This page features the news on disability from Moldova in the Debrief Library. See also news from other countries.


Employment, Business and Work

Back to contents.

Give people with disabilities a chance to work experience of a woman with disability working at an electronic systems company. (Mar, ILO Voices)

Policy and Rights

Back to contents.

Situation Analysis of the rights of persons with disabilities. (Nov, UNPRPD)

War in Ukraine

Back to contents.

Evacuating or Leaving Ukraine

Enabling support for Ukrainian refugees with disabilities in the Republic of Moldova (Mar, WHO)

Rapid Needs Assessment of Older Refugees

"Only 22% of older people interviewed had a disability. This is surprisingly low and may reflect that many of those with a disability have found it harder to flee their homes. Agencies should be prepared in coming weeks for older people arriving who need assistive aids such as hearing aids, wheelchairs, and incontinence pads, which may have been left behind, lost, or broken along the journey. " (link to pdf, 10 Mar, Help Age)

"I want to go back" testimonies from older people who left Ukraine. (11 Mar, Help Age)