A child well-being index for Central and Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CEE/CIS) – Monitoring child well-being in transition
Article in Forum21, issue 12 (2008). This review provides a multi-dimensional assessment of the lives of children and young people in the 21 countries of the CEE and CIS regions. Its purpose is to provide a picture of
their well-being as the first generation of children who were born after the breakdown of the Soviet Union comes of age.
USAID funds ($350,000) were successfully used to facilitate the access of young people to bank loans by providing grants to young entrepreneurs to start their own business and to develop a Concept Note on Revolving Funds for Business Developed for Youth.
The report considers four key areas (strategy development; people, partners and players; information systems; and implementation) and offers conclusions and recommendations for action.
Child and youth participation as guaranteed in Article 12 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) means that children have the right to be heard and taken seriously. The UN Committee on the Rights of the Child has adopted a General Comment on the implementation of this article and gives detailed guidelines on the areas in which children have the right to participate. The Moldovan country review on child and youth participation was based on these guidelines.
Presentation at EPYRU training, Chisinau, October 2013.
Presentation at EPYRU Conference
Evidence and objectives for cross-sectoral cooperation iun Youth Policy in the Eastern Partnership[
The conclusions of the Eastern Partnership Youth Forum are based on a common analysis of youth cooperation between EU and Eastern Partnership countries, including youth policies and especially the mplementation of the Eastern Partnership Youth Window. They are focussed on developments in the quality of youth work, opportunities for the development of political strategies, inclusion and recognition strategies and the further development of youth work within Eastern Partnership and EU countries.
Presnetation at EPYRU Conference 2015
Summary minutes of the EPYRU Seminar in Tbilisi, October 18-19 2013
Presentation at EPYRU seminar, 26.9.2014
Presnetation to EPYRU Conference
This law establishes the state youth policy, regulates the creation of social, economic and organizational conditions for the development of young people in the interests of the individual and society, establishes priorities for implementation of the state youth policy on the basis of the Constitution and international legal acts, and is the legal basis for the development and adoption of other regulations of Youth in Moldova.
Migration from the Eastern Partnership Countries to the European Union — Options for a Better Future
This study presents a summary of the findings and recommendations stemming from the project entitled “Costs and Benefits of Labour Mobility between the EU and the Eastern Partnership Countries” for the European Commission (Contract No. 2011/270- 312, tender procedure EuropeAid/130215/C/SER/Multi).
Minutes of EPYRU Tbilisi Seminar on Youth Legislation, 18-19 November 2013
Information on youth policy structuire and mechanisms in Moldova, provided to EPYRU by the Ministry of Youth and Sport of the Republic of Moldova in response to a questionnaire submitted during the project’s introductory mission in May 2013.
Key facts on Moldova youth policy.