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Young women and youth from villages are the most discouraged on the labor market, study

The inequalities existing on the labor market in the Republic of Moldova are also reflected in youth case, as young women and youth from villages are found to be the most discouraged. When turning 19…  


Youth on the labour market in the Republic of Moldova: competences and aspirations

The Study "Youth on the labour market in the Republic of Moldova: competences and aspirations", developed by the Skills Observatory focused on Youth with the support of UNDP Moldova, represents a…  


What if those unemployed would be empowered to find a job faster than ever? A new experiment from Moldova

Recently, we partnered with the National Employment Service and Behavioural Insights Team (BIT) on a new initiative. We decided to try to invert the way the system operates, giving more ‘power’ to the…  


The natives of Larga community revamped the old agri-food market into a modern trading point for the Northern region of the country

The inhabitants of the Northern region of the country have a modern agri-food market thanks to the natives of Larga community, who got involved in the reconstruction and renovation of the local…  


The equipment that comes to life due to the passion to innovate

Moldova Innovation Challenge Scheme (MICS) is an open grant competition that rewards innovative ideas, out-of-the-box solutions and visionary entrepreneurs from Moldova. Nicolae Oleinic is one of…  


UNDP Moldova launches the first youth-centered skills observatory to increase employment rate

UNDP Moldova and the National Institute of Economic Research are launching the first Skills Observatory, mainly focused on youth and their active engagement. The innovation lab will conduct researches…  


Returning home: a little support for a safe reintegration

Valeriu Filimon from Coscalia, Causeni district, has spent a long period working abroad. Although married with two children, he used to return home only twice a year. Despite earning enough money to…  


With the EU support, young entrepreneurs from both banks of the Nistru River create new jobs

In just one year, 31 young entrepreneurs created more than 120 jobs and introduced new goods and services in the market. They started their business with the financial support from the European Union…  


Eucred.md - Moldova can learn from human stories of success and failures in job seeking

UNDP continues to collect stories about jobs and unemployment, in particular from young women and men, via the website http://www.eucred.md. The platform does not require the users to submit personal…  


EU helps 15 entrepreneurs from Gagauzia and Taraclia with financing for their business development

15 entrepreneurs won grants of up to 18,400 euros from the European Union to start new businesses and develop small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in ATU Gagauzia and Taraclia. They were selected from…  

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