reduced by 2% their electricity consumption after being informed that their neighbours receive lower electric bills or consume less. The letters were sent as part of a behavioural experiment conducted over the course of a month by UNDP Moldova and Gas Natural Fenosa Furnizare Energie.
The 74th session of the General Assembly of the United Nations
Sep 20, 2019
Over one hundred world leaders will gather at UN Headquarter in New York in the period 23-27 September 2019 for the 74th session of the General Assembly of the United Nations (UN).
Motivational posters for elections created by young artists at VotART
Sep 13, 2019
Today, September 13, the Electoral Art Lab VotART started. The event is dedicated to young people who are talented at drawing or graphic illustration, who have registered to participate in VotART and committed to creating motivational posters for the 20 October 2019 elections. Among the participants there are students from rural areas, as well as experienced graphic artists.