Environment

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
 
27 January 2017
Record Smog Forces Ulaanbaatar to Take Action Premium

The Mongolian capital has few resources to battle pollution and associated poverty amid the economic downturn.

 
24 January 2017
Poverty, Poor Infrastructure Take Toll on Tajik Forests

The country may have lost two-thirds of its mountain forests in the quarter-century since independence.

 
17 January 2017
Scientists Dream of Reviving Extinct Caspian Tiger Premium

Could wild big cats soon be splashing in one of Central Asia’s great lakes?

 
23 December 2016
Poland’s Abused Carp Win Legal Reprieve Premium
Christmas may never be the same again for millions of Central Europeans.
 
3 November 2016
Kudos for Small, Pristine Slovenia Premium

Adriatic nation takes top spot as most environmentally friendly country in a new global ranking.

 

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Date: March 12, 2018 – July 1, 2018

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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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