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  • With the EU support, entrepreneurs from both banks of the Nistru River learned to increase their income by use of innovations Aug 18, 2017

    Lean start-up, Crowdfunding, Socially Responsible Business or Human Centered Design will become working tools for 30 entrepreneurs from the right and the left bank of the Nistru River, who participated in the period of 9th and 17th of August at the Business Innovations School. The training was organized in the framework of the Support to Confidence Building Measures Programme, funded by the EU and implemented by UNDP.

  • More projects are initiated by migrants and communities within Diaspora Days Aug 8, 2017

    The Ialoveni City Hall and the Hometown Association of Ialoveni organized a meeting with their natives returned home, attended by over 50 migrants. This is the first event organized by 40 partner localities of the Migration and Local Development Project (MiDL) on the occasion of the Diaspora Days. The Project is funded by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation and is implemented by UNDP Moldova.

  • European Union supports 16 businesses in ATU Gagauzia and Taraclia District Jul 26, 2017

    16 entrepreneurs from ATU Gagauzia and Taraclia District received grants from the European Union for a value of up to 17,900 Euro each. The support will enable launching of new businesses and developing small and medium enterprises, resulting in creation of over 90 new jobs.

  • Local development model involving migrants will be replicated in the entire country Jul 25, 2017

    Another 15 localities from 15 districts of the country will learn to cooperate with people who left abroad, during the second phase of the Migration and Local Development Project (MiDL), implemented by the United Nations Development Programme in Moldova, with the support of the Swiss Development and Cooperation.

  • EU brings classical music for the first time to the Tighina Fortress Jul 24, 2017

    La, La Play tour of the Moldova National Youth Orchestra reached Tighina fortress. For the first time, classical music, played by artists from both banks of the Nistru River, was performed in the famous fortress built in the XV century, nowadays - a popular touristic attraction. The event was possible thanks to the European Union’s support, as part of the “Support to Confidence Building Measures” Programme, implemented by the UNDP.

  • With EU support culture revived in Molovata village Jul 19, 2017

    Starting with today, unique cultural events will become normal in Molovata, a picturesque village on the bank of Nistru. The European Union funded the refurbishment of the cultural facility in the community, in the framework of Support to Confidence Building Measures Programme, implemented by the UNDP. So, the beginning of a new era for the cultural life of the village started on Tuesday, 18 of July, with a creative flash-mob on the Molovata ferry and a concert of classical music.

  • UNDP inspires journalists and civic activists to make best use of open data Jul 17, 2017

    MiLab, Moldova Social Innovation Lab within UNDP Moldova, will host Open Data Media Camp 2017 during 13-17 September 2017 for 25 local participants, guided by 5 Slovak mentors. Investigative journalists, activists, NGO representatives and bloggers interested in open data, research and watchdog activities are expected to participate.

  • UNDP has delivered more than half of medicines necessary for nine national and special health programmes in the Republic of Moldova Jul 4, 2017

    The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) provided the Ministry of Health with 56% of the total volume of medicines contracted under an assistance project focused on the procurement of life-saving medicine for patients in the Republic of Moldova. These efforts brought over USD 923,000 in savings to the state budget or 23% of the allocated budget.

  • Moldova has committed to achieving 106 targets for a better life by 2030 Jul 4, 2017

    The Republic of Moldova has committed to achieving 106 targets for a better life by 2030. The respective targets represent the outcome of the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda’s nationalization. Moldova has committed to implement the 2030 Agenda jointly with the other 192 UN Member States by adopting the Declaration of the Sustainable Development Summit that took place in September 2015 in New York.

  • For home with love: Ialoveni benefits from street lightening and shall generate more income for the local budget, due to a tower crane procured for high works Jul 1, 2017

    Natives from Ialoveni contributed with over 2,500 USD, supporting their local public administration to procure a tower crane for executing height works. The Government of Switzerland offered via the United Nations Development Programme, a grant of 20,000 USD, on top of the 2,500 USD allocated by the city hall local budget and the contributions of the population.