WatchDog.md is a community of civil society in Moldova, acting as a think-tank. It brings together experts in various fields to develop, analyze and evaluate sectorial public policies in Moldova. One of its main objectives is to provide accurate and comprehensive information on the true situation in critical areas in Moldova, including economics, public finance, democracy, election processes and human rights.
WatchDog’s primary aim is to contribute to establishing of a favorable environment for the democratic development of the Republic of Moldova.
This study systematizes the evidence of Russian Federation’s meddling in the electoral campaign for the parliamentary elections on February 24 in the Republic of Moldova. An analysis is provided for the reasons and possible impact of these actions over the...read more
Moldovan Platform of the EaP CSF: Activity Report - 2018 Conferences: 18.04.2018 “Towards a functional electoral democracy” with the support Friedrich Ebert Foundation, EED and the Embassy of Netherlands to Romania 18.08.2018 “Adopt a Vote:...read more
Open letter from non-governmental organizations in support of a targeted, global EU human rights sanctions regime
More than 90 organizations dedicated to promoting universal human rights and / or the fight against corruption, including the WatchdogMD NGO, have signed to express firm support for the Foreign Affairs Council to initiate a process to set up an EU-level...read more
This analysis was developed under the "Drumuri bune pentru Chisinau" project, funded by the European Union and the Government of Estonia through the program "Facilitating Regional Civil Actions in the Neighborhood", managed by the Open Society Policy Association...read more
Appeal of the Moldovan Platform of the EaP CSF to the Ninth Eastern Partnership Meeting of Foreign Ministers
In the last years, Moldova stepped back considerably in terms of transparency, democracy and accountability. Since 2016, an oligarchic group took control over the three branches of the state power and media sector, capturing the state. This...read more
Working Group no. 1 of the National Platform of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum, which includes non-governmental organizations active in the fields of justice, anti-corruption, human rights, mass-media, etc., has developed the third edition of...read more