Village Budeşti

Short history of the village

Budeşti is situated in the central part of Moldova at the 12 km from the capital - Chişinău.

Population
 According

to the 2010 year estimation in the village are 5038 inhabitants  The number of people is continuously growing with 2%, due to establishment of the new formed families and because of the people who prefere to buy land to build their houses near to Chişinău, far away from city polution.

During the 2009 year in village Budesti were registered:  - 499 - pensioners,  - 168 - I, II, III degree disabled people  - 103 children, those parents are abroad:  - 84- children with one parent abroad  - 19 – children with both parents abroad

Health situation:
 25

people sick of tuberculosis (including 13 children)  44 people with cancer (including 4 with advanced level)  250 people sick with hepatitis  17 alcohol dependent people

Youth in Budeşti
 Number

of Youths – 800 (18-25 years)  During the last years the number of the pupils who graduated local institution grew. In 2008 – 71 persons 2009 – 96 persons 2010 – 102 persons

Number of youths with the average age 18-25 years old Year 2010. Total number - 800
Number

140 120 100 80 60 40 20 0 25 24 23 22 21 20 19 18
Age

Youth general activities
Ocupation Number of the youths 80 185 105 430

Study Work Abroad to work Without occupation

Economical situation in the country
1124

lei (66 €) - minimum consumption basket  457.7 lei (27 € )– minim pension From 600 lei (35 € ) to 1600 lei(94 €) - average salary

These factors usually lead to ……

Struggling with poverty

Children Exploitation

Hard summer work

Wanting to eat and not to beg ……..trying to survive

Domestic Violence

Parents go abroad with the hope to offer a new life….. As a result new problems appear

Early Smoking - a real copy of an adult

Aparantly easy way to forget all the existent problems

One way road - dependence

Despite daily problems….

Many of them are involved in voluntary activities organized by the local public administration and other community institutions.

The main institutions which work with teenagers and children
Local Public Administration Theoretical Liceum Budeşti  Kindergarden  Youth and children centre Udo Jurgens  Health Centre  Budeşti Youth Parlament NGO  NGO parental organisation Future Budesti

Teenagers and children involved in the activities

Realized projects
“Friendship summer 2009”- Project involved 100 children from social vulnerable families including children who actively participated in the activities and social life of the community. The goal of the project was to integrate children in the activities during their vacation in order to diminish he risk to be the pray of the bad and dangerous habits

Human trafficking Prevention Projectchildren get acquainted with the risks…

Financially supported by the international NGO „Salvaţi Copiii” (Save the children) Moldova and implemented in the community by the CYC Udo Jurgens in collaboration with LPA, direct beneficiaries of the project being 150 children with the average age 12 -16 years.

Prevention of B and C Hepatitis

Implemented in 10 communities from Moldova with the aim to inform about risks of being infected with these viruses.

Opening and closing of the sportive season

The main goal of such activity being promoting the healthy mode of living – year sportive cultural manifestation organized by the NGO The Parliament of Youth from Budesti, financially supported by the LPA (Budesti).

Project was implemented with the help of Rotary Exmouth Club The UK and Rotary Club Chişinău Centre.

Opening of the informational centre and endowment of the public library with new books

Primary school reparation

Project was implemented with the help of Kaufungen mayoralty, German embassy in Moldova, Budeşti mayoralty, Chişinău district mayoralty, school children parents NGO “Future of Budesti”. The goal of the project was to improve the teaching conditions and to enhance the higher level of education.Total amount 800.000 lei

Opening of two additional groups for children at the kindergarten „Viorel şi Viorica”.

Project was realized with the support of LPA from Budesti and Social Investment Fund from Moldova, Ministry of Education, Chisinau district mayoralty.Total investment amount equal to 600.000 lei

Safety movement of the population

Were repaired 2,4 km of sidewalk to assure the safety movement of the population

The Deepening of the local river “Frumusica”

The main goal was to diminish the risk of flooding the nearby regions and to eliminate the thrown litter on the banks of the river Frumuşica, improving in this way epidemiological situation in the region. Project was supported by the National Ecological Fund with the help of local Budesti Mayoralty. Total amount 800.000 lei

Expectations…
 We

are part of the Europe and we open to new collaborations.  We struggle every day try to solve burdens but having devoted friends we become more trusted in own possibilities.

There are painters who transform the sun to a yellow spot, but there are others who with the help of their art and their intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun. Pablo Picasso (1881 - 1973)