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‘Address mountain specificities better in the future Cohesion Policy’

It is time to really implement territorial cohesion and pay special attention to mountain areas, as emphasised in the article 174 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the EU. In June 2017, more than 100 mountain actors from all over Europe met in Brussels to participate in a conference on “Cohesion Policy in mountain areas:

Posted in Climate Change by / June 13th, 2017 / No Comments » Read More

UE a trecut Prutul. Până la Nistru

“UE a trecut Prutul”, a declarat Presedintele Romaniei, Traian Basescu. Semnarea acordului de asiociere are semnificatii nu numai din perspectiva romanilor de pe ambele maluri ale Prutului legate forta si atractivitatea UE. Dupa baltici, alte state postsovietice aleg optiunea europeana. Tari precum Moldova, Georgia sau Azerbaidjan pot deveni State Membre ale UE. Comparatie cu evolutia

Posted in Climate Change by / November 30th, 2013 / No Comments » Read More

Ecologie spirituala

Intr-o lista a noilor pacate capitale publicata de Vatican in oficiosul sau, “Osservatore Romano” din primavara anului 2008, regasim, printre altele, poluarea mediului inconjurator si transgenia. Un amic, stiutor de teologie, a incercat sa ma lamureasca. Biserica, si cea ortodoxa, vede o crima impotriva naturii (mediului) ca un pacat, spune el, din moment ce marturiseste

Posted in Environmental Culture by / September 30th, 2013 / No Comments » Read More

Lithuania. Basketball as Resistance against Oppression

“In Siberia we built a regulation basketball court. Basketball allowed us to have dignity, to retain our sense of humanity. How did I survive? Basketball. It gave me a lot. They didn’t bury me.” These are the words of Juozas Butrimas, a Siberian Gulag survivor from the 1950s. The whole sports club Zalgiris in Kaunas

Posted in History by / September 21st, 2013 / No Comments » Read More

Rosia Montana Core Corporation. Mina din centrul Pamantului

Am redactat la guvern o lege care sa reglementeze gravitatia pentru ca lucrurile sa nu mai cada de sus in jos si sa demaram proiectul. De 15 ani o tot taraganam, iar acceleratia gravitationala am lasat-o tot la aproape 10 m/s2. Trebuie sa punem problema pe masa parlamentului pentru ca in sfarsit sa se ia

Posted in Uncategorized by / September 17th, 2013 / No Comments » Read More

Cainii vagabonzi, amicii sobolanilor

  Opinia cum ca numarul mare de caini vagabonzi ar reduce numarul de sobolani, pe cat pare de ritos argumentata, e valabila numai in insuficienta ofertelor de cunoastere din Romania. Precum la alegeri, atunci cand romanii aveau de votat ori cu Mucea ori cu Cacacea (zicea Neagu Djuvara la alegerile din 2009 cand in turul

Posted in Environmental Culture by / September 7th, 2013 / No Comments » Read More

Organic Citizenship

By Raul Cazan   While in Berlin for the “active citizenship” seminar, the hottest debate in the local public sphere was whether to keep the Eastside Gallery as it is or to breach it for developers could erect some luxury projects on the Spree riverbank. Besides good sewage systems and green parks, urban ecology entangles

Posted in Environmental Culture by / August 4th, 2013 / No Comments » Read More

Refugees’ Day in Vilnius

What would you take along if you had one minute to leave your home? Lithuanian Red Cross marked Refugee Day on the 20th of June with a public picnic in the French Square of Vilnius. 2Celsius Network made the artwork for the event. Check it out:

Posted in Development by / June 21st, 2013 / No Comments » Read More

Promoting gender balance and the empowerment of women in the UNFCCC process

At COP18 in Doha, Parties adopted Decision 23/CP.18 – ‘Promoting gender balance and improving the participation of women in UNFCCC negotiations and in the representation of Parties in bodies established pursuant to the Convention or the Kyoto Protocol’. The June 7 lunchtime event will bring together Parties, observers, UN System entities, experts, civil society representatives

Posted in Gender by / May 25th, 2013 / No Comments » Read More

Boston II

Posted in Uncategorized by / April 28th, 2013 / No Comments » Read More
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