4 February 2016
Hungarians Protest Over Centralized Education

Some demonstrators see Viktor Orban's changes to the education system as another unwelcome step increasing direct state control over their lives.

7 December 2015
Lithuania: Image Breakers
A small group of Iraqis is changing perceptions of ‘the other’ in a country that has accepted only a handful of asylum seekers.
By Linas Jegelevicius
17 September 2015
Skolkovo Tech School’s American Founder Steps Down Premium

Institute plans to continue close cooperation with MIT, Russian media say.

16 September 2015
Bosnia’s National Museum Reopens After Three Years Premium

Public pressure helps officials find funds for Sarajevo landmark.

9 September 2015
You Say Bosnian, I Say Bosniak Premium
School dispute could open a rift in Bosnia’s ethnically divided education system.
23 July 2015
'Genius Grant' Group Leaves Russia, Kyrgyzstan Strikes Back at U.S. Over Rights Award Premium

Plus, Moscow denies it's pushing into Georgian territory and a proposal on private universities in Albania sparks protest.

By Brian Kenety, Ioana Caloianu, Thomas Chan Tsz Chun, and Evgeny Deulin

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The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.

This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes. 

It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.

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