16 cultural-historical objectives on both banks of Nistru river are subject to public vote. 10 of them, which will accumulate the most votes, will benefit receive up to 40,000 euros for restoration works.
These are water towers, water and windmills, museums, and ancient monuments, with up to hundreds of years in age.
Photos of the monuments, as well as information about each of the proposals can be accessed on the project’s page. A participant can vote only once (one vote from an IP is accepted) between July 14 and August 3, 2020.
The list of the 16 objectives:
- Wind tower, Stroiesti village, Ribnita
- Wittgenstein family grave, Camenca
- Ruins of the synagogue from Rașcov village, Camenca
- Water mill, Beloci village, Ribnita
- The first settlement in Moldova, Ofatinti village, Ribnita
- The Underground City, Bicioc village, Grigoriopol
- The ruins of the church of Rascov village, Camenca
- Pushkin Auditorium Building, Bender
- The bell tower from Vadul-Rascov, Soldanesti district
- Windmill from Gaidar village, ATU Gagauzia
- Digitization of cartoons produced by the Moldova-Film studio
- Museum of History and Ethnography from Molovata-Noua village, Dubasari district
- Artificial waterfall near Poiana village, Soldanesti district
- The tomb of the Macri family, old Dubasarii village, Criuleni district
- Dorotcaia village museum, Dubasari district
- The water tower in Soldanesti
The results of the vote will constitute 50% of the final score, and the remaining 50% of the weight will be the decision of the Cultural Heritage Monitoring Group of the European Union Confidence Building Measures Program, implemented by UNDP.
The 16 objectives were selected from a total of 248 projects by the members of the Group, based on their feasibility and sustainability. Experts in the field are part of that Group.
The 248 initial proposals were submitted by representatives of local public administrations, initiative groups, NGOs, common people, following a public call launched on January 22nd.
The large number of requests confirms the interest and desire to preserve the architectural heritage both locally and throughout the country.
More about the European Union Confidence Building Measures Programme, implemented by UNDP Moldova, can be found on the UNDP Moldova website: www.md.undp.org, on FB: Poduri de Încredere peste Nistru/ OK: Мосты доверия через Днестр. Contact person: Artur Corghencea, Communication and Media Relations Specialist. Tel: 0 794 00 294; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org