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Radio Guerilla Interviews Foundation Board Member

Radio Guerilla Rosia Montana, Romania (April 23, 2013) Sorin Jurca, a founding member of Rosia Montana Cultural Foundation, was interviewed by Bogdan Serban on Radio Guerilla regarding the Foundation’s new website launched on Earth Day, April 22. Focusing on the reasons for the website and its development,...

Group from Alba Iulia Visits Rosia Montana

Rosia Montana (March 23 , 2013) – An enthusiastic crowd from Alba Iulia traveled to Rosia Montana today to see firsthand why Rosia Montana ranks as one of Europe’s greatest historical and patrimonial treasures. Winners of a drawing held at Alba Iulia, the group of...

The Curious Case of Rosia Montana

It’s an interesting commentary on my work here on this website that for nearly three years I’ve written about everything Romanian from the smallest thing to the biggest thing and yet I’ve never once mentioned Rosia Montana and yet no one has ever asked me...

Environmental liabilities for Rosia Montana mining project not yet established

ACTMEDIA: Romanian News Agency From ACTMEDIA Romanian News Agency: The Rosia Montana gold mining project is one of the important files on which the Government has to take a decision, but the procedure on the establishment of environmental liabilities was not completed yet, Environment Minister Rovana Plumb told a private...

Princess Margareta Bestows Royal Patronage

Princess Margareta bestows royal patronage upon Rosia Montana Cultural Foundation Certificate Awarding Royal Patronage to the Rosia Montana Cultural Foundation Monday, June 27, 2011 Elisabeta Palace, Bucharest, Romania Translated from the blog of Prince Radu of Romania: On monday, June 27, 2011…  (the) Crown Princess and I hosted an evening dedicated the Rosia Montana Cultural Foundation. On...

Film Welcomed at International Festival

Sibiu, Romania - Fabian Daub, a german director and producer of documentary and short films, received “the longest applause in my career” after the showing of his latest film Rosia Montana , Town on the Brink, at the Astra International Film Festival. The film depicts the conflict between the people of Roşia...

Unitarian Minister Seeks Greater Involvement From Church Members

Rosia Montana, Romania - Miko Ferenc, a Unitarian minister whose great-great grandmother lived in Rosia Montana, believes that Unitarian church members in Romania should become more involved in the fight to keep open-pit mining out of the Rosia Montana area. After surveying the open-pit mine atop...