Community services development for refugees and asylum seekers in the Republic of Moldova (Since 1999)
The Charity Centre for Refugees (CCR) has been the implementing partner of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in the Republic of Moldova since its foundation. The project is aiming at facilitating the integration of refugees and pre-integration of asylum-seekers in the local society by conducting community-based activities, ensuring their self-reliance, access to new communities and raising awareness toward them. In the framework of this project, CCR supports refugees and asylum-seekers to integrate on the local labour market, to become self-reliant, to learn language, provides social and educational assistance, etc.
Romanian language courses for refugees and asylum-seekers with State Pedagogical University "Ion Creanga"
In the framework of UNHCR program, the Charity Centre for Refugees (CCR) has signed an agreement with the State Pedagogical University “Ion Creanga” in July 2021. The university will provide language courses for refugees and asylum-seekers to facilitate their integration into the Moldovan society. Asylum-seekers accommodated at the Temporary Accommodation Centre and refugees from all over the country have access to language classes held online and offline.
Food packages from the Mayoralty of Chisinau
The Charity Centre for Refugees (CCR), partner of UNHCR Regional Representation for Central Europe, initiated in 2019 a trustworthy collaboration with the Municipal Directorate for Social Assistance and Health in the framework of which asylum seekers that live at the Temporary Accommodation Centre (TAC) and refugees in need benefit from social lunches or food packages alongside with the vulnerable locals.
Small grant - Promoting gender equality and empowering women in the Republic of Moldova
In July 2021, the Charity Centre for Refugees (CCR) won a mini grant from UN Women with the financial support of Sweden. This project aims at strengthening the knowledge of CCR and its partners’ staff. Within this project, which is lasting 5 months, CCR has planned :
- 2 trainings on sexual and gender based violence
- 2 trainings on the difference betwen sex and gender
- 2 trainings on fundraising
- English courses for 3 members of our staff
- Upgrading of our website