Completed Projects


Project title: „Strengthening Law Enforcement Response to Domestic Violence in Moldova”

Grant's period: July 2020 - December 2020

Project’s goal is to improve the intervention of police officers in cases of domestic violence.

Project title: "Sexual and reproductive health".

Grant's period: January 2018 - December 2020

Project’s goal is to contribute to ensuring a prompt intervention in cases of domestic violence by police officers, doctors and social workers and to ensure collection of data on domestic violence from the health system of the Republic of Moldova.

Within the project will be elaborated sectoral instructions regarding the intervention of social assistants and medical institutions in cases of domestic violence. Also, will be evaluated the statistical indicators on the gender-based violence and domestic violence collected in the health system.

Project title: ”Strengthening capacities of Prosecution and Judicial Response to Domestic Violence in Moldova”.

Grant's period: January 2015 - December 2019

Project’s goal: the aim of the project is to enhance the capacity of the judiciary to effectively manage cases of gender-based violence and to provide maximum protection to victims of domestic violence and their children, so that victims receive appropriate remedies and offenders receive appropriate convictions.

During this period, trainings, round tables and awareness-raising activities will be organized for both specialists in the legal system and for the general public, with reference to the prevention of the phenomenon of domestic violence.


Institutional support for carrying out the activities from the WLC's Strategic Plan.

Grant's period: July 2017 - June 2019

Project’s goal: due to the support provided by Sweden, WLC had the possibility to implement activities aimed at reducing domestic violence cases in Moldova and to develop the institutional capacities of our organization.

At the same time, legal and psychological counseling services, including art-therapy and reading-therapy activities, were offered to women from Rusca Penitentiary who were victims of domestic violence.

Project title: "Support to National Coalition “Life without Domestic Violence in Moldova” to improve protection for women and children victims of domestic violence".

Grant's period: January 2019 - May 2019

Project’s goal is to strengthen the capacities of the National Coalition "Life without violence" by assessing its needs, drawing up an evaluation report and presenting recommendations/conclusions for future activities.

At the same time, a series of trainings for psychologists working in the Coalition member organizations were conducted.

Project title: ”IMAGEs in Moldova stage - II”

Grant's period: February 2017 - January 2019 

Project’s goal is to develop a Behavioral Impact Communication Strategy based on the findings of IMAGES Moldova report, which will aim to reduce the phenomenon of domestic violence and to make changes at individual, community and systemic level, ensuring the protection of the rights of women.

Project title: "Support to National Coalition “Life without Domestic Violence in Moldova” to improve protection for women and children victims of domestic violence".

Perioada de implementare: Ianuarie 2016 - Decembrie 2018

Scopul proiectului: de a consolida rețeaua prestatorilor de servciii din domeniu, pentru o mai bună coordonare a activităților, pentru a promova o agendă comună de advocacy care vizează reducerea violenței împotriva femeilor și a violenței în familie. În altă ordine de idei, proiectul își propune să consolideze capacitățile instituționale ale Coaliției Naționale "Viața fără violență în familie" prin îmbunătățirea mecanismelor de luare a deciziilor, pentru a promova reformele la nivel legislativ și instituțional.

Project title: "Economic Empowerment of Women Victims of Domestic Violence".

Grant's period: May 2017 - April 2018

Project’s goal: although women of all demographics are susceptible to domestic violence, there are specific conditions that make women experience violence more frequently and more severely. First of all, women seeking to leave abusive partners often report economic concerns as a major barrier. Low socioeconomic status is determined by multiple causes such as, poverty, low education, lack of house, low income, or children with disabilities. Thus, the project aims to help women who have gone through the crisis to initiate or develop a business, to undertake specialization courses in order to overcome economic vulnerability. 





Project title: ”Strengthened national capacity in integration of SRH rights into the health response to gender-based violence”

Grant's period: July 2016 - September 2017

Project’s goal: to support the national efforts in the development of policy to prevent and combat violence against women and domestic violence, in accordance with international human rights standards and best practices. To this end, WLC will facilitate the process of coordination of the development of Strategy on VAW and will facilitate de process of adaptation of the regional SOPs to the national context. National consultations involving key actors and stakeholders will be organized.

Project title: ”Enhancing access to justice, legal aid and psychological support to women in detention”






Grant's period: February 2017 - December 2017

Project’s goal is to help women in detention, who have been victims of domestic violence, to know and be able to claim their rights ensured by the law. At the same time, they had access to free legal and psychological counseling. Under the project where organized trainings for prison staff on human rights topics.