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Report Data - Moldova - 2009

Official Data

Year Hate crimes recorded by police Prosecuted Sentenced About these data
2017 17 5 10
2016 5 5 5
2015 0 0 1
2014 1 1 Not available
2013 4 Not available 0

Hate crimes recorded by police

National developments

Parliament continued discussing the amendments to the Moldova Criminal Code's hate crime provisions, which ODIHR reviewed in 2016.

In April, ODIHR, together with the OSCE Mission, Prosecutor's Office, the Police and several civil society organizations, organized a one-day workshop on improving the police recording of hate crimes. The workshop resulted in 14 recommendations to the Moldovan authorities.

NGO reports 
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The Helsinki Citizens Assembly reported the vandalization of a synagogue. The Stephen Roth Institute reported four violent incidents.

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The Information Centre “GenderDoc-M” and ILGA-Europe reported an assault on the president of the Swedish Federation for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Rights, during a pride parade. The GenderDoc-M also reported one of property damage and two of threats against persons.

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The UN office in Moldova reported two racially motivated incidents.

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In November 2009, the UN Committee against Torture expressed concern about reports of violence and hatred towards minorities in Moldova, especially Roma.

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