Education

BAZA – They Open the City

By Ada Popescu   On the “open doors” day May 19 OZB visited BAZA, an association initiated by four urbanists and architects and one film producer with the purpose of unleashing the potential, hidden ...

Early Education, Visible Results

“The crux is making early education of at-risk children a community priority.” Maria Gheorghiu, OvR cofounder.   In 2001, Maria Gheorghiu, a Romanian teacher, and Leslie Hawke, an American Peace Corp volunt...

Who needs words?

There are more ways of communicating than by using the spoken word. In my latest book, which is published on Children’s Day, the four central characters all have other ways to talk to each other and make themse...

Art Safari – Double Anniversary

This year is an anniversary edition for Art Safari – 5th year for the considerable event open at George Enescu square until May 20, from 12:00 to 9:00 (on Saturday until midnight).     It...

Romanian Renaissance

Lawyer by day, premium vineyard manager also by day, ambassador for Romanian wine 24/7, children’s book writer by night (mostly), mother of two small boys also 24/7, enthusiastic and energetic promoter of readi...