Recent Joint UN Publications
Feeding the hope. The United Nations’ and International Community’s Response to Reducing the Consequences of Drought in the Republic of Moldova (2008)
The United Nations response to last summer’s drought in Moldova was a powerful demonstration of what can be achieved if people, authorities, UN agencies, and international community work together. Thus the relief and technical assistance we have provided to Moldova contributed to reducing the losses, saving livelihoods and equally important to securing the future wherein people are less affected by natural hazards.
From Drought to Prosperity through Community Development (2008)
The 2007 summer drought severely compromised the harvest in over 80 per cent of Republic of Moldova’s agricultural lands. Thus, the financial and food security of a great number of agricultural producers, families living in rural areas, and especially socially vulnerable citizens, was severely affected.