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  • UNDP Moldova launches the first youth-centered skills observatory to increase employment rate May 24, 2017

    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 and experiments around topics of skills mismatch, underutilization and increased employability for young women and men.

  • Over 4,200 people living in Gura Bicului and Bicioc villages will enjoy better medical services thanks to the EU support May 22, 2017

    Thanks to the EU support, inhabitants from Gura Bicului and Bicioc villages will enjoy improved services in the local Family Medical Center. In Gura Bicului village, Anenii Noi district, the Medical facility that assists people from both banks of the Nistru River was refurbished in the framework of the EU-funded Support to Confidence Building Measures Programme, implemented by the UNDP.

  • Tegegnework Gettu: Statement on International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia May 17, 2017

    This year’s International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOT) focuses on raising awareness on the role of families in the well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people.

  • Students from Alcedar are greening their school May 16, 2017

    Youth from Alcedar, Soldanesti district, came up with ingenious solutions for a school with zero fossil energy consumption. Their initiatives were presented at a public lesson held within the optional course on "Renewable Energy Sources", launched by the EU funded Energy and Biomass Project.

  • 30,000 People from Taraclia District have now access to safe drinking water sources May 10, 2017

    Public drinking water distribution stations, built with the financial support of the Embassy of Bulgaria under a project implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), were inaugurated today in Taraclia and Tvardita towns. Besides these two public stations, provided with modern water treatment equipment, another five were put into operation in Valea Perjei, Albota de Sus, Cairaclia, Ciumai and Cealic villages of Taraclia district.

  • Children from “Mihai Viteazul” high school are proud of a first orchard, planted by them May 5, 2017

    UNDP Moldova and the management of the “Mihai Viteazul” high school, with the support of Mobiasbanca organized the second tree planting event, part of the campaign “Make apples cool”.

  • A Tourist Information Center was opened in Tiraspol thanks to EU support May 5, 2017

    Tourists who were considering exploring the left bank of the Nistru River can make their trip more memorable. A Tourist Information Center, opened today in Tiraspol, will recommend tourist destinations, accommodation possibilities, and other relevant information for foreign visitors or locals, who want to discover new touristic attractions. This is one of the projects implemented within the framework of the EU-funded Support to Confidence Building Measures (SCBM) Programme, implemented by the UNDP.

  • CALL FOR INVOLVEMENT At least 18 localities will learn how to engage migrants in local development May 5, 2017

    UNDP announces a call for selecting at least 18 more partner localities beneficiaries of the “Migration and Local Development” project, implemented with the financial support of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC). Until now, with the support of the project, other 25 towns and villages succeeded to engage migrants in local development.

  • Thanks to the EU, students from Proteagailovca, left bank of the Nistru river, will enjoy practicing sports May 2, 2017

    Sports activities will become more exciting for the children of Proteagailovca village, situated on the left bank of the Nistru River. This is because the local school gym is being refurbished for the first time in almost 60 years after it had opened its doors for the first time. The investments, in amount of 134,000 euros, were provided by the European Union, in the framework of the "Support to Confidence Building Measures" Programme, implemented by the UNDP.

  • The extensive use of biomass has brought new technologies, jobs and increased the energy security in the Republic of Moldova Apr 28, 2017

    The production of renewable energy in the Republic of Moldova has increased in just a few years from 4% to 14% of the energy consumption, mostly thanks to the European Union's support, provided within the Energy and Biomass Project. Nevertheless, the concern about the energy security and efficiency, and the production of its own energy from renewable sources still remains essential for the Republic of Moldova.

  • Life-saving medicines to reach 3,800 people living with HIV/AIDS Apr 28, 2017

    The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) delivered its first batch of medicines under a new project designed to make sure the most vulnerable people get their treatments on time.

  • 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.