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People from suburban area of Bender, are able to go to a Family Physician Center built in Hagimus, with the EU’s support

A Family Physician Center, open in Hagimus, district of Causeni, benefits to locals and also to other inhabitants of the south suburban area of Bender, covering amongst others the villages: of Gisca,…  


New data challenges traditional notions of ‘rich’ and ‘poor’

The traditional concept of poverty is outdated, according to a new report released today by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative…  


Two solar trees that generate green energy are being installed in Chisinau

Two solar trees that generate photovoltaic electricity are being installed in the capital city of Moldova. The construction works are in progress, and Chisinau people will soon benefit from "smart…  


What is the quality of life in Chisinau?

More than one thousand residents of Chisinau described the quality of life in the Capital City during a research conducted between May 2018 – April 2019. The initiative was is of the Innovation…  


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…  


Moldova Electro-Marathon – the first electric cars’ expedition starts today

The first electric cars’ expedition started today. Nine cars of different brands and models, but with 100% electrically powered propulsion, will travel over the next 5 days a total distance of about…  


“Police bike patrolling brings us closer to people and lets our city breathe”

On bicycles, police officers are closer to the community.  


Young filmmakers created motivational spots for elections

On June 25, 2019 the award ceremony of Filmmakers Camp, laboratory of ideas in the electoral field, was held. The 7 teams composed of 3 members each, have reached the finals of the competition,…  


People from Vadul-Rascov brought back to life their traditional costumes

Three stars of luck and a tree of life — the symbol of eternal youth and life without death. This is how the traditional “ia” (shirt) looks like, sewn and worn by women from the Vadul-Rascov village,…  


We asked mayor of Straseni how they are tackling corruption

Approximately 5 percent of the world’s annual GDP is lost to corruption. This figure is estimated to be 10 times the amount of official development assistance in developing countries.  

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