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2019 press releases

The first support centre for survivors of gender-based violence from Gagauzia region will be opened in 2019

For the first time, women from Gagauzia region who suffer from violence could benefit from shelter and assistance in a centre that will be functional by the end of 2019.  

Call for applications for grants for the establishment of precipitation water storage basins

Legally registered agricultural producers, farmer associations or representative of the business sector from the rural localities of Cantemir, Criuleni, Hincesti, Leova and Ungheni districts can…  

Less than 1% of 612 assessed polling stations are fully accessible

On August 14, 2019, the Central Electoral Commission and UNDP Moldova have presented the results of the accessibility assessment of a series of polling stations. The event was the first of the…  

Civil society will monitor action plans of the National Integrity and Anticorruption Strategy, with UNDP support

Civil society representatives will monitor how the authorities from nine local districts and the Gagauz Autonomy implement the action plans adopted under the National Integrity and Anticorruption…  

EU offers grants to foster business cooperation between both banks of Nistru

The European Union offers financial support/grants for projects that aim to create or consolidate cooperation platforms between business associations and NGOs from both banks of Nistru river.  

Republic of Moldova engages migrants in local development and creates reintegration services for returning migrants

35 localities and 35 territorial employment offices are supported by UNDP Moldova and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) in launching a new local economic development model, as…  

Young ambassadors of integrity from the Republic of Moldova and Romania attended an anticorruption school

30 anticorruption volunteers from Moldova and Romania chose to spend their vacation at the summer school “Youth against corruption”, organized on July 21-28, in the town of Vadul lui Voda.  

Over 150 young people representing 17 political parties participating in the National Youth Forum in Electoral Domain

On July 19, 2019, the second edition of the National Youth Forum in Electoral Field, organized by the Central Electoral Commission (CEC), Center for Continuous Electoral Training (CCET) and the United…  

People from suburban area of Bender, are able to go to a Family Physician Center built in Hagimus, with the EU’s support

A Family Physician Center, open in Hagimus, district of Causeni, benefits to locals and also to other inhabitants of the south suburban area of Bender, covering amongst others the villages: of Gisca,…  

New data challenges traditional notions of ‘rich’ and ‘poor’

The traditional concept of poverty is outdated, according to a new report released today by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative…  

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