Non-Transactional Forgiveness: Suffering and Forgiveness in Communist Prisons

Online (Zoom), August 7, 2020, 14.00-16.00 (Romanian time, in English) While forgiveness is often understood in transactional terms—the overcoming of vindictive passions is due to changes from the part of the wrongdoer that the victim cannot ignore—in this webinar I discuss one category of forgiveness that does not depend on...

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Urban Safety Policies – Integrating Interdisciplinary Perspectives in Developing Safer Cities

Online (Zoom), August 6, 2020, 10.00-12.00 (Romanian time, in English) Urban Safety becomes an increasingly important topic as concern for the development of safe and sustainable cities amounts throughout society. This is evident also in the fact that one of the SDGs (Goal nr. 11) is aimed at making cities...

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Postponed – Teaching tools for the Z-gen

Online (Zoom), August 9, 2020, 18.00-19.30 (Romanian time, in English) The education methodology fit for the Z-gens is based on a blended, online and offline, synchronous and asynchronous learning system. It is not a performance anymore having blended, highly visual, activity-oriented, edutainment-based activities but a basic request further enforced by...

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Romania Country Brief 2018-2019: Freedom of expression, its challenges and limitations

20.04.2020 At this point in time (2018-2019), in Romania there is a perceived deterioration of the freedom of speech for journalists and civil society organizations. The political climate is perceived extremely polarized and increasingly deteriorating. Pressures and limitations of free speech is particularly strong in media outlets owned by politicians...

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