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Number of domestic violence cases, reported to and registered by authorities, is constantly growing, reaching nearly 13,000 last year

In 2020 authorities were notified in 12,970 cases of domestic violence, with over 1,100 more cases than in 2019 and with almost 2000 more cases than in 2018. This is one finding of the study…  


Soroca Court becomes more accessible for litigants with locomotor disabilities

The Soroca District Court has recently installed an access ramp at the entrance to its headquarters, to facilitate access to justice for people with locomotor disabilities, in equal and…  


First special hearing room with audio and video recording created in Cimislia

A special hearing room, with the possibility of audio and video recording, for criminal trial participants, has been created at the Cimislia Prosecutor's Office. Hence, high quality standards are…  


Free legal services are becoming more accessible in four regions of the Republic of Moldova

Women and men residing in four regions of Moldova may access free of charge the legal assistance services of five more paralegals and 70 lawyers, recently contracted/engaged in the territorial offices…  


An IT solution on access to justice for people with visual and hearing impairments, winner of a hackathon

A platform on access to legal services for people with visual and hearing impairments, an IT solution through which adolescents will learn about the bullying phenomenon and report such cases, as well…  


40 young people will develop innovative IT solutions to improve access to justice

40 young people, participants in the "Hackjustice: An Access to Justice Hackathon", will develop innovative IT solutions to improve access to justice, especially for men and women from vulnerable and…  


How to make Moldovan justice easy to understand for everyone?

There is a well-known principle in law – justice must not only be done; it must be seen to be done. In other words, it is not enough to do justice fairly. Participants involved in trials (who want to…  


Advocacy for an accessible language and better reasoning of judgements

The language used in judgements is often convoluted and hard to understand. The documents abound with legal provisions or statutes, which do not necessarily contribute to the reasoning of the decision…  


Judgement-drafting and Training on Legal Writing in the Republic of Moldova

This report was drafted in the frame of a project financed by the U.S. Embassy and implemented by UNDP Moldova. The project aims to increase the overall quality of judgements and legal drafting in the…  


State-guaranteed legal aid becomes more accessible to beneficiaries - it may be accessed online, thanks to UNDP and Sweden

State-guaranteed legal aid may now be accessed instantly, just in few clicks. As of June 2020, the appointment of an ex officio lawyer may be requested online, by filling in a form and signing it…  

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