Support to disabled people from Moldova and Transnistria region

Sector: Social

Implemented by: The World of Equal Opportunities, Bender (Мир равных возможностей) in partnership with Invasport and Motivație NGOs from Chisinau and Miloserdie NGO from Bender

Duration: September 2012 – September 2013

Budget: 18,740 €

Short description:

  • Tiraspol people with special needs have now access to a furnished Resource Centre and an equipped sport club (30 are already active users – 6 new members joined the club), providing support services, conditions to practice sport and participate at competitions that also involve competitors from the right bank;
  • 43 people with special needs developed their skills, as well as cross-river contacts during 12 meetings and computer-learning classes;
  • Public awareness improved after a Film Festival – Breaking Down Barriers (220 participants) – and promo materials broadcasted on TV.