19 October 2018
Stink Bugs Devastate Georgia’s Hazelnut Crop

With no income from the devastated orchards, some farmers are turning to smuggling to make ends meet.

16 October 2018
Hungary Homelessness Ban Takes Effect

New law allows authorities to destroy rough sleepers’ possessions and order them to do public service.

15 October 2018
Cold Welcome in Kyrgyzstan for Potential Tourist Visa-Free Regime With China

Opponents argue that the liberalization of visas for tourists may lead to influx of unregistered workers.

12 October 2018
Ukrainian Orthodox Church, Politicians Cheer Independence from Moscow

Russian church denounces Istanbul’s attempt to ‘destroy’ the foundations of Orthodoxy.

12 October 2018
Central Asian Boxers in Tough Fight to Restore Sport’s Luster

Revered Kazakh boxer Serik Konakbaev wants to supplant the current head of amateur boxing, who faces U.S. accusations of abetting organized crime.



Transitions magazine = Your one-stop source for news, research and analysis on the post-communist region.


Sign up for the free TOL newsletter!



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.

© Transitions Online 2018. All rights reserved. ISSN 1214-1615
Published by Transitions o.s., Baranova 33, 130 00 Prague 3, Czech Republic.