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Zuzanna Ziomecka
Zuzanna Ziomecka EDITOR IN CHIEF
Lea Berriault-Jauvin
Lea Berriault Managing Editor
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Delia Budurca

Delia Budurca

NEWSMAVENS, Romania

d.budurca@newsmavens.com

Romanian journalist, Reuters Foundation Fellowship. Economic journalist for the Romanian News Agency Agerpres, the daily newspapers Adevarul and Business Standard, editor-in-chief for Medica Academica journal. Prizes for medical-pharmaceutical journalism. Contributor Republica, an online news platform, moderator and producer for a weekly talkshow named “Portret” (the Portrait), with and about “People who inspire us”. Author of two books, “Calatoria” (the Travel) – poetry and “De veghe în lanul de sanatate” (the Catcher in the Health field) – essays.

My mission is to find and spread inspiration to people. My motto is: think.act.inspire.

Prime Minister resigns following a pedophilia scandal in the police

The case, discovered early in 2018, has shaken the Romanian government and caused a breach of public trust in the police. Yesterday evening, Prime Minister Mihai Tudose announced his resignation.
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16 Jan 2018 Romania

What challenges lie ahead of Romania upon its 100th anniversary?

On December 1, 1918 the modern state of Romania was established. Hundred years later, the leading national politicians voice their concerns about the future. According to the president, 2018 may be the most difficult year so far. 
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9 Jan 2018 Romania

One in 10 Romanian newborns is premature

One in 10 babies in Romania is premature and in need of special medical care to survive, reminds the NGO Save the Children, launching a near Christmas campaign encouraging Romanian companies to direct 20% of their profit tax to a social cause.
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20 Dec 2017 Romania

Over 20,000 Romanians accompanied King Michael on his last journey

People queued outside of the Royal Palace, in the cold, often for up to 8 hours, only to say goodbye to the former king of Romania. What drew them to the long-forgotten monarch?
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19 Dec 2017 Romania

US Ambassador in Romania ties weakening judiciary with growing Russian influence

The US Ambassador in Romania, Hans Klemm, expressed his “profound concern” over the current parliamentary debates, which could “undermine everything that Romania has done in the last 15-20 years” to counter corruption.
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12 Dec 2017 Romania

Former King of Romania Mihai I dies aged 96

In communist history books, the Romanian monarchy is not mentioned. The Romanian kings simply didn’t exist. Our parents learned that Stalin was “the Father” of Romania. 
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8 Dec 2017 Romania

Two-speed spread of computer culture in Romania

Only two thirds of Romanian families have a computer at home. Yet the country boasts one of the top internet speeds in Europe.
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5 Dec 2017 Romania

96,723 Romanian children have parents who work abroad

Almost 100,000 Romanian children have one parent working abroad, while in 19% of cases both parents have left home to work in another country. Why does Romania rank second in the world in terms of migration?
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28 Nov 2017 Romania

Romanians resist government's questionable reforms

Thousands of Romanians demonstrated on Sunday evening against plans to impose a package of judiciary laws and to amend the current fiscal code. While the government pretends to emphatize, it seems determined not to steer off course.
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21 Nov 2017 Romania
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