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  • Small and medium enterprises learn to be innovativeJun 26, 2015Over 70 representatives of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) learn how to promote innovations in their business activities at a training conducted by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on 26-27 June.

  • Small and medium enterprises can access grants to promote innovations in their activitiesJun 24, 2015The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Moldova launches a grants competition for small and medium enterprises willing to apply innovations in their businesses.

  • SUN DA-I Fest, third edition, brought together thousands of renewable energy promotersJun 21, 2015Thousands of Moldovans discovered eco technologies at SUN DA-I Fest – Live Music Festival, powered by solar energy. The event culminates the European Union Sustainable Energy Week and is organised by the EU-funded Energy and Biomass Project, together with the Energy Efficiency Agency and POT Music.

  • Children awarded for most clever anti-corruption solutionsJun 18, 2015Children from 22 Moldovan schools proposed today their smart solutions to reduce corruption in the educational system, at a Fair for Anti-Corruption Solutions. The event, at its first edition, was organised in Chisinau by the Ministry of Education, with the support of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).

  • 50 children discover the secret of renewable energy at the ENERGEL Summer Camp, 4th edition Jun 11, 201550 children from Moldova are spending ten days of vacation at the ENERGEL Summer Camp learning how to use renewable energy and discovering the secret of smart energy consumption. The children were selected following a public competition launched by the Energy and Biomass Project, funded by the European Union and implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).

  • The EU financed construction of a border crossing point in Palanca has been launchedMay 27, 2015”Improved border-crossing conditions for business and trade, safe, secure, gender friendly and facilitated movement of people and goods across the border, economic stabilization and sustainable development of the region” – these are just some of the expected results of the Construction of Palanca Border Crossing Point project launched today at a public event conducted in the Palanca village, Stefan Voda district.

  • 60 children in Caragas, on the left bank of the Nistru, get access to pre-school education May 20, 2015About 200 children in the village of Caragas, located on the left bank of the Nistru River, now have improved education conditions, and 60 children have gained access to pre-school education with the reconstruction of a block and the rehabilitation of the heating system at the village kindergarten.

  • Ethnic minority women ask for greater involvement in politicsMay 5, 2015Around 100 women, representatives of ethnic minority groups gathered, for the first time, at the National Forum of Women from Ethnic groups - "Equal through difference, we involve in politics", which took place on May 5, 2015.

  • Development partners of Moldova discuss policy recommendations and government action plans in a retreat with the prime minister and the cabinetMay 1, 2015Development partners of Moldova engaged today, 1 May 2015, in a full-day policy retreat with the Prime Minister of Moldova Chiril Gaburici and the Cabinet. The retreat provided an opportunity to discuss key development challenges and policy recommendations presented by the development partners in their Briefing Book, and the Government’s specific action plans.

  • EU and UNDP Discuss Global Development Challenges and PrioritiesApr 28, 2015United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark and European Union Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development Neven Mimica jointly opened today in Brussels a high-level policy dialogue between both institutions. The dialogue focuses on the current development challenges and priorities such as the ongoing negotiations on a new global development framework and the collective actions needed to advance sustainable development for all countries and people.