The sun, wind and water – allies of the Moldovan young eco inventors
Aug 9, 2018
In recent years, dozens of Moldovan young people developed systems that offer cheap and effective solutions to environmental problems, thanks to the educational initiatives launched by the EU-funded Energy and Biomass Project, and implemented by UNDP.
With EU support, a family from ATU Gagauzia produces honey-and-nuts
Aug 9, 2018
A couple from southern of Moldova has spent a life working abroad but decided to return home. To earn their living, the Civirjic family started a bee farm, and the European Union’s support enabled them to produce honey-and-nuts.
A young woman from Orhei transforms old computer pieces into bijouterie
Jul 23, 2018
This young woman manufactures earrings, bracelets and rings from computer boards and chips, and sells her products in Moldova and abroad.
Better services for foreigners who choose Moldova
Jul 3, 2018
While many Moldovans are leaving abroad to create a better life, hundreds of foreigners choose to work in our country or to get settled here after marrying Moldovan citizens
Solar and biomass energy replaced old fireplaces in kindergarten “Izvorasul” in Chetrosu village
Jun 28, 2018
Children and educators of the kindergarten “Izvorasul” in Chetrosu village, Drochia district said “good bye” to old fireplaces that were burning their money and still kept them cold.
Best youth eco innovations were awarded at national level
May 15, 2018
Tens of teenagers passionate about renewables participated in the National Contest of Eco Innovations during 11-12 May, in Chisinau.
Changes happen at HOME, even from thousands of kilometres away
May 10, 2018
“I can’t imagine how I left behind everything at home and moved to Ireland for three years”, says Ion Poia, president of the “Unghenenii de Pretutindeni” Hometown Association while admiring the park’s alleys, which have just been renovated thanks to the locals’ contributions who moved out from Ungheni, their hometown.
A modern dental imaging center opened in Soldanesti, with EU support
May 1, 2018
With a modern dental imaging center, the path to a healthy smile has become more accessible for Soldanesti inhabitants. Hundreds of patients from the left bank of the Nistru River can also benefit from its services. This business belongs to a graduate of the Medical University and was launched with the EU assistance in the framework of the Support to Confidence Building Measures Programme, implemented by the UNDP.
Supported by the European Union, the first development center for children was opened in Ceadir-Lunga town
Mar 26, 2018
She has worked 40 years as a teacher at a kindergarten, and now she manages her own successful business. It is Natalia Petis’s story from Ceadir-Lunga, who opened the first development and recreation center for children in her home town.
Welcome to the kindergarten where dreams come true
Mar 19, 2018
Only yesterday, 35 children from Balabanu village, Taraclia district, regardless of their age and the language they talk, were huddling together in one small room, while the rule stipulates a maximum of 20 in a group. Now, with the EU support, the kindergarten has been fully rehabilitated and children have better education conditions.
EU support: a young man from Tiraspol produces unusual chargers for mobile telephones
Mar 16, 2018
A charger for mobile telephones can also be an element of decoration, if produced in the workshop owned by Ivan Hodacovschi, a young man from Tiraspol, who could start up his business owing to an European Union (EU) grant.
Moldovan woman councillor challenges gender stereotypes in school "Boys may crochet and girls may do wood work, if this is what they want to do"
Mar 7, 2018
Svetlana Mantea started working with students, teachers and parents to challenge gender stereotypes in education, opening up new opportunities for both girls and boys.
“Poienita” kindergarten from Cornesti town switched to green energy thanks to European Union assistance
Feb 12, 2018
This winter is different for the residents of Cornesti town. Children are no longer freezing or inhaling coal smoke to heat the kindergarten. The community replaced the obsolete heating system with a modern and ecological one.
A bridge connecting "two banks of the Nistru River", fully renovated with the EU support
Feb 8, 2018
A modern bridge renovated with European funds put an end to the long-standing problems challenging the communities of Hirbovat, Anenii Noi district, and Proteagailovca, a suburb of Bender.
In “the biggest village in Europe”: a single mother develops a profitable business from ethno-tourism
Dec 8, 2017
Ana Statova, a single mother of two, has recently become a local celebrity in the Gagauzia region of Moldova. News about the traditional touristic complex “Gagauz Sofrasi” built in the village of Congaz has traveled fast. Ambitiously named “the biggest village in Europe”, Congaz is proud of the complex reproduces the setting and charm of traditional peasant houses: stoves with heated beds, small wooden windows, small wall-rugs and traditional carpets made of natural wool.