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Moldova: Furniture venture bridges dividing lines in Transnistria

26/02/2018 - 10:30
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EU support to Moldova includes confidence building measures aimed to build bridges between divided communiites.

Moldova, Transnistria, EU, foreign policy, confidence building, conflict resolution, EEAS

What do we mean when we say the EU invests in "confidence-building" in conflict areas? Here's an example from Moldova, where a furniture production company was set up with EU money in Transnistria to create jobs for young people from both sides of the divide and boost trade. As those who know their EU history are well aware, working together is the first step to peace!

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