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24 communities boost their local economies by partnering with public authorities, diaspora and businesses

Local public authorities, businesses and hometown associations from 24 communities will implement ambitious projects to boost their local economies.  


28 communities create hometown associations which will involve the diaspora in local development

UNDP Moldova and Switzerland announced the results for 2020 “Incubator” and “Accelerator 1+1” grant competitions for hometown associations. These will allow 28 communities to involve diaspora in…  


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…  


European Union provides financial assistance for the development of rural communities in Cahul and Ungheni regions

European Union provides financial assistance for the development of rural communities in Cahul and Ungheni regions. A call for grants to Local Action Groups (LAG) in the two regions, as entities…  


Flakes bloom even in times of crisis

While some businesses are sinking because of the coronavirus crisis, others have adapted and used this difficult period to reinvent and develop. This was also the case of Angela Sobol from Varvareuca…  


Science of beekeeping, mastered by a woman from Sipka village

During one of her trips to Italy, impressed with the descendants of a family owing a business for several generations, Natalia Porhun from Sipka village, left bank of Nistru river, decided to change…  


Inequalities are the persistent virus of the century and new forms are emerging, according to UNDP’s Human Development Report

Republic of Moldova has lost 10.4% of its human development due to inequalities and, currently, ranks 107 out of 189 countries and territories as per the Human Development Index (HDI). HDI measures…  


Mission 1.5 a game-changer

UNDP is responding to the most pressing issue we face as a species with what we hope will be the largest ever survey on climate change.  


European Union launches a new programme to support sustainable socio-economic development of Ungheni municipality and neighbouring localities

The European Union launched on 24 January 2020 in Ungheni the second of the two initiatives under the new "EU4Moldova: Focal Regions" programme. The EU is investing 22.8 million euros, in a total…  


European Union launches a new programme to support sustainable socio-economic development of Cahul municipality and neighboring localities

The European Union launched on 17 January 2020 in Cahul the first of the two initiatives under the new "EU4Moldova: Focal Regions" programme. The EU is investing 22.8 million euros, in a total budget…  

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