Implemented projects

This is the list of the implemented projects of the Reproductive Health Training Center (RHTC).

2015 2016
PROJECT: Simplified medical abortion: a pilot demonstration project
DONOR: Gynuity Health Projects
PROJECT GOAL: The primary aim of this pilot study is to obtain data on the safety and acceptability of outpatient medical abortion without a pretreatment pelvic ultrasound or exam.
IMPACT of the PROJECT: RHTC team enrolled 70 patients in the first 7 months of the present study.    more…
2014 2015 2016
PROJECT: Increasing the quality of abortion care within a comprehensive package of reproductive health services in Transnistria
DONOR: Safe Abortion Action Funds
PROJECT GOAL: To increase the quality of abortion care within a comprehensive package of reproductive health services in Transnistria, through transfer of good practices of institutionalization of Comprehensive Abortion Care (CAC) model in Moldova.
IMPACT of the PROJECT: Was allowed the order on performing MVA and MA in Tiraspol. more…
2014 2015
PROJECTEvaluating and mapping comprehensive abortion care in the Republic of Moldova
DONOR: WHO
PROJECT GOAL: Evaluate the achievements, quality of care, and sustainability of comprehensive abortion care in the 6 sites strengthened; Evaluate the nationwide provision of abortion care according to Moldova standards and guidelines and create an interactive map, accessible by the general population, highlighting facilities providing services according to national standards; and, national dissemination workshop for policymakers and programme managers to review the results of the evaluation and mapping and to plan for future facility strengthening.
IMPACT of the PROJECTDuring the meeting on 15 April 2015 has been presented (in Romanian and English) Raport privind evaluarea calității serviciilor de întrerupere a sarcinii și implementării Standardelor pentru efectuarea întreruperii sarcinii în condiții de siguranță în Republica Moldova   more…
2013
PROIECT: Increased capacity of Primary Health Care facilities to provide Family Planning within integrated Sexual and Reproductive Health services, with a focus on vulnerable populations and on victims and perpetrators of domestic violence
FINANTATORI: UNFPA
2012 2013
PROJECT: Increasing community’ awareness on sexual and reproductive rights as fundamental human rights, in Moldova, in the conditions of growing religious fundamentalism and anti-choice movement
DONOR: Matra Kap
PROJECT GOAL: Increasing awareness of sexual reproductive rights, including on safe abortion in as one of the fundamental sexual and reproductive rights of women in Moldova

PROJECT: Scaling up ambulatory comprehensive abortion care in two perinatal centres in Moldova
DONOR: WHO
PROJECT GOAL: Expanding the availability of comprehensive abortion care services in two outpatient regional perinatal centers

2012
PROJECT: Mechanisms strengthened for supervisory and monitoring systems, including for quality assurance in comprehensive reproductive health service delivery and for reproductive health commodity security
DONOR: UNFPA
PROJECT GOAL: Development of cervical cancer prevention program by improving screening services
2011 2012
PROJECT: Mifepristone and Misoprostol versus Misoprostol alone for mid-trimester termination of pregnancy (14 – 21 weeks LMP): A randomized-controlled double-blinded trial
DONOR: Gynuity Health Projects
PROJECT GOAL: Comparison – a random and placebo – combining mifepristone and misoprostol misoprostol used alone for mid-trimester termination of pregnancy
2011
PROJECT: Increasing awareness on cervical cancer prevention, emphasizing HPV vaccination and improving community compliance of sexual and reproductive rights for preventing unsafe abortion in Moldova
DONOR: UNFPA
PROJECT GOAL: Increasing population awareness on cervical cancer prevention by emphasizing HPV vaccination and increasing the level of knowledge of population and service providers in the field of reproductive and sexual rights: the existing legal framework, practices, rights of socially vulnerable groups, access and quality in safe abortion services    more…
2010 2011
PROJECT: Increasing awareness of Moldova’s medical providers regarding cervical cancer screening importance and HPV vaccine necessity, as one of the most important issue in the cervical cancer prevention
DONOR: UICC
PROJECT GOAL: Improving the situation of preventing cervical cancer by increasing awareness of the importance of preventing this pathology in target groups (female population and health care providers), including HPV vaccination in the pilot region – the central part of Moldova
IMPACT of the PROJECT:  More than 60 family physicians and gynecologists have attended seminars “Increasing awareness of Moldova’s medical providers regarding cervical cancer screening importance and HPV vaccine necessity, as one of the most important issue in the cervical cancer prevention” organized and supported by RHTC, supported by the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Moldova and the financial support of UICC (see here). more…

PROJECT: Clinical study: The acceptability and feasibility of reducing the need for in-clinic follow-up for first trimester medical abortion in Moldova and Uzbekistan
DONOR: Gynuity Health Projects
PROJECT GOAL: Comparison – a random and placebo – combining mifepristone and misoprostol misoprostol used alone for mid-trimester termination of pregnancy

PROJECT: Scaling up ambulatory comprehensive abortion care in two perinatal centres and a youth centre in Moldova
DONOR: WHO
PROJECT GOAL: Implementation of comprehensive abortion services in two regional perinatal centers ambulatory and youth friendly center

2009
PROJECT: Introduction of medical abortion study in Tiraspol, Moldova
DONOR: Gynuity Health Projects

PROJECT: Clinical study: Uptake and acceptability of home-use of medical abortion
DONOR: Gynuity Health Projects

PROJECT: Clinical study: Mifepristone and Misoprostol versus Misoprostol alone for mid-trimester termination of pregnancy(14-21weeks)
DONOR: Gynuity Health Projects
PROJECT GOAL: Comparison – a random and placebo – combining mifepristone and misoprostol misoprostol used alone for mid-trimester termination of pregnancy

2007 2008 2009
PROJECT: Testing a pilot comprehensive abortion care intervention in Moldova
DONOR: WHO
PROJECT GOAL: Evaluate the feasibility, quality, training costs, equipping and expected results of comprehensive abortion care model
2007 2008
PROJECT: Clinical study: A randomized study of sublingual and buccal misoprostol administration following mifepristone 200 mg for abortion up to 63 days gestation
DONOR: Gynuity Health Projects
2007
PROJECT: Research project: Sublingual misoprostol following mifepristone 200 mg for abortion up to 63 days gestation
DONOR: Gynuity Health Projects
2005 2006
PROJECT: Strategic Assessment of Abortion and Contraceptive Services in Republic of Moldova
DONOR: WHO, Ipas

PROJECT: Clinical study: A randomized study of sublingual and oral misoprostol following mifepristone 200 mg for abortion up to 63 days gestation
DONOR: Gynuity Health Projects

2005 – 2014
Reproductive Health Training Center (RHTC)  took over the coordination of International Consortium for Medical Abortion (ICMA)
2005
PROJECT: The power of law for every women
DONOR: ASTRA

PROJECT: Safe abortion today – safe motherhood tomorrow – impact policy changes in MVA implementation in Moldova, stage II
DONOR: Soros Foundation Moldova (FSM), OSI – New York, Network Public Health Program
PROJECT GOAL: Strengthening of changes in abortion policies use in health services system of the Republic of Moldova

PROJECT: Clinical study: Misoprostol for treatment of incomplete abortion
DONOR: Gynuity Health Projects

2004
PROJECT: Clinical study: Acceptability and feasibility of medical abortion in law resources settings
DONOR: Gynuity Health Projects
2003
PROJECT: An alternative for the Moldovan women – Implementation of Medical abortion method in Moldova
DONOR: Soros Foundation Moldova (FSM), Gynuity Health Projects

PROJECT: Education on Cervical Cancer prevention
DONOR: PATH, OSI – New York, Network Public Health Program

2002
PROJECT: Safe abortion today – safe motherhood tomorrow, stage I
DONOR: Soros Foundation Moldova (FSM), OSI – New York, Network Public Health Program and Ipas
PROJECT GOAL: Training of obstetricians – gynecologists in Manual Vacuum Aspiration method, counseling and informed consent, increasing the educational level of abortion providers; Protecting reproductive health of women who interrupt their pregnancy by increasing accessibility to high quality abortion services, women’s rights to information and the choice of such services; Informing and educating women of reproductive age in pregnancy termination issue, avoiding criminal interventions, reducing post-abortion complications; Strategic assessment of abortion services in Moldova, with the introduction of protocols, related to Manual Vacuum Aspiration method, in official documents of the Ministry of Health to regulate abortion in Moldova
2001
PROJECT: Institutionalizing Manual Vacuum Aspiration abortion in Republic of Moldova
DONOR: Soros Foundation Moldova (FSM), OSI – New York, Network Public Health Program
PROJECT GOAL: Implementing a modern and safe abortion techniques – Manual Vacuum Aspiration