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Moldova’s COVID-19 recovery requires investment in services, e-governance, UN plan says

COVID-19 has disrupted every aspect of life in Moldova, according to a new UN response and recovery plan, prepared with technical leadership from…

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14 entrepreneurs and 5 community initiatives from Cahul region are developing, with European Union support

14 entrepreneurs from Cahul region received grants of €15,000 - €30,000 each, assistance provided by the European Union for private sector development for the second call of grants launched by the…  


Over 260 Moldovans certified their professional competencies, despite not having formal education

Since 2019, nine educational institutions across the country were accredited to assess and certify the vocational knowledge of people who have working experience in a specific field, but do not have…  


Criminalization of HIV transmission and sex work are among main legal barriers in accessing prevention, treatment, and care services

The main legal barriers in accessing HIV prevention, treatment and care services remain neglect, marginalization and rejection of the key affected populations, criminalization and penalization of HIV…  


European Union provides over €1.4 million of financial support for the restoration of Tighina (Bender) fortress

The restoration and conservation works of the Tighina (Bender) Fortress have started. The total cost of the works is over €1.4 million, provided by the European Union “Confidence Building Measures”…  


More than 2000 arms were removed from civil circulation, with EU and UNDP support

2119 arms, 50,000 cartridges and 142 accessories and components were destroyed by smelting on 25 November in Chișinău, with support of the European Union and UNDP. The removal of these arms out of…  


Sweden and UNDP offer grants for women with an economic activity in their households

Women with an economic activity in their households could benefit from non-reimbursable financial aid of up to US$3,500 to practice income-generating, environmentally friendly and climate resilient…  


A distance learning platform was launched for business community from both banks of the Nistru river

The distance learning platform for business community from both banks of the Nistru river, www.academy.chamber.md, was launched today. The platform was developed upon the initiative of the Chamber of…  


UNDP Moldova team joined the national campaign for expanding green areas. We planted acorns in Puhoi village, Ialoveni district

UNDP Moldova's team planted about 150 kilograms of acorns in Puhoi village, Ialoveni district. The reforestation area is about 0.6 hectares. The action is part of the annual national campaign to…  


UNDP Moldova launches “Don’t Choose Extinction” campaign to raise awareness of the detrimental effects of fossil fuel subsidies on people and environment

UNDP Moldova launched today “Don’t Choose Extinction” campaign, to raise awareness of the detrimental effects of fossil fuel subsidies on people’s health and environment.  


Hedgehog Arci will tell the children from 120 schools about elections and the functioning of Student Councils

The fifth edition of the electoral comics is ready to be distributed to primary school children. In this edition, the cartoon hero, hedgehog Arci, has a friend, turtle Besva. They go on vacation…  

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