Sukhumi, September 30 - Giorgio Comai


Photos taken on September 30, 2011, in Sukhumi, by Giorgio Comai

The 1947 and 1949 Armenian Repatriation - Hazel Antaramian Hofman

With an historical-artistic project, Hazel Antaramian Hofman follows the footprints of those people, who, from all over the world, decided to migrate to Armenia after the Second World War. A collection of pictures


A provocative title for this picture story by Stefano Piva. It shows collective centres in Kraljevo, South Serbia, which still accommodate refugees from Croatia, Bosnia and Kosovo

Shushi/Shusha, living in a symbol

A picture story by Elias Pinteri on the city of Shushi/Shusha, in Nagorno-Karabakh. The portrait of a city ravaged by the war, the stories of its citizens looking to an uncertain future

Wine, passion and tradition in Eastern Herzegovina

In Eastern Herzegovina wine is the invisible and lasting tie with both the land and its generations. Today this heritage is preserved and promoted also thanks to the careful work of the Trebinje-Erzegovina Slow Food convivium. A picture story with photos by Ivo Danchev and texts by Francesco Martino

Vinistra and the SeeNet II producers - Andrea Pandini


The Seenet II Programme deals with wine production in a cross-sectional manner. Starting from the Actions linked to the promotion of the natural environment, such as the one aimed at the enhancement of local resources for the development of rural tourism in the regions of Herzegovina and Dubrovnik, lead by Tuscany, with its Italian partner the Autonomous Province of Trento; moving on to Actions linked to wine and food tourism such as the one aimed at joint promotion and enhancement of cultural, environmental and historical heritage between Istra and Varaždin, lead by the Veneto region with its partners Friuli Venzia Giulia and Tuscany. Moreover the Action entitled “trans-growth” - business promotion for the trans-national growth of integrated local production systems, lead by Friuli Venezia Giulia with its partners Emilia Romagna, Veneto and Marche, also deals with grape growing in the areas of Osijek-Baranja, Vukovar-Srijem and in the Autonomous Province of Vojvodina.

Vinistra in fact, besides the host County of Istria also witnessed the presence of SeeNet delegations from Osijek-Baranja, Vukovar-Srijem, the Autonomous Province of Vojvodina, from Herzegovina (Čitluk), the Dubrovnik-Neretva County, Friuli and Veneto.

Leaving on a train

They are an open-air museum of the Albanian eighties. They have remained as they were when the regime collapsed. The Albanian railways. An efficient railway network is what the country would really need. A picture story [April 2011]

MILK production in Kosovo

From milking to delivery. A day in the Kosovan countryside, in Klinë/Klina, in the company of a breeders family. Text by Francesco Gradari, photos by Paolo Tarantini [January 2011]