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  • Young people from Rusestii Noi volunteer to raise funds for a cleaner village Jan 14, 2017

    Young people from Rusestii Noi organized a snow-clearing event and shoveled the snow in 20 households of older and lonely persons. The local campaign „LA URAT PE CURAT” (CAROLING IN A CLEAN ENVIRONMENT) provides an opportunity to encourage native persons who migrated to donate for the purchase of a tractor for garbage disposal, snow clearing and road maintenance in their village.

  • Interactive Map: What are top five issues raised by women at national forums with MPs? Jan 3, 2017

    Main results and impact of 15 national parliamentary forums "Dialogue with citizens", which served as a platform for discussion between women from vulnerable groups (women from ethnic minorities, women with disabilities, rural women with low incomes, elderly women, single mothers, etc.) and members of the Parliament, are now illustrated in an interactive map.

  • An innovative model of rural development is implemented in Gagauzia and Taraclia with the support of the European Union Dec 19, 2016

    The EU Leader approach, used for more than 20 years as an efficient rural development tool in many European countries – is being applied in ATU Gagauzia and Taraclia. The piloting of this approach is carried out with the financial support of the European Union, in the framework of “Support for Agriculture and Rural Development in ATU Gagauzia and Taraclia” (SARD) Programme.

  • Food Revolution in Moldova tastes like Apples Jul 21, 2016

    The children from the Republic of Moldova, one of the poorest countries in Europe, consume in average only two thirds of the minimum recommended quantity of fresh fruits. This actually explains the deficit of vitamins in their diet, being manifested by fatigue, general weakness, stomachaches, bad eyesight, coordination disorders, as well as cognitive and memory problems.

  • Representatives from 16 countries gather to discuss coordinated climate action Jul 19, 2016

    Government ministers and delegates from 16 countries across Eastern Europe, the Caucasus, and Central Asia (EECCA) attended a workshop to share their National Adaptation Plans (NAPs) and to address regional climate change challenges. For these countries, the trans-boundary nature of climate change gives particular urgency for establishing a coordinated approach towards disaster risk reduction and adaptation efforts.

  • European standard creative centre for children from Dubasari, the left bank of Nistru Jun 24, 2016

    Children form Dubasari, on the left bank of Nistru, could spent their leisure time in a useful manner and safe conditions. Hence, the community creative centre was renovated with the support of the European Union, within the” Support to Confidence Building Measures” Programme, implemented by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP).

  • Ministry of Data opens in Moldova Oct 15, 2015

    A partnership between Slovakia’s Ministry of Finance, UNDP and SOVVA (Slovak Organization for Research and Development Activities) has brought about the first regional open data challenge “Ministry of Data” which seeks to use the creative minds and innovative potential of young people to transform their societies through the use of open data and nascent technologies.

  • Transparent Decision Making, Key for Local Development and Empowering People Jun 18, 2014

    Local officials and residents of the 30 target communities of the Joint Integrated Local Development Programme (JILDP) learn to promote transparency in local decision-making.

  • A nudge in the right direction: Fighting tuberculosis in Moldova Apr 2, 2014

    Tuberculosis (TB) remains a huge challenge for the public health sector in Moldova despite the best efforts made by all involved.

  • The development story behind the MDGs: Seeing the forest beyond the trees Sep 23, 2013

    Of course we need to closely follow the progress of each Millennium Development Goal (MDG), but have you ever thought: What is the development story behind the MDGs in various national contexts?