Resistance continues despite studies showing the jab shields both expectant mothers and their babies.
Infections are on the rise as conspiracy theories fuel scepticism, further hobbling immunisation efforts.
Once a key economic driver, the sector has been hard hit by Covid-19 and political turbulence.
Experts say that serious investment and rebranding efforts are key to recovery.
Vaccination tourism booming as foreign citizens offered their jabs for free.
Experts say that both PCR tests and vaccine certificates can be easily forged at home or bought online.
Rates are half of what they are in the rest of Moldova as locals wait for Sputnik V jab.
Vulnerable and isolated older people appear left to fend for themselves.
With only 2.6 per cent of adults fully vaccinated, the country awaits promised doses.
Despite a devastating economic crisis, the country is set on becoming the first in the region to develop its own jab.