Environment

16 May 2017
Russian Volunteers Helping Quell Wildfires Premium

Environmental groups say local authorities need more funding, better training for professional firefighters.

 
kyrgyzstan landslide
1 May 2017
Kyrgyzstan Mourns Victims of Landslide Tragedy Premium
Residents of village nearby heed warnings, escape second slide yesterday.
 
26 April 2017
Poland Mulls Nuclear Power As Compromise for Keeping Coal Plants Premium
Upcoming decision is contingent on costs, which are twice as high as for coal plants.
 
18 April 2017
Putin Joins the Climate Change Deniers Premium

Were his comments just off-the-cuff remarks, or a reflection of a deeper policy change?

By Elizabeth Plantan and Peter Rutland
 
7 April 2017
Persistently Bad Air Earns Bulgaria A Legal Reproof Premium

Country racks up some of the worst air quality stats in the EU, along with other eastern members.

 
30 March 2017
Russia to Step Up Arctic Development Premium

While Putin talks energy projects and security in the far north, Deputy PM Rogozin promises to protect its fragile environment.

 
9 February 2017
Armenia: Before the Gold Rush

A British mining company has struck gold in southern Armenia. What’s in it for the locals? From openDemocracy.

By Peter Liakhov
 

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Do you have a passion for foreign reporting? Would you like to develop your skills further or simply gain more confidence? This course is aimed at university students, freelance journalists or activists who would like to gain some practical skills in this field. You’ll learn the best tricks of the trade from storytelling and interviewing techniques to locating your sources and incorporating multimedia.

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Moldovan diaries

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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