Ideas & People

How one Belarusian football club is using digital means to forge a more democratic future

How one Belarusian football club is using digital means to forge a more democratic future

Learning Russian: The Calvert Journal’s ultimate cultural guide

Learning Russian: The Calvert Journal’s ultimate cultural guide

Estonian capital of Tallinn becomes European Green Capital for 2023

Estonian capital of Tallinn becomes European Green Capital for 2023

Video game Gorbachev: how the Soviet Union’s final leader became a 90s retro gaming legend

Video game Gorbachev: how the Soviet Union’s final leader became a 90s retro gaming legend

Marx on the beach: the forgotten story of Yugoslavia’s rebel communist summer school

Marx on the beach: the forgotten story of Yugoslavia’s rebel communist summer school

How TikTok is helping Poland’s pro-choice campaigners engage a new generation

How TikTok is helping Poland’s pro-choice campaigners engage a new generation

Rock and Rijeka: how Yugoslav youth magazine Val changed one Croatian city forever

Rock and Rijeka: how Yugoslav youth magazine Val changed one Croatian city forever

How food entrepreneurs are reforging Kazakhstani cuisine with a global twist

How food entrepreneurs are reforging Kazakhstani cuisine with a global twist

This Russian app wants to bring you closer to nature through art

This Russian app wants to bring you closer to nature through art

‘It doesn’t feel safe to be a reporter here’: how the death of a journalist shook Georgia

‘It doesn’t feel safe to be a reporter here’: how the death of a journalist shook Georgia

How Facebook became the new feminist battleground for #MeToo in the Western Balkans

How Facebook became the new feminist battleground for #MeToo in the Western Balkans

VIJ! How one Bulgarian magazine defied the odds and became a cultural institution

VIJ! How one Bulgarian magazine defied the odds and became a cultural institution

Russian entrepreneurs have just launched tattoo-QR codes to prove your Covid status

Russian entrepreneurs have just launched tattoo-QR codes to prove your Covid status

How collective Femiskop is using women’s stories to kickstart ecofeminism in Azerbaijan

How collective Femiskop is using women’s stories to kickstart ecofeminism in Azerbaijan

How digitising Tajikistan’s heritage is connecting a scattered diaspora

How digitising Tajikistan’s heritage is connecting a scattered diaspora

From cassette cinemas to home-made joysticks: how new media revolutionised Poland behind the Iron Curtain

From cassette cinemas to home-made joysticks: how new media revolutionised Poland behind the Iron Curtain

Kosovo is being shut out from the digital world — and Covid-19 means the stakes have never been higher

Kosovo is being shut out from the digital world — and Covid-19 means the stakes have never been higher

Cream Soda’s new music video is a hypnotic AI-generated journey into the complexity of human emotions

Cream Soda’s new music video is a hypnotic AI-generated journey into the complexity of human emotions

Latvia’s Kora app wants to pay you to save the planet

Latvia’s Kora app wants to pay you to save the planet

Marie Claire Ukraine heralds a new era by switching from Russian to Ukrainian

Marie Claire Ukraine heralds a new era by switching from Russian to Ukrainian