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Local Diaspora Days and economic forums change the community development vector

Diaspora Days took place at local level in 50 communities of the Republic of Moldova, with the support of UNDP’s Migration and Local Development Project, funded by the Government of Switzerland.  


Less than 1% of 612 assessed polling stations are fully accessible

On August 14, 2019, the Central Electoral Commission and UNDP Moldova have presented the results of the accessibility assessment of a series of polling stations. The event was the first of the…  


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The traditional concept of poverty is outdated, according to a new report released today by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative…  


2019 Human Development Report to focus on inequality

Today’s world remains deeply unfair. The life and prospects faced by a newborn in a poor country or in a poor household are radically different from those of wealthier children. In all societies,…  


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.  


Support to Confidence Building Measures Programme (V)

The Support to Confidence Building Measures Programme aims to increase trust between people on both sides of the Nistru River by supporting joint activities in four core areas: 1) EU support to…  


Joint Action to Strengthen Human Rights in the Transnistrian Region of the Republic of Moldova (Phase 3)

The fulfilment of human rights in breakaway unrecognized territories is a huge challenge in any part of the world and Moldova makes no exception.  


How a social project helps young people with disabilities to have a better life

In 2016, Keystone Moldova received the United Nations Human Rights Award for its outstanding support in developing community services for people with intellectual and psycho-social disabilities.  


With the assistance of the European Union, over 150,000 people from the ATU Gagauzia and Taraclia district have improved their living conditions

At least one social infrastructure facility was improved in each of those 40 communities from the ATU Gagauzia and Taraclia district. 63 small and medium enterprises were launched or developed,…  


People's perceptions of the degree to which human rights are respected in the Republic of Moldova have not changed fundamentally over the last two years

Moldova have not changed fundamentally over the last two years 7 out of 10 inhabitants of Republic of Moldova consider their rights to be systematically violated. This is evidenced by the results of…  

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