24 November 2015
Bosnia Floods - Catastrophe Authorities Forgot

Last year’s floods were the worst in 30 years, made even more damaging by a combination of institutional inefficiency and changing weather patterns.

By Semir Mujkic
19 November 2015
Fighters in Times of Peace
A couple returns to their home, which was devastated during the floods in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
By Danica Jokic
19 November 2015
Jailed Campaigner Against Sochi Olympics to be Freed Early
Russian environmental activist Yevgeny Vitishko has served half a sentence on ‘trumped-up’ charges, human rights groups say.
18 November 2015
Bosnia Rising

The waters have long receded, but as aid dried up – or never materialized – a flood of questions remains for a Bosnian town at the confluence of two rivers and divided nations.

By Jim Marshall

2 November 2015
Rare Balkan Cat Wins New Lease on Life

European rules may bar EBRD from funding dam project in Macedonian mountain park.

27 October 2015
The Human Factor in the Floods: The Curse of Poverty or State of Mind
More than a year after the floods in Bosnia and Herzegovina the questions are being asked whether the human factor has contributed to the devastation.
By A.P.
23 October 2015
Austrian Firm Illegally Harvests Romanian Forests: Report

Watchdog EIA says the timber company Schweighofer is illegally overcutting Romania’s virgin forests.


22 October 2015
Russian Nuclear Campaigner Requests French Asylum

Case highlights restrictions imposed on residents in Russia’s closed cities.




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