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Moldova leads the way in climate action, as part of flagship #EU4Climate initiative

Moldova dares to lead the way in climate action, even being severely affected by global warming. The ambition is to transform this challenge into an…


The fight against COVID-19: Survival only is not an option for Moldovan MSMEs

The COVID-19 outbreak triggered both a global public health crisis and an inevitable economic recession. The micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs), the “lungs” of national economies, have been…  


Stuck in the middle, Moldovan migrants strive to make ends meet

COVID-19 crisis has recently also hit Moldova, a lower-middle income country. But with approximately one quarter of its citizens earning a living abroad, either permanently or temporarily, its effect…  


Moldova leads the way in climate action, as part of flagship #EU4Climate initiative

Moldova dares to lead the way in climate action, even being severely affected by global warming. The ambition is to transform this challenge into an opportunity for development. The Republic of…  


People with disabilities from Moldova make their way to polling stations

For decades, isolating people with disabilities, having deprived them of their social rights, was considered quite normal for the Republic of Moldova, a former Soviet Union country. About 20-30 years…  


What if you… are the least energy efficient neighbor on the floor?

We at UNDP Moldova discuss this question regularly. Our dependence on electricity, both physical and psychological, is one piece of the puzzle. Our phones, homes, cars, industries and urban…  


Against time and all odds, Moldova is building its climate resilience

Over the last 132 years of measurement, the average temperature in the Republic of Moldova increased by more than 1.2°C. The natural disasters induced by climate change, such as frosts, hail and…  


How close is Moldova to achieve gender equality?

Following the Parliamentary Elections held on February 24, 2019, over 25% of the Moldovan MPs are women. This represents the highest number of women elected in the Parliament in the country’s history.…  


Chisinau’s Data Collaborative: Moving with the Times

On an average day, a commute in Chisinau can be very difficult. On the road you may struggle with heavy traffic in key junctions on the city, or you may need to use one of the old public transport…  


Adelina Iucal: “Moldova Electro Marathon charged both my car’s batteries and mine”

For almost two months Adelina Iucal owns an electric car, which is also her first car. She is a designer and is passionate of innovations. She participated in the open competition and was selected to…  


Electoral processes in Moldova: simpler, faster and closer to voters

Nowadays, a voter from the Republic of Moldova can find out everything about elections from his/her phone, tablet or computer.  

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