Rosia Montana Day at Romanian Cultural Centre (RCC)

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 mining project in Europe. In … Read moreRosia Montana Day at Romanian Cultural Centre (RCC)

Operation ESC – claiming back the vote

Voting is a fundamental civil right upheld by all constitutions all around the world. When thousands of Romanians in the Diaspora tried to exercise their basic right to political representation in the first round of presidential elections this past Sunday, November 2nd, they were obstructed by the very same institutions which were supposed to enable … Read moreOperation ESC – claiming back the vote

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

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 of the article in the … Read more“It was like a revolution. We chanted, we sang and I regained confidence in people.” by Mihai Gotiu

Charitable event – winter clothes for Samusocial Romania

Winter is coming. During extremely cold winters, temperatures in Romania can go as low as -38 degrees. Every year, the number of those freezing to death across Eastern and Central Europe increases, with Romania being one of the most affected countries. To prevent unnecessary deaths, we launched a campaign to collect winter clothes from volunteers … Read moreCharitable event – winter clothes for Samusocial Romania

Romania Day in London – Saturday 25 Oct

Please join us on the 25th of October for an event created by ESC to promote Romanian cultural heritage (traditions, dance, music, food, games) and to breakdown stereotypes about migrant Romanians. You are all welcome to have a taste of Romania and make new friends! Invite all your friends to join! Here’s a teaser of … Read moreRomania Day in London – Saturday 25 Oct

11 October call for action – Global Frackdown & NO-TTIP march

This Saturday is full of events. On 11th October communities around the world will be standing together against fracking in the first Global Frackdown Event. All around the world communities are affected by this environmentally destructive industry which leaves behind water contamination, air pollution and health problems. Whatever the industry want you to believe it … Read more11 October call for action – Global Frackdown & NO-TTIP march

We need clean air in London!

Clean Air for London

On the 27th of July, we took to the streets of the capital with a performance aimed to raise awareness about air quality in London. We moved from Oxford Circus to Piccadily Circus, Trafalgar Square, Covent Garden and Stratford Station. These parts of London are some of the most polluted in the city. We talked to … Read moreWe need clean air in London!