Moldovan ‘orphans’ return home
Posted: 28 Nov 2014 @ 00:15
TWO-THIRDS of children in state-run orphanages in Moldova have
now been found homes. Most have returned to their families, who are
given additional support to look after them under attempts by the
government to improve its social-care system.
Seven years ago, more than 12,000 children were in state-run
orphanages and boarding schools in Moldova, which is the poorest
country in Europe. But Moldova has been closing these after signing
an association agreement with the EU. This ...
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