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Statement for International Day for the Eradication of Poverty (17 October)

As we mark International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, humanity is at a crossroads. Human choices, shaped by values and institutions, have given rise to the interconnected planetary and social…  


Pandemic crisis in Moldova will result in growing income and non-income inequalities and further social exclusion of vulnerable groups

The Multidimensional Poverty Index value for the Republic of Moldova is 0.004, according to the latest available data from 2012, included in the global Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI), produced…  


UNDP Administrator’s Message on the 2020 International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

The theme of this year’s International Day for the Eradication of Poverty – Acting together to achieve social and environmental justice for all – is extremely pertinent in the era of COVID-19. The…  


Grants up to €40,000 from the European Union for partnerships from both banks of Nistru to implement innovative business ideas

Organizations and companies from both banks of Nistru can create partnerships to participate in a grants’ competition organized by European Union’s Confidence Building Measures Programme, implemented…  


Temporary Basic Income to protect the world's poorest people could slow the surge in COVID-19 cases, says UNDP

The immediate introduction of a Temporary Basic Income for the world’s poorest people could slow the current surge in COVID-19 cases by enabling nearly three billion people to stay at home, according…  


Progress against the multiple dimensions of poverty was made before the pandemic – but now it is at risk

New figures released by UNDP show that before the COVID-19 pandemic hit, progress was being made in tackling multidimensional poverty, according to the global Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI), a…  


Social protection

Economy of Moldova was caught unprepared to COVID-19 pandemic. The measures introduced to contain the spread of pandemic have had massive socio-economic impact and further deepened the pre-existing…  


More than 130,000 people from 44 communities benefit from improved local services, thanks to Hometown Associations

44 Hometown Associations implemented community projects to improve the life of about 130,000 people thanks to grants offered by UNDP in 2019, with the financial support of the Government of…  


UNDP Administrator’s Message on the 2019 International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

This year marks the 27th Anniversary of the declaration by the United Nations General Assembly of 17 October as the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty.  


How a social project helps young people with disabilities to have a better life

In 2016, Keystone Moldova received the United Nations Human Rights Award for its outstanding support in developing community services for people with intellectual and psycho-social disabilities.  

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