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“Dor de Codru”

A new rural tourist route has revived the local economy.  


Compelling action in Gagauzian Autonomy: the newlyweds learn how to prevent domestic conflicts and violence

“A book may be written about any family. For a happy story, there is no space for violence,” this is a happy marriage recipe according to Cătălina and Gheorghe Vîlciu. These two got married several…  


Raisa Preida, Roma activist: “The time when the life of a Roma woman was limited to being a wife and a mother who stays mostly at home needs to be over.”

Everybody calls me Meca. I am 65 years old, I have four children, 15 grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren. I have lived in Otaci [a town in the Republic of Moldova] my whole life, making a…  


Moldova: drive green, drive electric

The electric vehicles registered currently in Moldova reduce CO2 emissions by 500,000 kg annually.  


E-waste road in E-Moldova

The ICT sector has a heavy footprint on environment and human health, hence the efficient management of e-waste is a legal obligation and accountability towards people.  


Pigs live in clover in Speia … enjoying European funds

When being stressed, pigs eat and do not grow in flesh. That's why at a farm established based on a grant offered by EU through UNDP music is being played for pigs, while the animals may play around…  


Youth United by Climate

Climate Curriculum Reaches 50,000 Students and Counting in Eight Countries Across Eastern Europe and Central Asia.  


Contracted militaries can also enjoy fourteen-day paternity leave

Alexandru became father for the first time in May inst. and enjoyed the 14 days of paternity leave right after his son’s birth: “I was present at the delivery; it was a special experience. Right from…  


“Police bike patrolling brings us closer to people and lets our city breathe”

On bicycles, police officers are closer to the community.  


People from Vadul-Rascov brought back to life their traditional costumes

Three stars of luck and a tree of life — the symbol of eternal youth and life without death. This is how the traditional “ia” (shirt) looks like, sewn and worn by women from the Vadul-Rascov village,…  

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