Over the last 30 years, 17 countries, all of them in Eastern Europe, experienced sustained population decline. This unique phenomenon will have a significant impact on the future of the region. Read more
Nare Ghalamkaryan, 18, studies communications at the American University of Armenia. In spring of 2018, she took part in the “velvet revolution.” Later, in December of the same year, Nare voted in the… Read more
We often say everyone deserves to have the same opportunities, and everyone should be given a chance to follow their dreams. But what does that actually mean? Is that just a bunch of words we say… Read more
Being from Kosovo, and growing up in the 90s, I know intimately the development challenges that arise post-conflict. Rebuilding societies torn apart by conflict is more than just about silencing guns.… Read more
Apostolos Andreas Monastery has always been a glorious landmark of Cyprus. Now, thanks to a bi-communal restoration project, it is set to become a symbol of peace and co-operation between the Greek… Read more
The recent news out of Kosovo has been bleak.
The tensions between the ruling coalition and opposition is growing, while public protests against recent agreements with Serbia and Montenegro have… Read more
This month, the UN marks 15th anniversary of adopting 1325 Resolution on peace, women and security. The resolution calls for women to be equally involved in decision-making at every level of conflict… Read more