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  • 13 Oct 2014
    Transparency Week promotes people participation in local administration

    Over 30 communities in 17 districts of the Republic of Moldova will promote people’s participation in drafting and approval of local budgets during the Transparency Week, organized by the State Chancellery with the support of the Joint Integrated Local Development Programme (JILDP), implemented by UNDP and UN Women, with the financial support of the Government of Denmark.

  • 18 Sep 2014
    EU-supported civil society initiatives helped improve the lives of over 14,000 people on both banks on the Nistru River

    European Union provided more than 1.3 million Euro over the past two years for joint initiatives of civil society organizations on both banks of the Nistru River which helped improve the lives of more than 14,000 people. The data was presented today in the largest conference which brought together NGOs from both banks of the Nistru, organized by the EU-UNDP “Support Confidence Building Measures” Programme.

  • 10 Sep 2014
    An innovative platform to facilitate discussions on development scenarios of the Republic of Moldova

    The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in partnership with the independent think tank Expert-Grup, launched an online survey to discuss and generate proposals for a long-term prosperous and equitable development of the Republic of Moldova.

  • 04 Sep 2014
    Career Development Centre in Cahul to foster entrepreneurship and employment

    Career Development Centre in Cahul is the third centre opened in Moldova to provide the unemployed, emigrants returned home and graduates of various educational institutions necessary training and assistance in finding employment in Moldova.

  • 11 Jul 2014
    10 Inter-Municipal Cooperation initiatives help improve the life of 120,000 people in Moldova

    Mayors of 40 municipalities in Moldova signed in Chisinau grant agreements for the implementation of 10 inter-municipal cooperation initiatives. They provide for public services - waste collection and disposal, street lighting, road maintenance and snow removal, urban development, and repairs - that will improve the lives of over 120,000 people. The total value of the grants is US$ 1,000,000.

  • 09 Jul 2014
    With EU support, people on both sides of the Nistru River have now a common cultural center in Cosnita village

    Thirteen artistic groups from both banks of the Nistru River and from Vinnytsia (Ukraine) performed today at the Folk Festival “Nistrule, pe malul tău”. The fifth edition of the Festival was held this year in the Cultural Center of Cosnita village, Dubasari district, which was renovated recently with European funds in the framework of the EU-UNDP Support to Confidence Building Measures Programme.

  • 01 Jul 2014
    Business School has opened up new opportunities for entrepreneurs on the left bank of the Nistru River

    More than 900 entrepreneurs benefited from trainings and support in implementing their business ideas within the Business School that was established on the left bank of the Nistru River with the assistance of the EU-UNDP Support to Confidence Building Measures Programme. Today, the graduates of the three Business School branch offices situated in Tiraspol, Bender and Ribnita got together in a conference to exchange experience and to share their results.

  • 18 Jun 2014
    Transparent Decision Making, Key for Local Development and Empowering People

    Local officials and residents of the 30 target communities of the Joint Integrated Local Development Programme (JILDP) learn to promote transparency in local decision-making.

  • 22 May 2014
    Young entrepreneurs on both banks of the Nistru learn together how to develop their businesses

    42 young people from both banks of the Nistru River shared their experience and networked during a joint conference organized on May 22-23 by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry from Tiraspol, in partnership with AXA Management Consulting. The event is part of a project funded by the European Union and UNDP within the Support to Confidence Building Measures Programme.

  • 19 May 2014
    Winners of the first-ever online social game in Moldova awarded

    The most innovative community projects of the first-ever online social game in Moldova „Youth@Work” were awarded today. The 4 winners received MDL 10 000 each for the implementation of the projects in the area of job creation and professional development of youth in rural communities.

  • 10 Apr 2014
    Career Development Centre launched in Rezina

    The second SYSLAB Career Development Centre was launched today in the town of Rezina in Moldova which is going to train and help unemployed people, emigrants returned home and graduates of different educational institutions to get a job in the country.

  • 08 Apr 2014
    First online game in Moldova to bring your community 10 000 lei

    The first-ever online game “Youth@Work” - https://communityplanit.org/moldova/ -which gives every young person the possibility to get actively involved in the development of his or her community was launched in the Republic of Moldova.

  • 08 Apr 2014
    Moldova pledges to promote green economy and sustainable development

    Moldova’s Green development High level event was organized today by the Government of the Republic of Moldova, in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme, the Government of Denmark, and the Global Environment Facility (GEF), and aims to start a national discussion on Moldova’s green development efforts in the context of the National Development Strategy Moldova-2020,relevant provisions of the Association Agreement with the European Union, as well as UN discussions on the new post-MDG development agenda, to which Moldova is actively participating.

  • 07 Apr 2014
    3480 children from both banks of the Nistru River benefited from psycho-social activities

    In one year, 39 teachers and 3480 children from 20 local communities of both banks of the Nistru River benefited from a variety of activities that led to the improvement of the development of children from rural areas and the prevention of abuse, neglect and exploitation of children, by means of the “Building a common approach to children” project. Its success was possible thanks to the financial assistance of the Support to Confidence Building Measures Programme funded by the European Union, co-funded and implemented by the United Nations Development Programme.

  • 28 Mar 2014
    Creating business opportunities for young people from the Security Zone

    10 young people from settlements in the Security Zone will benefit from grants of up to 15 thousand US dollars, individual consulting for a period of 10 months and assistance for the purchase of equipment and raw materials needed to start up or develop businesses. This is possible due to a project implemented by AXA Management Consulting, with the financial assistance of the European Union and the UNDP within the “Supporting Confidence Building Measures” Programme.

  • 20 Mar 2014
    People in Hagimus, Talmaza and Cioburciu villages have now access to safe water

    On the eve of the World Water Day, more than 700 families and several social institutions from the south of Moldova have been connected to drinking water. Water supply systems built with the financial support of the European Union and UNDP “Support to Confidence Building Measures” Programme were launched today in Hagimus, Talmaza and Cioburciu villages.

  • 21 Feb 2014
    Let’s go to the countryside! Together we can increase the tourist potential of villages on both banks of the Nistru River

    Villages on both banks become more attractive to locals and tourists. After a 20-year break, an energy-saving system of street illumination with a length of 14 km was officially launched today in Ustia with the support of the EU-UNDP Programme financial assistance.

  • 11 Dec 2013
    Building trust and friendship between youth on both banks through dance

    Young dancers from both banks of the Nistru River brought the dance fairy on the stage of "Serghei Lunchevici" National Philharmonic in Chisinau. Students from the Academy of Music, Theatre and Fine Arts in Chisinau, together with students of "S.Rachmaninov" arts school in Tiraspol, supported by artists from "Bravissima" theatre and the oriental dance troupe "Tadja" enchanted those over one thousand spectators gathered in the Philharmonic Concert Hall, making them dance in the rhythm of their dance.

  • 24 Nov 2013
    Moldovan mayors have committed to fighting violence against women and girls

    Mayors from various communities of the Republic of Moldova have joined the UN’s global COMMIT initiative by getting together in a flash mob through which they committed to undertake actions to fight violence against women and girls in their communities.

  • 08 Nov 2013
    Musicians build cultural bridges over the Nistru River

    Young musicians from both sides of the Nistru River held together a classical music concert on November 8, at the “Serghei Lunchevici” National Philharmonic in Chisinau. These laureates of international contests, accompanied by the Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra, delighted the audience with new interpretations of Tchaikovsky’s most adored creations.

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