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Assessment of COVID-19 impact on gender roles

Monday, September 7, 2020

COVID-19 pandemic determined a number of changes and impacts on the population, internalized differently by women and men. Following the outbreak of the new virus and introduction of restrictive measures by the authorities of the Republic of Moldova, we noticed that the situation impacts differently men and women, both economically and socially.

Motivations and barriers for girls and women in STEM and ICT domains

Monday, August 24, 2020

In the Republic of Moldova, in the Information and Communication Technology sector (ICT), girls and women are underrepresented on the workforce market. They occupy 31% of the jobs in the sector and 19% of digital professions. Gender inequities on the workforce market in the ICT sector are obvious, but declining. The goal of the survey is to understand what are the barriers and main factors contributing to the fact that girls take decisions in favor of STEM and ICT professions and,...

Equality Means Business

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Implementation guide of Women’s Empowerment Principles

Violence Against Women and Girls Data Collection during COVID-19

Thursday, May 7, 2020

This is a living document that summarizes principles and recommendations to those planning to embark on data collection on the impact of COVID-19 on violence against women and girls (VAWG). It was informed by the needs and challenges identified by colleagues in regional and country offices and has benefited from their input. It responds to the difficulties of adhering to methodological ethical and safety principles in the context of the physical distancing and staying at home measures imposed...

Peculiarities of Sexual Violence in the Republic of Moldova

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

This report analyses the peculiarities of sexual violence in the Republic of Moldova by connecting the national legislation in the area of prevention and combating sexual violence (SV) with international standards.

Fund for Gender Equality Annual Report 2018-2019

Thursday, July 11, 2019

The FGE has one guiding purpose: to support national, women-led civil society organizations in achieving women’s economic and political empowerment and advancing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). As UN Women’s global grantmaking programme dedicated to working with civil society, the FGE transforms financing from diverse donors into high-impact initiatives led by women. We invest in their ideas and abilities to pursue interventions benefitting women and girls most at risk of being left behind. Almost 97 per cent of projects target at least one vulnerable group, and 70 per cent involve two or more groups.

Review of provisions on incompatibility of offices held by local elected officials from gender equality perspective

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

This public policy review document is developed under the ‘Women in Politics’ UN Program, implemented by United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in partnership with East Europe Foundation and ‘Partnership for Development’ Center, financially supported by Sweden.xt for Incompatibility

Essential services package for women and girls subject to violence

Thursday, March 28, 2019

The United Nations Joint Global Programme on Essential Services for Women and Girls Subject to Violence, a partnership by UN Women, UNFPA, WHO, UNDP and UNODC, aims to provide greater access to a coordinated set of essential and quality multi-sectoral services for all women and girls who have experienced gender based violence.

Breaking the Myths of Violence Against Women

Monday, January 28, 2019

On the global level, one in three girls will be affected by violence during her lifetime. In the Republic of Moldova, according to the study “Violence against women in the family” (NBS, 2011), 6 out of 10 women faced psychological, physical or sexual violence from their husbands or partners. And because violence is not only women’s issue, but of the entire society where this phenomenon exists, in 2019, UN Women Moldova aims to break the most common myths around violence...

Gender sensitive and coordinated service provision in the Republic of Moldova

Friday, January 11, 2019

At the policy level, the goal of the programme is to improve the legislative and normative framework to ensure employment and social protection of women. The resulting laws and policies on labour and social protection will, in fact, promote and facilitate the employment and social protection of women. At the institutional level, the main goal is to support and develop the capacities of key stakeholders responsible for implementation of policies, which promote and protect women’s rights...

Factsheets - 10 cooperation agreements between UN Women and civil society organizations from Moldova

Monday, July 9, 2018

UN Women has signed 10 Project Cooperation Agreements (PCAs) with non-governmental organizations (NGOs) from the Republic of Moldova, which will contribute to the realization of UN Women Moldova Strategic Note 2018-2022.

Preventing Violence Against Women In Elections

Sunday, June 10, 2018

This report contains original ideas, suggestions, experiences and knowledge shared by numerous individuals through their work in the field of women’s political participation, eliminating violence against women and electoral assistance.

Strategic Note Summary

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

UN Women Moldova Strategic Note for 2018-2022 - Summary

Turning promises into action: Gender equality in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Turning promises into action: Gender equality in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development”, UN Women’s new flagship report, provides a comprehensive and authoritative assessment of progress, gaps and challenges in the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) from a gender perspective. The report monitors global and regional trends in achieving the SDGs for women and girls based on available data, and provides practical guidance for the implementation of gender-responsive policies and accountability processes. As a source of high-quality data and policy analysis, the report is a key reference and accountability tool for policymakers, women’s organizations, the UN system, and other stakeholders.

Report: Violence against women in the family

Monday, August 7, 2017

The significant progress obtained in addressing the issue of family violence in the Republic of Moldova is a real fact. Nevertheless, a number of legal, institutional, and policy gaps still persist and need to be tackled. In this context, it is very important to have data and evidence on the prevalence of violence against women, the factors determining this phenomenon, as well as the impact of violence on the health and well-being of women and on the family in general.

Brief: How to mainstream migration into development from a gender perspective

Monday, August 7, 2017

This brief provides guidance on the elaboration of policies, including the effects of migration, on development strategies from gender perspective, and is intended for professionals responsible for implementing diaspora policies in ministries and other central administrative authorities (migration focal points, technical level) concerned by this problem.

Study results - ”Services provided to migrant women, especially to returnee women, and the creation of a dialogue platform for migrant women”

Monday, August 7, 2017

The study ”Services provided to migrant women, especially to returnee women, and the creation of a dialogue platform for migrant women” revealed the following: - Returnees are not acquainted with services available neither how to access them; - Local public authorities and non-governmental organizations are not really acquainted with other services provided at the local level besides their services.

Report on Costing of Domestic Violence and Violence against Women in Moldova

Monday, August 7, 2017

In Moldova, violence against women is widespread and systemic phenomenon. According to the research undertaken by the National Bureau of Statistics there are more than 63 percent of women and girls aged 15-65 who have experienced at least one form of violence during their lifetime.

Know your rights! Be protected! Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination against Women – Easy-Read-version of selected articles

Monday, January 30, 2017

This simplified version of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) was developed together with survivors of violence from Moldova. The guide contains only some CEDAW articles selected by women survivors of violence and are described from their point of view in order to help other women improve their knowledge and stand for their rights.

Photo-book: Meet the real experts - Positive Champions

Sunday, December 25, 2016

Positive Champion - The person who broke the norm and found ways to achieve greater results with the same resources. This term was coined by the women from Moldova who overcame violence and who are helping other women do the same.

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