Soros Foundation Moldova (FSM)

Good Governance

The goal of the Good Governance department is to enhance transparency, accountability, and efficiency of public authorities.

Our priorities:

Justice and Human Rights

The Justice and Human Rights Department’s vision of rule of law is built on the solid grounds of a fair, accessible and predictable justice delivery system, which effectively safeguards fundamental human rights.

The Department develops and implements activities in several areas, crucial for the fulfilment of its vision, including Human Rights, Judiciary, Access to Justice, and Criminal Justice.



Public Health

The department's mission is to promote good governance in the health sector, to contribute to increasing the equitable access of the population to responsive health and social services, and to promote responsible actions for the protection of environment.

Media Program

Media Department's mission is to contribute to the development of an open, participatory, pluralistic and value-based society in the Republic of Moldova by organizing, supporting and financing activities aimed at encouraging the development of an independent media sector and improving access to information.



Other initiatives

Education Support Project


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The Soros Foundation Moldova is a non-governmental, non-for-profit and non-political organization, which was established in 1992 by the financier and the philanthropist George Soros.

Our mission is to advance open society and safeguard democracy by supporting innovative ideas and encouraging visionaries that drive positive changes, to make Moldova a better place to live in.

Our vision is for Soros Foundation Moldova to be a democracy lighthouse, a well-known, innovative and sustainable organization, a trusted partner leading the struggle for fostering and defending a free, just and healthy society with efficient and accountable institutions, functional free economy, where individuals and communities have the confidence and opportunities to build a meaningful future.

Open Society Foundations in Moldova - Factsheet