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The first support centre for survivors of gender-based violence from Gagauzia region will be opened in 2019

For the first time, women from Gagauzia region who suffer from violence could benefit from shelter and assistance in a centre that will be functional by the end of 2019.  


Contracted militaries can also enjoy fourteen-day paternity leave

Alexandru became father for the first time in May inst. and enjoyed the 14 days of paternity leave right after his son’s birth: “I was present at the delivery; it was a special experience. Right from…  


Youth Forum, the only platform that unites young politicians from different parties

After two days of intensive work, the 150 participants of the National Youth Forum on Elections, the Second Edition, simulated elections on Sunday, 21 July.  


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.…  


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

On bicycles, police officers are closer to the community.  


Analysis: The effect of the mixed electoral system on gender equality in parliamentary elections

Today, on 28 May 2019, the Central Electoral Commission and UNDP Moldova presented the gender equality analysis of the February 2019 parliamentary elections. The data are presented in comparison with…  


“Daddy beats Mommy... I'm scared!” Teachers from Gagauzia region trained in response to domestic violence

For the first time, dozens of teachers from Gagauz-Yeri region of Moldova have been trained how to react when they spot incidents of violence in the families of children enrolled at the respective…  


A scan of psychological violence in Moldovan elections

The electoral campaign in 2019 general elections - between debates on governance programs and personal attacks.  


A student from Taraclia fights violence through art

Diana Karapencova, a 17-year-old student from Taraclia, has her own strategy of fighting violence.  


The woman who dreams of buying homes for all survivors of domestic violence

If Angela had one million dollars, she would buy homes for women who are locked in a life with violent men. The idea came to her after she escaped a horrible marriage. The first woman she would help…  

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