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A young woman from Orhei transforms old computer pieces into bijouterie

Old computer pieces find a new life in Carolina Portarescu’s workshop in Orhei. This young woman manufactures earrings, bracelets and rings from computer boards and chips, and sells her products in…  


Moldovan dads in open talks about child-care

For a month, we collected photos with Moldovan dads and their real-life stories. We accumulated over 60 stories and we chose 10 of them. Selected photos were printed and displayed in six villages,…  


In Gagauzia, survivors of gender-based violence will benefit from counselling services

Support services for survivors of gender-based violence (GBV) will be created in the Gagauzia region of Moldova, as part of a global programme financed by the Republic of Korea and implemented by the…  


Supported by the European Union, the first development center for children was opened in Ceadir-Lunga town

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…  


“There are simply no jobs that a woman cannot do”

"I’ve been a Member of Parliament for three years. I work on national security, defence and internal affairs, all very traditionally masculine domains".  


Statement of UNDP Administrator on International Women’s Day

Together, by achieving women’s equality and the 2030 Agenda, we can ensure that no woman is left behind.  


Statement of UNDP Administrator on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and the 16 Days of Activism

Today is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and Girls – a day that reminds us that we all have a role to play in ending the world’s most pervasive, yet one of the…  


The society from Moldova expresses its solidarity with the women and girls who suffer from violence

The United Nations Organization and the Embassy of Sweden in Moldova, in partnership with the Government and Parliament of the Republic of Moldova, have organised on November 24 a classical music…  


Care work, from burden and invisible, to value added and an attractive economy sector

The care economy consists of the types of services that are given for the wellbeing of people in the household – children, elderly, the sick and people with disabilities and also healthy working…  


Investing in social care for gender equality and inclusive growth in Europe and Central Asia

The issues of unpaid domestic work and the care economy have gained in importance in recent years. It increasingly understood that the disproportionate share of unpaid care work borne by women is a…  

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