Tbilisi | Onnik Krikorian | 23 June 2016

In Georgia there are many care services for beneficiaries below the age of 18, but problems really emerge once they become adults. Georgia’s ChildPact members address this issue, working with the authorities to find long-term solutions

The EU Strategy for the Adriatic-Ionian Region: the fatigues of the process
Savamala, urbanism and politics
Counselling at the Job Centre for free people (photo M. Tacconi)
The EU Strategy for the Adriatic-Ionian Region: the fatigues of the process ita

In October 2014, the EU launched its Macro-Regional Strategy for the Adriatic-Ionian area, EUSAIR. One year later, OBC and CeSPI analysed its first steps, challenges and opportunities

Izetbegović at Kazani
Caterina Bonora   |  Sarajevo
21 June 2016

For the first time a Bosniak leader goes to Kazani, which somehow symbolizes the crimes committed by parts of the Army of BiH against Serbs and Croats in besieged Sarajevo

Bosnia Herzegovina: the rebellious Muslims
Andrea Oskari Rossini   |  Sarajevo
14 June 2016

The terrorist risk in the country is rooted in the war of the Nineties, and in the presence of groups assessing themselves as alternative to the official Islamic Community


22 June 2016

Three arrested editors-in-chief, Erol Önderoğlu, Şebnem Korur Fincancı, and Ahmet Nesin have sent a message from prison

21 June 2016

OSCE Representative appalled by imprisonment of two journalists and a human rights activist in Turkey, urges their release

Pictures from Idomeni
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Thousands of migrants and refugees are stranded in Idomeni, at the border between Greece and Macedonia. Bledar Hasko visited the camp at the beginning of March
"Be afraid of still water, don't be afraid of fast water" ita
PROVERB SESSIONS is a workshop done ​​with young Syrian refugees in Turkish provinces of Hatay and Batman. Starting from proverbs of their tradition, they made ​​these short films now at disposal of the OBC readers
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The video of the workshop: Media freedom and the growth of the European public sphere


7 June 2016

A walk through the streets of old Durres, where past and present are inextricably entwined

31 May 2016

The story of a district forgotten by the authorities, made alive by citizens, and finally seized by force to build the pharanoic project “Belgrade on water”

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In November 2015, OBC promoted the international conference TransEurope. Civil Society networks. Here you can find the three position papers presented during the conference, including the comments collected within the three seminars.


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Thousands of refugees and asylum-seekers fleeing war and persecutions, are making a dangerous journey across the Balkans to enter the European Union. A Dossier

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