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We Are The Ones Who Can Stop Discrimination!

The auditorium lapses into silence. Actors on the stage freeze in a stop-motion. The audience remains pondering, waiting for something else to happen – How come? Plays usually have a happy ending, don’t they? Someone makes a sign for them … Continue reading

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Respite Service launched in Orhei district

A new social service for persons with disabilities – Respite – was launched in the district of Orhei on December 5, 2012. The service is located in the village of Peresecina, Orhei and was established within the district Directorate for … Continue reading

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Community Home Opened in Ialoveni District

A Community Home – a social service for persons with disabilities – opened in the village of Hansca, Ialoveni today. The service was established within the district Directorate for Social Assistance and Family Protection, supported by Keystone Human Services International … Continue reading

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The Government of the Republic of Moldova Promotes the implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities

A Regional Round Table meeting on “Changes Paradigm in the Republic of Moldova – implementing the UN Convention on the Rights of  People with Disabilities”  took place on Tuesday, September 25 in Balti. The event was organized by the State … Continue reading

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Ringing the School Bell for Inclusive Education in Moldova

For students in Moldova, the first day of school, or first bell, is an important day. It’s a day marked by speeches and ceremonies, and everyone dresses in their finest outfits. At some schools in Moldova, children with disabilities are … Continue reading

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Together for Active Citizenship

“Never doubt the fact that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead Two trained facilitators, in partnership with Peace Corps Moldova’s Active Civic Education group, … Continue reading

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The World Can Be Changed Through Simple Things

Guest post by Lina Malcoci, communication officer, KHSIMA The scene is set for conflict and exclusion in a school classroom. The characters – an aggressive teacher, a student with behavioral challenges, a concerned parent, two children who use wheelchairs and a … Continue reading

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