Source: (-0001) Newsletter of the European Forum for Restorative Justice. 8(1) Pp. 7-8.

"In the Republic of Moldova the implementation of restorative justice started in 2001, when a working group on alternatives evaluated the possibilities of implementing alternatives to detention, and mediation was a part of this complex objective. The organisation most involved in the implementation of restorative practices in criminal law in Moldova, was the Institute for Penal Reforms." (excerpt)