Discrimination is a pervasive problem that can have far-reaching consequences for various segments of society. The video documentary entitled Life story of the victim of discrimination in the Republic of Moldova (available in Romanian with English subtitles) sheds light on the issue of discrimination in Moldova. Produced for the Equality Council, the film chronicles the story of Svetlana, a long-time Secretary of the Local Council who has been subjected to discrimination in her workplace. Through her story, the documentary illustrates the occurence of discrimination in the country and the toll it takes on those who are victimized by it.
Moreover, the film provides an account of Svetlana's experience with the Equality Council, showcasing how the institution supported her in restoring her rights. This segment of the documentary serves as a powerful reminder of the importance of institutions like the Equality Council in addressing issues of discrimination and promoting equality.
This video has been produced within the framework of the project “Strengthening the capacities of the justice sector actors to deliver justice in line with European standards, in particular to fight discrimination in the Republic of Moldova”, funded by the European Union and the Council of Europe and implemented by the Council of Europe in their Partnership for Good Governance II 2019-2022. The views expressed herein can in no way be taken to reflect the official opinion of either party.