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“Safe House Saves Lives” – a life-saving campaign initiated in five Moldovan districts

The aim of the “Safe House Saves Lives” campaign - carried out in the cold season 2019 – 2020 - is that inhabitants from five Moldovan districts - Cantemir, Criuleni, Hincesti, Leova and Ungheni - are…  


With support of the Austrian Development Agency and UNDP, 990 households will be equipped with smoke detectors

990 smoke detectors will be installed in the houses of vulnerable families in the districts of Cantemir, Criuleni, Hincesti, Leova and Ungheni. They were procured in the framework of the Climate and…  


Austrian Development Agency and UNDP contribute to strengthening the capacities of the Republic of Moldova for disaster management and response

The Republic of Moldova is extremely vulnerable to climate change and disasters, with an annual average of economic losses of 2.13% of GDP. Disasters affect thousands of people, first of all women,…  


Rescue and Fire Station of Copanca was renovated with EU support

The rescuers and fire fighters of Copanca village, Causeni district will intervene more rapidly and efficiently in case of fires and emergency situations, as the station where they activate was…  


From Drought to Prosperity through Community Development

The 2007 summer drought severely compromised the harvest in over 80 per cent of Republic of Moldova’s agricultural lands. Thus, the financial and food security of a great number of agricultural…  


Post Disaster Needs Assessment system in Moldova: a scoping study

A comparative overview of the Post Disaster Needs Assessment (PDNA) and the existing loss and damage assessment and information management system in the Republic of Moldova has been performed by…  


Volunteer rescuers from Ungheni will be able to cope with emergencies

On the International Day for Disaster Reduction, the Municipality of Ungheni organized a training exercise, in partnership with the Civil Protection and Emergency Situations Service, attended by 37…  


Students and teachers from Ungheni Town are better prepared to face emergencies

To celebrate the International Day for Disaster Reduction, the Mayoralty of Ungheni Town has organized on October 14, 2015 the roundtable `Being informed makes you stronger in the face of natural…  


The best works of children promoting non-hazardous life have been awarded in Chisinau

On the occasion of the International Day for Disaster Reduction, on October 13, 2015, the Civil Protection and Emergency Situations Service organized the awarding ceremony of the best works of…  


Feeding the hope. The United Nations’ and International Community’s Response to Reducing the Consequences of Drought in the Republic of Moldova

The United Nations response to last summer’s drought in Moldova was a powerful demonstration of what can be achieved if people, authorities, UN agencies, and international community work together.…  

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