In addition to support for UNSCR 1325, current cooperation focuses in particular on defence against chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) agents, cyber defence and counter-terrorism.
In parallel to these two phases of implementing Moldova’s DCB package, NATO has been providing support to Moldova in several specific areas, such as cyber defence, defence education, building integrity and the implementation of United Nations Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 1325 on Women, Peace and Security.
This Resolution calls for full and equal participation of women at all levels in issues ranging from early conflict prevention to post-conflict reconstruction, peace and security.
With the support of the NATO Science for Peace and Security (SPS) Programme, Moldova has developed its first multi-agency National Action Plan to implement UNSCR 1325, which was approved by the government in March 2018.
Civil preparedness Civil emergency planning is another area of cooperation.
Through participation in activities organised by NATO’s Euro-Atlantic Disaster Response Coordination Centre (EADRCC), Moldova is developing its national civil emergency and disaster management capabilities.