Thursday, April 18, 2019
Social reporting

Social reporting

These are longer stories on social issues, that take some time to read. Also they differ as they tend to go deeper in a specific subject and give more context. The topic is always a social issue.

To wake up in another country in your own bed.

Estonia July 2018 In your own house, in your own bed: in the morning you wake up and suddenly you are in a different country....

Roots and identity, tradition and change

March 2018 Taroudant/Marrakech Morocco In the Sidi Ayoub area of the Medina (the town inside the city walls) of Marrakesch Abderrazzak El Maana unexpectedly...

Fall down and get up

Serbia februari 2018 I meet Goran Mitrovic in Obenovac, an hour drive from Belgrade. Now 57 his life coincides with the most turbulent periods in...

Why did you not leave?

Serbia february 2018 When emigrants come back to Serbia this question "why did you not leave" is not uncommon amongst the generation that grew up...

Maria Bakalo in Lviv

Ukraine December 2017  2018 Lviv Leadpicture: Maria Bakalo (Masha) during a rehearsal of a new performance. I met Masha in 2016 and revisited her in 2017. Simferopol...

Saint Nicolas song

Sad Flower Saint Nicholas celebration December 15th 2017 Drohobich Ukraine See for the full story Saint Nicholas

Saint Nicolas: private small scale charity in Ukraine

December 2017 Ukraine Contrasts in celebration of a children's holiday The birthday of Saint Nicholas which falls on the 6th December, is the biggest event of...

Sovjet style corruption still prevails at state university in Lviv.

Lviv Ukraine December 2017 Exam time at Ivano Franko State University Lviv: a classroom where students are divided into two rows and a lecturer who’s...

Kovbasa krovjanka and farsherovanii perets in Drohobich

Ukrainian hospitality Drohobich, Ukraine, August 2016 Ukrainian language is not easy to master but I have decided to learn its basics, at least. In western  and...

Svetlana, Olga and Diana, Platskart

Railroads are the arteries of Ukraine Western Ukraine, August 2016 “No time to print your ticket!” the platinum blond station attendant tells me through the small...



Saul in Krakow

body telling lab

Throw away the ladder


Why did you not leave?