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“Daddy beats Mommy... I'm scared!” Teachers from Gagauzia region trained in response to domestic violence

For the first time, dozens of teachers from Gagauz-Yeri region of Moldova have been trained how to react when they spot incidents of violence in the families of children enrolled at the respective…  


A scan of psychological violence in Moldovan elections

The electoral campaign in 2019 general elections - between debates on governance programs and personal attacks.  


Pasha Parfeni, the man who sang about homeland in Tiraspol

In 2012, Pasha, along with a few friends — musicians, sports persons and civic activists — created the “Lautarul” NGO, through which he initiated several cultural projects, including bringing closer…  


Painters from both banks of the Nistru river show their works at joint exhibitions

Young painters from Chisinau, Tiraspol and Bender, 10 from each bank of the Nistru river, organized a joint painting exhibition at the B.P. Hasdeu library in Chisinau during March 16–23, 2019.  


The public libraries from Moldova are electoral education friendly

If some time ago a library was a place for borrowing books, in the last years this kind of institution is not only gathering people who share the passion for reading. Here the visitors can enrich…  


A student from Taraclia fights violence through art

Diana Karapencova, a 17-year-old student from Taraclia, has her own strategy of fighting violence.  


Martishor from home

The first day of spring was celebrated in two villages from Moldova – Chiscareni, Singerei district and Pelinia, Drochia district – by organizing traditional workshops called “Șezătoare”. Local…  


Victor Izbas, UNDP intern: "The mission of my life is to break down stereotypes"

Victor Izbas is 24 years old and has been an intern for two months at UNDP, as part of a wider UN Programme for increasing accessibility and diversity in the institution.  


Young people, especially the first voters, have become informed voters

“In the beginning, I was not thinking to participate in elections”, that’s how Lucian Deleu, an 18-year-old young man from Balti, started his presentation. Until the spring of last year, he did not…  


Migration on the radar of Moldovan town halls

Persons responsible for migration at town halls-level bridge persons born in a certain community.  

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