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Meetings
March 2017

Man-made and natural disasters can cause complex mobility patterns and large-scale migration flows. Unusually big numbers of people fleeing from crisis can appear at the external borders of any...

April 2016
Organising countries: 
Moldova and Poland
Location: 
Chisinau
Date: 
14-15 April 2016
March 2015

Close to 60 experts and officials from Eastern Partnership countries, EU Member States, academia, civil society and international organizations came together in Budapest to exchange and review...

March 2014

Over forty experts from EU MS, Eastern Partnership countries, international organisations, civil society and academia came together to compare their views, best practices and challenges in the...

December 2013

The Eastern Partnership (EaP) Panel on Migration and Asylum expert meeting on statelessness took place in Budapest on 12-13 December 2013. The meeting was organized jointly by Hungary and Moldova...

December 2012

The Panel Meeting was dedicated to the information exchange on general developments in the area of migration and asylum with particular focus on circular migration in the EU and Eastern...

News
06.08.2018

A new bypass was recently opened in the Republic of Moldova to improve the link to the country’s border with the EU and divert heavy traffic from the city of Ungheni.

With two one-way lanes...

04.08.2018

About 32.7 percent of the 283 thousand citizens of Moldova declared abroad by family members were aged 20-29 years, and another 27.2 percent - aged 30-39 years, according to the Population and...

01.08.2018

The Cabinet of Ministers of Moldova has approved on 1 August the Diaspora Programme "DAR 1+3" for 2019-2025, which aims to mobilise the human and financial potential of the Diaspora for local...

10.07.2018

On 10 July 2018 the government of Moldova approved the signing of Amendment I to the Memorandum of Understanding between the State Chancellery (CS) of Moldova and the Swiss Agency for Development...

18.06.2018

On 18 June Bulgaria, Moldova signed an agreement on the regulation of labour migration in Sofia.

The document will regulate the procedure of employment of citizens from both states. The...

25.05.2018

On 25 May, the Customs Service of Moldova informed that it started the process of automation of all sectors, including the administrative ones. The process will be carried out gradually and will...

07.05.2018

On 8-10 May, border police experts from the Republic of Moldova will visit Estonia to learn the country’s experience with the ‘GoSwift’ queue management system at border crossings.

The...

27.04.2018

Over 100,000 children currently live overseas with their parents, who migrate from Moldvova.

While the families may benefit financially, the children often lose touch with their community...

24.04.2018

The Palanca State Border Crossing Point, which is jointly administrated by the authorities of the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine, is being built from the ground up with support provided by the EU...

21.04.2018

A Forum of Ethnic Minorities titled, Preservation of Moldova’s Statehood, took place in Chisinau on 21 April 2018.

The event was organized by the Commission for Inter-ethnic Relations of...

17.04.2018

The Diaspora Relations Office (BRD) of the State Chancellery (SC), in partnership with the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) mission in Moldova, organized the final conference of the...

27.02.2018

Remittances to Moldova by migrant workers rose 26.2% on the year to $94.34 million (76.5 million euro) in January, the Central Bank of Moldova reported on 27 February 2018.  

In January,...

04.01.2018

As stated by the Prime Minister of the Republic of Moldova Pavel Filip, Moldova started to de facto take over control over the state border in the Transnistrian region through the establishment of...

20.12.2017

Regarding visa free regime with EU Moldova continues to meet the criteria, annual report issued by the European Commission on Mechanism of Visa Regime Suspension states. This is the first report...

06.12.2017

Data on people crossing the border will be included into an integrated system of the Border Police, under a decision approved at a cabinet on 6 December 2017. 

According to the document,...

08.11.2017

Once Moldova and Ukraine complete ratification of the bilateral agreement signed in October 2017, joint control at the interstate border will commence.

After the ratification of the...

02.11.2017

Moldovan citizens working legally in Germany will obtain social security benefits, such as pensions, according to the agreement on social security between Moldova and Germany, which was published...

01.11.2017

The General Inspectorates of the Border Police within the Ministries of Internal Affairs of Romania and Moldova will carry out joint patrol activities along the state border. The Cabinet of...

12.10.2017

The first meeting of the Inter-ministerial committee on diaspora, migration and development (CIDMD) took place on the 12th of October,...

09.10.2017

On October 6th, 2017, Moldova and Ukraine signed the Readmission Agreement as well as the Implementation Protocol on the procedure of its implementation in Chisinau.

The...

08.10.2017

On 7 October 2017 Moldova and Ukraine signed agreement on joint control at interstate border. The Agreement between the Moldovan Government and the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine on Joint Control...

29.09.2017

On 29 September 2017, the Secretary General of Government of the Republic of Moldova Lilia Palii and the Director of the Swiss Cooperation Office in Moldova Simone Giger signed an Agreement on...

20.09.2017

According to the Bureau for Diaspora Relations of the Republic of Moldova, 2,900 citizens who returned to the country from abroad were registered in 2016. They were provided with a full range of...

14.09.2017

The mechanism for coordination and implementation of the state policy on diaspora, migration and development in the Republic of Moldova was officially presented on 15 September 2017.

The...

12.09.2017

On 12 September 2017, representatives of IOM and UNDP, government officials and representatives of civil society of Moldova gathered to identify priorities for the third phase of the Joint IOM/...

23.08.2017

On 23 August 2017, the government of Moldova approved the Action Plan for 2017-2020 on the reintegration of Moldovan citizens returning from abroad.

According to the government's...

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