UN in Moldova supports quick recovery after heavy snowfall in April
Apr 22, 2017
The UN in Moldova has promptly responded to an urgent request from the National Civil Protection and Emergency Situations Service in the afternoon of the 21st of April, when a state of emergency was announced in Chisinau. The request comes after Moldova experienced heavy and frosty snow in the southern and central regions of the country, starting on Thursday, 20 April.
Call for the Scholarship Program “For home with love”
Apr 21, 2017
The Migration and Local Development Project (MiDL), implemented by the UNDP with the financial support from the Government of Switzerland, launches a Call for scholarship Program “For home with love”.
UNDP Executive Board welcomes appointment of Achim Steiner as new Administrator
Apr 19, 2017
The President of the Executive Board of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today welcomed the appointment of Achim Steiner as the Organization’s new Administrator.
The fast and furious journey towards democracy building: 4,5 years of breakthroughs from the UNDP Democracy Programme
Apr 18, 2017
Since July 2012, the UNDP Democracy Programme has successfully provided the Republic of Moldova with parliamentary assistance and electoral support, pursuant to UNDP’s democratic governance assistance worldwide.
UNDP launches, for the second year in a row, a contest for the best journalistic investigations on corruption issues
Apr 12, 2017
UNDP Moldova launches, for the second year in a row, a contest for the best journalistic investigations on corruption issues, opened for all journalists from national and local written press, online media, radio and TV. The contest is conducted in the framework of the project “Strengthening the corruption prevention and analysis functions of the National Anticorruption Centre”, financed by the Ministry of External Affairs of Norway in partnership with the National Anticorruption Centre (NAC).
The school and the kindergarten in Bratuleni, Nisporeni district, switched to biomass heating thanks to the EU investments
Apr 12, 2017
The pupils in the gymnasium of Bratuleni, district of Nisporeni, enjoy a better thermal comfort at school for three winters already, and, since this year, the community kindergarten will have a biomass heating plant and will be provided with hot tap water produced by solar collectors. They were installed with the financial support of the European Union in the framework of the Energy and Biomass Project. The grant amounted to over 163,000 Euro, and the community allocated a contribution of 600,000 Lei for the reparation of the heating system and the installation of the energy efficient windows.
Where it comes from and what are the costs of corruption in the municipality of Chisinau?
Apr 6, 2017
The corruption risks for the Chisinau city hall services are estimated to 117.7 million lei annually. Only for the issuance of permits in the field of construction, advertising and trade, the informal taxes would constitute approx. 6 million lei per year, according to a study of the Independent Analytical Centre "Expert-Grup", released today at a roundtable.
With the EU support, young entrepreneurs from both banks of the Nistru River create new jobs
Apr 5, 2017
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 provided under the Support to Confidence Building Measures Programme (SCBM), implemented by the UNDP Moldova. The results of the Youth Business Empowerment Project (part of SCBM) were presented today, at an event in Tiraspol.
500 ha of pastures in Orhei National Park region have been rehabilitated with European Union support
Apr 4, 2017
Throughout 3 years, the European Union funded Clima East Project, implemented by the UNDP, developed and implemented innovative systems of public pastures and forests management in the Orhei National Park region, aiming at preventing soil erosion and carbon capture and storage. The results of the project were presented today at a closing workshop in Orhei.
Eucred.md - Moldova can learn from human stories of success and failures in job seeking
Apr 3, 2017
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 data.
UN inspires on using blockchain – a technology that cannot be corrupted – at Moldova ICT Summit 2017
Mar 30, 2017
Persons interested in innovations and technologies learned more about blockchain - a popular incorruptible and efficient technology- at a presentation made by the United Nations at Moldova ICT Summit 2017, on its eighth edition.
Moldova has now GenderPulse – a tool that transforms statistical indicators into interactive infographics
Mar 28, 2017
The United Nations, in partnership with the National Bureau of Statistics, launches today, 28 March 2017, GenderPulse – the first tool for interactive graphical and easy to understand visualization of gender sensitive statistical indicators.