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The non-formal qualification in the field of construction, culinary, education and ecology can be recognized at home

People who have work experience in the fields of construction, culinary, education and ecology can validate their skills due to a pilot program of the Ministry of Education, Culture and Research. The…  


Several IT companies from both banks of the Nistru River established partnerships with Romanian companies

Representatives of 14 companies and two IT associations from both banks of the Nistru River discussed cooperation opportunities with their Romanian colleagues during a study visit to IT and support…  


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…  


Children from sports schools and boarding schools from both banks of Nistru took part in Christmas marathon, supported by European Union

About 100 children from sports schools and boarding schools from both banks of Nistru competed and received gifts in Christmas Marathon that took place in Chisinau on Sunday, 22 December.  


Participation of women and men in the information and communication technologies sector is unfair

Women and girls occupy only 31% of jobs in the ICT sector and only 19% of digital professions. Only 4.6% of the girls studying in higher education choose STEM (Science, Technologies, Engineering and…  


The Republic of Moldova prepares to present its first Voluntary National Review of the 2030 Agenda

The Republic of Moldova has committed to present its first Voluntary National Review (VNR) of the implementation of the 2030 Agenda in July 2020, during the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable…  


The Roma local elected representatives learned how to become active and get involved in their community’s development

Following the general local elections held in the Republic of Moldova on 20 October 2019, the Roma community obtained a record number of 12 Local Councillors, who managed to win enough votes and get a…  


Producers from both banks of the Nistru River will cooperate with the retail chains from Moldova

Over 80 producers from both banks of the Nistru river and the representatives of the big retail chains from Moldova have initiated today a dialogue and established collaboration partnerships during…  


Moldova loses more than 10.4% of its human development due to inequalities

Republic of Moldova ranks 107 out of 189 countries and territories as per the Human Development Index (HDI) which measures national progress in health, education and income and is annually published…  


The Bender fortress (citadel) and Chisinau Circus will be restored according to international standards with European Union’s assistance

European Union supports restoration works at the Bender Fortress and at Chisinau Circus according to international standards. The project is carried out in the framework of the EU Confidence Building…  

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