Society

17 October 2017
Arrests Hit Croatia’s Biggest Company

Spiraling scandal at debt-ridden Agrokor could have a ripple effect across the Balkans.

 
16 October 2017
Hungary Positions Itself as Defender of the Faithful

Europe is failing its duty to protect the world’s threatened Christians, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has said.

 
13 October 2017
Man Who Assaulted Macedonian Politician to Serve Four Years in Jail

The attacker was part of the mob that violently broke into the Macedonian parliament in April.

 
12 October 2017
Bulgaria’s Drive to Bring Missing Kids Back to School

A month has passed since the first school bells rang this fall in Bulgaria, but, for thousands of children, the academic year never started. 

 
11 October 2017
Armenia Tries to Reduce Sex Imbalance

Recent trends show the country might be on the way toward improving an alarming sex ratio imbalance among newborns.

 
11 October 2017
Central, Southeast European Countries Have Least Gender Equality in EU

Gender Equality Index 2017 shows “snail’s pace” progress and “still a lot of room for improvement of equality between women and men.”

 
9 October 2017
What’s Behind Russia’s ‘Staggering’ AIDS Epidemic?

Chronic drug shortages, ban on methadone therapy pushing rise in new cases, activists say.

 
9 October 2017
Quarrel Over Bodies Found in Historic Georgian Church

Confrontation underlines the sometimes tetchy relations between Georgians and the sizeable Armenian minority.

 
6 October 2017
Ashgabat Commemorates Killer ’48 Quake

Mind-boggling scale of destruction became public knowledge only after USSR collapsed.

 

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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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