Association ”Active Communities for Participatory Democracy” (ACPD) is a non-profit organization, created in 2018 with the aim to facilitate the participation of citizens in the decision-making process at the local and national level, to create and foster grassroot communities in order to empower citizens.
ACPD promotes civic participation in all its forms, aims to facilitate the dialogue between citizens/groups of citizens and authorities through a variety of platforms and instruments – community organizing, participatory budgeting, participatory decision making, urban gardening and resilience.
Alliance of Organizations for Persons with Disabilities (AOPD)
The Alliance of Organizations for Persons with Disabilities, AOPD is a civil society organization which consists of 41 member organizations working in the field of disability and operating at national and local levels.
Center Partnership for Development (CPD)
Center Partnership for Development, CPD is a documentation, information and training center for NGOs and initiative groups in the gender equality and women’s rights area. CPD advocates for the implementation of the concept of gender equality in all areas of life. CPD has been a partner to IM since 2019.
CRPD (locally known as CDPD) is an organization founded by persons with disabilities. The organization aims to: produce positive changes in the lives of people with disabilities, promote and protect their rights and to promote social inclusion. CRPD works through monitoring, advocacy and development programs.
EcoVisio is a grassroot’s NGO that runs educational and empowerment programs, bring together key actors and foster ecological and social innovation. They promote active citizenship, environmental and economic resilience, social entrepreneurship and rural development by nurturing a growing community of change makers in Moldova.
Eco-Razeni is an NGO that works in the field of social inclusion of marginalised youth, participation, community development and social entrepreneurship. Eco-Razeni is pioneering the first catering Social Enterprise in Moldova which provides training and employment opportunities for persons with disabilities and from marginalized groups from rural areas. Moreover, this social enterprise is supporting 24 elderly people living alone in Razeni village by providing free hot meals.
FCPS (Woman and Child Protection and Support, WCPS ) was established in 2001. Its an NGO, working nationwilde, with a focus on Criuleni and Dubasari regions. The areas of inlfuence are: inclusive education, job inclusion, public policies and advocacy, community facilitation. Target groups – persons with intellectual disabilities and vulnerable groups. The mission of FCPS is to ensure access to quality living for people with disabilities and those disadvantaged, through the development of services and policy development at the local and central level, in partnership with public authorities and the family.
The Federation of Associations in the Autism Field
The Federation of Associations in the Autism Field, FEDRA is an alliance of at least 20 Moldovan CSOs, parents-based and professional organizations fighting for the rights of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD).
Keystone is a partner of IM since 2014. The organization promotes inclusive participation in the society for people with disabilities. This is done through self-advocacy and the empowerment of people with disabilities and their families.
Motivatie promotes and implements a support program for vulnerable persons, including persons with disabilities, called Supported Employment. Through the program, people with disabilities and other vulnerable young people are enabled to achieve sustainable long-term employment on the open labour market, and companies and businesses are motivated to employ valuable workers. Motivatie is active in advocacy at national level and participates in policy development.
Established by an initiative group that met online in social media groups, Parinti Solidari was born out of a strong desire to change how things were going in the educational establishments of the Republic of Moldova in the early 2010s. The idea of parents’ solidarity as a way to oppose the pressures of a corrupted educational system was groundbreaking at that time and still is. The organisation has appeared at the very end of 2017 and is very active on social media. Parinti Solidari became the voice of those parents who are looking for justice for them and for their children.
Youth Media Centre
YMC is a media organization that informs and educates the public, contributing to positive social values and behaviours in order to fight discrimination and promoting non-violence.