Nesta - a UK innovation charity with a mission to help people and organisations bring great ideas to life. They are dedicated to supporting ideas that can help improve our lives, with activities ranging from early stage investment to in-depth research and practical programmes. The British Council has been working with Nesta for the past five years, disseminating their research and practical resources around the creative economy and creative entrepreneurship.
Creative Industries Association in Moldova (COR) - represents the community of businesses, NGOs and organizations in the area of creative industries. Founded in 2017, COR is a platform of dialogue among the creative industries, the government, educational institutions, and donors.
COR is a unified voice supporting and representing Moldovan organizations activating in creative industries by ensuring the growth, education and connecting of local entities locally and internationally.
Moldova Competitiveness Project (MCP) funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Government of Sweden, seeks to support the Government of Moldova’s strategy of export and investment-driven growth by focusing on: increased productivity and quality; expanded market linkages; improved sector-enabling environment. Moldova Competitiveness Project supports export oriented industries like fashion, wine and tourism and ICT clustered with Creative Industries so that they reach a maturity level that promotes sustainable advances in sector competitiveness and that provides well-payed jobs, hereby increasing incomes, alleviating poverty and reducing emigration.
The Association of Light Industry (APIUS) - represents the community of businessmen and economic agents in textiles, knitwear, clothing, leather goods, footwear and fashion accessories. APIUS is a platform for dialogue between representatives of the private sector as well as with industry actors, including the Government, educational institutions, donors. The Association is dedicated to the competitive development of light industry, confronting the needs of the private sector, state support and the experience of similar professional organizations.