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Listening to Local Needs for Development: Micronarratives as a Tool for the Localisation of SDGs

The Innovative Development Working Paper Series disseminates the findings of work progress by UNDP staff and partners and to encourage the exchange of ideas about development issues, it shares results…  


Moldovan snails — Western delicacies

The story of the snail farm in Peresecina begins on the day when the farm owner, Vilen Cebotari, received a present from France — a plate of frozen snails. He tried them and it struck him — if this…  


The European Union continues to support partnerships of NGOs from both banks of the Nistru river

The European Union will support joint initiatives of the civil society from both banks with up to 20,000 euros per project in the framework of the fifth phase of the EU “Confidence Building Measures”…  


EU supports opportunities for modernizing social infrastructure on both banks of the Nistru river

Communities located on the right and left banks of the Nistru river are invited to apply for funding of social infrastructure renovation projects. The European Union will support the modernizing of…  


Moldovan migrants from all over the world contributed for improved public services benefiting 300,000 people from 38 localities

About 10,000 Moldovans, who left their home communities, contributed with over USD 257,000 to the development of these localities. As a result, socio-economic services and infrastructure for about…  


International Volunteer Day

Today, on International Volunteer Day 2018, we celebrate the more than 1 billion volunteers who are helping to transform our world for the better.  


Day of Persons with Disabilities

On this day, let’s commit to working together to ensure that persons with disabilities have equal access and voice in society, and can realize their fullest possible potential.  


An entrepreneur from Tiraspol produces eco-friendly twine for vineyard

Production of twine used to tie grapevine and vegetables brings good perspectives to one young entrepreneur from Tiraspol. His in-house innovative technologies allowed him to produce a 100%…  


A touristic route is created in the centre of Moldova, with natives’ support

Three localities from the central part of the country, Cioresti, Dolna and Micleuseni, launched the rural touristic route “Dor de Codru” (Longing for the Forest). Beautiful places, secular Codri,…  


EU support: a young man from Tiraspol produces unusual chargers for mobile telephones

A charger for mobile telephones can also be an element of decoration, if produced in the workshop owned by Ivan Hodacovschi, a young man from Tiraspol, who could start up his business owing to an…  

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