Friday, March 23, 2012

Four apartments for refugees provided by the EU and UNHCR

Chisinau, Moldova, 23rd March (UNHCR)- the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees provided today four apartments to the local authorities from Mereni, Anenii Noi district, which were rebuilt in order to host refugees, in the framework of the Local Integration Program cofunded by EU/UNHCR.

The event was attended by the Deputy Prime Minister of Moldova Mihai Moldovanu and the Minister of Labour, Social Protection and Family, Valentina Buliga, with the EU Ambassador Dirk Schubel. The Mayor of Mereni, Eugen Salcutan and the Deputy Director of the Bureau of Migration, Head af Refugee Directorate, Ecaterina Silvestru.

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

8th March celebrated by refugees women

On the International Women's Day, the Charity Centre for Refugees (CCR) and Ave Copiii (AV), non-governmental organizations,  implementing partners of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Representation  in Moldova, organized for their beneficiaries, a great party. Artistic numbers, presented especially by men, have been supported by direct competition of refugees ladies, who were met with flowers and gifts.

Noting that this day became a nice tradition for the organizers and beneficiaries of UNHCR, Djavid Paknehad, CCR Director, congratulated all the women with the wonderful occasion: "Be loved, desired, respected and always in the lead! I wish that all your accomplishments and achievements so far  would be a good sign for you and the smiles and spirit of this holiday to accompany you everywhere. Let the spring bring you love and flood you the soul with the fragrance of its flowers! "