Claudia Ciobanu

Claudia Ciobanu is a Romanian freelance journalist who specialises in human rights, development and the environment.

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Based in Warsaw, her articles on Central and Eastern Europe have appeared in international news outlets including Reuters, Politico Europe, The Guardian and Al Jazeera. She was formerly a correspondent for Inter Press Service.

Fellowship Article

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First gay marriage, then liberal democracy… As a global ultra-conservative movement brings its war of values to the Balkans, autocrats are paying attention.

Diary

09 Jul 2018 / 12:29

Romania’s LGBT Community Rallies Against Intolerance

Claudia Ciobanu

This year’s Pride Parade in Bucharest was the biggest ever. And for those who took part, it was probably the most defiant.