The mission of the department is to enhance transparency, accountability, efficiency and effectiveness of government in accordance with the European agenda.
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: Human Rights, Access to Justice, and Criminal Justice.
Stigmatized and discriminated people cannot always receive necessary health services or benefit from them in adequate volume. The Public Health Department supports and contributes to the development and promotion of health policies and practices based on evidence, which promotes human rights, social inclusion and justice.
The Department also provides support for promoting good governance in the health system by independent and neutral monitoring / evaluation of public health policy and health services.
Media Department's mission: to contribute to the development of an open, participatory, pluralistic and value-based society in Republic of Moldova by organizing, supporting and financing activities aimed at encouraging the development of an independent media sector and improving access to information.
Initiatives implemented during 2017
Justice Program of the Soros Foundation-Moldova has launched an open call for proposals to support a project for Associate Lawyers’ Offices, which aims at legal consolidation of the Network of Community-Based Paralegals, connecting them to professional legal mechanisms and promoting improvement/development of professional competencies for paralegal network members.
Associate Lawyers’ Offices interested in participating in this contest should meet the following criteria:
The members of participant Associate Lawyers’ Offices should meet the following qualifications:
Project duration: will not exceed 12 months. Activities should be planned starting 20 November 2016.
Budget: the financial proposal should not exceed $25,000.00. A detailed budget should be developed and presented in accordance with the Foundation-approved budget form.
APPLICATION should include the following documents:
Complete applications, written in Romanian, should be submitted to the Soros Foundation-Moldova headquarters: 32 Bulgara str., Chisinau, MD-2001, or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The deadline for submitting applications is 10 November 2016, 16:00.
Application files should be addressed to the attention of the Justice Program. Grant contest on Legal Empowerment of the Population. Please make sure to receive a successful submission confirmation. In lack thereof, the Foundation does not bear any responsibility for applications that were submitted, but have not been received. Applications that are incomplete, or have been submitted past the deadline, will not be considered. Submitted applications will not be returned to applicants, with exception of photos and copies of artistic works, as well as video and audio materials.
Additional details can be inquired with the Program Coordinator, Natalia Camburian, by email at email@example.com, or by phone at 022-270031, 022-274480.