Moldova: 7 Billion Day Event Celebrations
The world’s population hitting the 7 Billion milestone was observed differently throughout the world. In Moldova, the day was celebrated in many ways, beginning with a Flash Mob. The Y-PEER network organized a Flash Mob called “We are 7 Billion People on Earth” in the center of the Capital. After the Flash Mob the Y-PEERS distributed informational materials in the streets, with demographic data related to the current and future state of Moldova.
There was also a press conference held in the Government House, where the UNFPA, United Nations Population Fund, Programme Coordinator, Boris Gilca launched customized stamps which were designed exclusively for the 7 billion day.
Lastly, Mr. Marian Lupu, The President of the Republic of Moldova, visited one of the Maternity hospitals in Chisinau to congratulate mothers of newborns and present them with the official anniversary certificates designed for the celebration of the 7 billion babies in Moldova.