Press releases
  • Over 20 thousand inhabitants of the Dnestrovsk city, left bank of the Nistru river, have access to quality healthcareJul 20, 2016Over 20 thousand inhabitants of the city Dnestrovsk, situated on the left bank of the Nistru River, have access to a renovated clinic with trained medical staff and equipped in accordance with modern standards and practices. The clinic was officially inaugurated today. The event served as an opportunity for the European Union (EU), which funded the renovation, to took stock of the support provided to people from the left bank of the Nistru river for ensuring access to medical services.

  • Young people are having fun time at ENERGEL Summer CampJul 16, 201655 young people from the left bank of the Nistru River, Gagauz Yeri region and the southern districts of the Republic of Moldova are having fun-filled days at the fifth edition of ENERGEL Summer Camp held from July 6 to 17 in Danceni village, Ialoveni district. The summer camp is an initiative of the Energy and Biomass Project, funded by the European Union and implemented by the United Nations Development Programme.

  • A project on civic reporting of irregularities in the society - Imi Pasa - was launchedJul 15, 2016Imi Pasa is a web-platform through which citizens can report irregularities, such as expired products, metrological fraud, etc. directly to responsible state institutions. The institutions in charge will analyze the reports submitted by citizens and their examination status will be published online.

  • New project financed by the Swedish Government will strengthen the parliamentary institutionJul 11, 2016Harmonization of the Moldovan legislation with the EU and implementation of the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda, enhancing oversight practices, encouraging gender equality, as well as openness of the Parliament to engage with citizens and cooperate with civil society, and increasing its efficiency and transparency - here are the objectives of a new parliamentary support project financed by the Swedish Government and implemented by the United Nations Development Programme in Moldova.

  • HACK.CORRUPTION – Winners of the first anticorruption Hackathon in Moldova were awardedJul 11, 2016The winners of the first hackathon to develop applications or web platforms to support fight against corruption were announced. The HACK.CORRUPTION event took place on 8-10 July 2016 in Chisinau and was organized with the financial support of the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, at the initiative of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), by CIVITTA and Garage48. The National Anticorupttion Centre and the Electronic Governnance Centre partenered for this hackathon.

  • Exchange of good practices in cooperation between the Parliament and the Government on the European integration processJul 6, 2016The experience of cooperation between national parliaments and governments in the countries of the European Union in the European Integration process was presented within a workshop organized with the support of United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), within the project “Improving Moldovan Democracy through Parliamentary and Electoral Support”, funded by the Swedish Government.

  • Energy and Biomass Project encourages villages to apply for EU funds to connect public facilities to biomass heating systemsJul 5, 2016The Energy and Biomass Project invites rural communities to apply for EU funding to connect their public facilities to biomass heating systems. In the application package, the local governments will propose the public institutions they would like to switch to biomass heating. The communities that will propose kindergartens or healthcare facilities, besides applying for a biomass heating system, may also apply for installation of solar water heating collectors.

  • Provisions for remote Internet voting will make the 2018 parliamentary elections more inclusiveJun 28, 2016Elections will become more inclusive in the Republic of Moldova starting with 2018, when remote Internet voting is planned to be piloted. On 28 June 2016 the results of the feasibility study “Introduction of Internet Voting in the Republic of Moldova” was presented by the Central Electoral Commission. The research was conducted with the support of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), within the project “Improving the quality of democracy in Moldova through parliamentary and electoral support”, financed by the Governments of Sweden and Norway.

  • Eurasian Representatives Collaborate on Climate Change AdaptationJun 28, 2016Government ministers and delegates from 29 countries meet in Chisinau to share National Adaptation Plans and to address regional climate change challenges

  • European assistance: Modern sports and education complex for children in Varnita and BenderJun 27, 2016Sports field for handball, tennis, volleyball and basketball, equipped sports pavilion, a renovated multifunctional center, and a playground for the kindergarten - all of these was possible due to the financial aid from the European Union provided within the Support to Confidence Building Measures Programme, implemented by the United Nations Development Programme.