Rosia Montana, a new beginning


On February 23, Romanian Cultural Centre (RCC) and Environmental and Social Change (ESC) continue to celebrate the cultural and natural heritage of Roşia Montană, following the recent victories won by civil society and local communities. That’s why we invite you to come and discover the story behind the 16 year long battle…

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The battle for Europe’s last virgin forests: screening and panel discussion

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The Romanian Cultural Centre in London (RCC) in collaboration with Environmental and Social Change (ESC) invite you to an evening of special screenings, photography and discussions about Europe’s last virgin forests threatened by intensive logging. Come join the debate and the quest for a sustainable future. Romania is home to Europe’s largest pristine…

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Rosia Montana Day at Romanian Cultural Centre (RCC)

Rosia Montana Day

This year celebrates 1884 years since the first official documented record of Roşia Montană – the oldest traditional mining village in Europe. An idyllic place in the heart of Transylvania, this community has been fighting for more than 15 years against the development of the largest and most dangerous cyanide…

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“It was like a revolution. We chanted, we sang and I regained confidence in people.” by Mihai Gotiu

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Mihai Gotiu, journalist for “Clean Romania” and author of the “Rosia Montana Affair” interviews an ESC member, Oana Cotiușca, regarding the experience of voting in London on Sunday for the Romanian presidential election: “It was like a revolution. We chanted, we sang and I regained confidence in people.” English translation…

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