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Eid Al Fitr

On 27th of June Charity Centre for Refugees, partner of UNHCR and BMA Republic of Moldova, held the celebration of Eid Al Fitr, an important religious holiday celebrated by Muslims worldwide that marks the end of Ramadan, at the Temporary Accommodation Center (TAC)....

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Refugee’s Day

On 20th of June is celebrated world wide the Refugee’s Day. In order to celebrate this day the Ministry of Internal Affairs held an exhibition of paintings made by Refugee children living in Moldova. These drawings were carried out in different workshops organized by...

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BLOOD DONATION EVENT

On 11th May 2017, a Blood Donation Action organized by the Charity Centre for Refugees (CCR), partner of UNHCR Moldova, was held at the National Centre of Blood Transfusion in Chisinau. More than 40 refugees, CCR staff members and EVS volunteers showed their interest...

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Curriculum for Romanian language

On 31st of March, Charity Centre for Refugees (CCR), partner of United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Republic of Moldova (UNHCR) participated at the conference of launching the Curriculum of learning Romanian language for refugees and of the online...

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Women’s Day Event

On 4th of March, 2017 Charity Centre for Refugees (CCR), partner of Unites Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) held a party in its offices to celebrate in advance the women’s day. The guests were greeted with a martisor gift done by refugee children...

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UN Human Rights Gala of Awards 2016

On the occasion of the International Day of Human Rights, the Charity Centre for Refugees was invited to the event organized by the UN Moldova – UN Human Rights Gala of Awards 2016, on 08 December 2016. The United Nations in Moldova awarded outstanding achievements in...

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Winter Charity Bazaar

On 3 December 2016, the Charity Centre for Refugees (CCR), representing UNHCR Moldova, were part of the 20th annual Winter Charity Bazaar, organized by the International Women’s Club of Moldova. CCR team, supported by its volunteers, the UNHCR Moldova team and a group...

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Charity Yard Sale at RCTV “Memoria”

On the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, commemorated annually on 26th of June, the The Rehabilitation Center of Torture Victims Memoria organised a Charity Yard Sale in order to support victims and the survivors of torture. The goal of the event was...

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Europe Day in Moldova

On May 14, in Chisinau the European town was inaugurated for the celebration of the Europe Day 2016 in the Public garden “Stefan cel Mare”. The visitors had the opportunity to communicate and participate at various interactive activities, as well as learn about the...

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Employment Informative Session

To support refugees and asylum-seekers in the Republic of Moldova in finding livelihood opportunities, on 16 March 2016, the Charity Centre for Refugees organized a round-table on employment aimed to create an open dialog among the employment seekers, employers and...

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Mărţisor workshop on the 27th of February

The Charity Centre for Refugees organized on 27 February 2016 a workshop for the beneficiaries to create Martisor. First of all, a presentation was shown to the public, where they found out about the meaning, the origins and tradition in Moldova of the Mărţişor. We...

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Practical exercise in Ungheni

On the 10th of December 2015 a practical exercise took place in Ungheni to check the efficiency of Border Police representatives in case of a migrant, refugee immigration crisis. The simulation aimed to improve the professional skills, both theoretical and practical,...

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Excursion to Cricova

On the 9th of December there was an excursion day to Cricova for a group of refugees. Charity Centre for Refugees supported by UNHCR Moldova organized a tour to one of the famous and popular tourist destinations in Moldova. In a lively atmosphere the excursion was...

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Seminar on Human Trafficking

On 30 November, Charity Centre for Refugees hosted an informative session on risks and consequences of human trafficking organized by UNHCR Moldova.Representatives of the Centre for Combating Human Trafficking (CCHT) and Border Police Department provided overall...

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Workshop for FARE action weeks

On Saturday, 10th of October 2015, Charity Center for Refugees organized a workshop in the framework of Football action weeks supported by FARE (Football against racism in Europe) including UNHCR Moldova and Football Association in Moldova.In a pleasant atmosphere,...

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UNHCR information session on human trafficking

On 11 September 2015, UNHCR Moldova alongside its implementing partner Charity Centre for Refugees (CCR) and Permanent Secretariat of the National Committee for Combating Trafficking in Human Beings organized information training on human trafficking. In this regard,...

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Moldova’s Independence and Language Day

Most holiday celebrations offer opportunities to reflect on the themes of the day, the passing of time – momentous events and regrets. Observing the Independence Day of the Republic of Moldova, provides the same opportunities. This day commemorates events of fighting...

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Volleyball and Pizza at TAC

On Friday, May 15th, the Charity Centre for Refugees (CCR) organized a joyful happening for the refugees and the asylum seekers hosted at the Temporary Accommodation Centre (TAC). The activities started at 11 o’clock with a Pizza Workshop organized by the EVS...

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Easter warmly hugged refugees

On April 15th, Charity Centre for Refugees (CCR), an implementing partner of UNHCR Moldova, organized a joyful happening to celebrate Easter together with the refugees’ community. Despite their heterogeneous religious backgrounds, refugees and asylum seekers...

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A friendly ping-pong tournament

On March 21st, Charity Centre for Refugees (CCR) organized a sport event and invited UNHCR persons of concern for a friendly ping pong competition. Participants, including also some EVS and local volunteers showed an intense sporty competitiveness, being really...

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Festival of Ethnicities 2014

Following its yearly tradition, the Festival of Ethnicities has once again gathered, under the motto “Unity through Diversity”, the representatives of the ethnic minorities and of the cultural organisations in a colourful event. The festival was organised on Sunday,...

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Excursion to Tipova and Saharna 2014

The last inch of good weather has encouraged the Charity Centre for Refugees (CCR), an implementing partner of UNHCR Moldova, to organize an excursion to Saharna-Ţipova monasteries. The initiative had the goal to acquaint newly arrived refugees and asylum seekers with...

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Meeting with UNHCR persons of concern from Syria

On 24th of July 2014, took place a meeting with Syrian PoCs organised at the initiative of UNHCR Moldova. The event was attended by the UNHCR Programme Coordinator, Mr. Dinu Lipcanu, the Director of Directorate for Asylum and Integration, Mrs. Ecaterina Silvestru, as...

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Refugee celebrate the winter holidays

New Year and Christmas are two very important celebrations in the Republic of Moldova. Although many refugees coming from different parts of the world don’t know much about these holidays, CCR always tries to bring them closer to the Moldavian traditions and...

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Tolerance building in Moldovan schools

In the last months, several families with children came to Moldova in search for asylum and assistance.  When the school year started, the asylum seeking children were quickly enlisted in the nearest school to the Temporary Accommodation Centre for Asylum Seekers...

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Eid Al-Adha celebration at CCR

Eid al-Adha is one of the greatest celebrations for all the Muslims around the world. In Arabic Eid Al-Adha means the Feast of Sacrifice, though it is also called “Eïd el Kébir” in North Africa, “Tabaski” in West...

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Excursion to Orhei Vechi/Old Orhei

Following one of its integration-related aims, consisting of raising the awareness of refugees and asylum seekers about the culture and traditions of the Republic of Moldova, the Charity centre for Refugees (CCR), as the UNHCR implementing partner of the Local...

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Refugee children conquer the Amusement Park

The last day of summer, 31st of August, marks two events in Moldova: the Celebration of Our Language day and the last day of summer holidays before the school year. The Charity Centre for Refugees (CCR), in the framework of the Local Integration Programme implemented...

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Eid Al-Fitr celebration at CCR

The Ramadan month ended on 8thof August for the Muslim all over the world. With it, the Ramadan fast also came to its end. Eid Al-Fitr marks the conclusion of all the Muslims’ fast, thus being a very important holiday for them and for the Charity Centre for Refugees...

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31st May: Children’s Day at Chişinău Zoo

On 31st May, the Municipal Department of Children’s Rights Protection, with support of the Charity Centre for Refugees (CCR), Ave Copiii NGO, and others, organized at the Zoo of Chişinău the celebration of the International Day for Protection of Children, shortened to...

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Nowruz Celebration- supporting refugee’s traditions in Moldova Nowruz, as well as the International Day of Nowruz (21st March), is the celebration of the New Year according to astronomical solar calendar for Turkic and Iranian peoples. Novruz Bayram is a national...

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CCR is celebrating the International Women’s Day  Charity Centre for Refugees celebrates every year, the most important national and international holidays. One of the most beautiful and expected event- the International Women’s Day- was celebrated...

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Refugees in Moldova make Martisors Martisor is a feast celebrating the arrival of the spring, which occurs in the tradition of Moldovans, Romanians and neighboring populations. On this occasion, the 1stMarch, people exchange Mărţişors, symbol of the good and welfare....

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On the eve of winter holidays, the Charity Centre for Refugees organized a beautiful celebration for children On December the 26th 2012, in the festivity hall of the CCR, dozens of children with their parents gathered together awaiting for Santa Claus and their...

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The Charity Centre for Refugees in Moldova brings smiles and moments of joy for children hospitalized at the Oncology hospital from Chisinau  On the eve of winter holidays everyone, but especially children, are waiting for something beautiful, for a...

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