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    GTR’s work in a HBO documentary

    HBO will broadcast next year a documentary on human trafficking. How do we know? It’s simple, a few days ago the team that is doing the film made us a working visit at Calacea.

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    A new program

    Meeting at GTR headquarters between representatives of the International Social Service and delegates of Child Protection from Timis and Caras Departments to start a new program. A pilot project for...

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    International Social Service at Timisoara

    These days we had the pleasure to host the annual meeting of the working group of the International Social Service, right at GTR headquarters. There were three days of discussions, analyzes, proposa...

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    Buona Fortuna!

    As a result of the collaboration that we have with Papa Giovanni XXIII Association, every year we receive volunteers from Italy. 2014 was the year of Paola and Elena. We thank them for their work wit...

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    Come and see us at the Christmas Fair

    For two days we are in downtown, at the Christmas Fair. We do what in our world is called fundraising. In exchange for modest amounts, 5, 7 RON, we offer you Christmas tree ornaments made of all kind...

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    Congratulations

    Today we are collecting the results of several years of work. It is the proof that if you really want to do something, nothing can stop you. Congratulations, Al. !

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    Visit of Lipman Family Foundation to Timisoara

    Through the programs that we are developing with Not for Sale, this year we were among the finalists of Lipman Family Foundation Awards. Thus, at the end of last month a team of University of Pennsy...

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    We are building…

    Probably in order to be read by more people, we should have put as post title: “A skeleton in the Association yard …” . The truth is that we insist on building in a country that se...

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    Let it be light!

    We should normally deal now with the current works . But this post is just about current! We finally managed to reinstate the electrical wiring of Carani Center. Only now we can start his rehabilita...

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  • Waiting…

    Any day now, we are expecting our pony to give birth. We have passed the first due date, which was given by the first veterinary who has consulted her, we also have passed the second one … We ha...

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    Mariana Petersel among the “Trust Woman Awards” finalists

    Generatie Tanara is a reference point for Romania on the international map of social assistance. We enjoy a new successful nomination of the president of our organization by Thomson Reuters Foundation...

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    • on 24 September 2013
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    Bob Gass visiting GTR in Romania

    A few days ago we had the pleasure to receive the visit of a great man. Bob Gass. If you are wondering who is Bob, then we got to tell you that without his help, dozens of camps we have had over time ...

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    • on 14 April 2013
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    Antitrafficking seminar

    Yesterday, at the invitation of Christian Center in Timisoara and Ryan Crozier we attended to a seminar regardin human trafficking. In one of the roomsof the center Ryan installed a cell wall, we took...

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    • on 23 August 2012
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    Tom Lisak visiting GTR

    This week we walked through several towns in Timis county with the mission to visit families who receive the support of Bob Gass organization. Our guest, and the family guest was Tom Lisak, one of the...

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    • on 20 June 2012
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    World Refugee Day 2012

    Another year in which we celebrate with refugees the World Refugee Day. It was beautiful, this time at Spa Lipova, everything went smoothly. But if we think, would have been better to not have invente...

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    • on 29 March 2012
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    Presentation on migration issues

    Today at the GTR we had guests from Student Plus Association. A group of young people interested in migration issues, and the situation of asylum seekers from Romania came to attend a presentation on ...

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    • on 28 March 2012
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    Aid for Bega Hospital

        As we said, the main beneficiary of the aid we receive from our friend Hans Goran Bolin, from Unga Liv Sweden, are hospitals. Among the first who came yesterday at the GTR to p...

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    The youngest refugee in Timisoara

    Abdisaba is the most younger refugee in Timisoara. We went today to bring him home from maternity together with his mother. #gallery-3 { margin: auto; } #gallery-3 .gallery-item {...

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    Things for hospitals

        Today was one of those days when general mobilization call. Everyone gives a hand to unload the car full of aid sent by our friend Hans Goran Bolin from Sweden. The things are ...

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    • on 26 March 2012
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    Work in Calacea

    With good weather and the financial support of Not For Sale, we finally got to cover our old house in the countryside. Very soon all the people staying there will have better living conditions, and th...

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    New volunteers from Italy

    Like every year, early spring brings volunteers from Italy. Through collaboration with Association Comunità Papa Giovanni XXIII, Santina and Martina arrived in Timisoara on March 14. They will join o...

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    After school in villages…

       For children from town, after school is a more than pleasant, a building with many rooms, the playground, more toys, dining room, drawing on the walls, more color, heat … Howev...

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    • on 21 February 2012
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    Dream of a better life

        As you know, this winter we went to offer gifts to needy families around of Timisoara. We passed hundreds of families for several days, and we saw so much poverty that week ...

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    Guests from Catholic University of Munich

    Yesterday at GTR we had guests from Catholic University of Munich. A group of young students preparing for work in social field wanted to know more about the life of refugees and asylum seekers in Tim...

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    Network of pimps sentenced in France

    Another experience. For the first time, at the invitation of the Court of Appeal of Grenoble, Generatie Tanara Romania was a civil part in the process of trafficking. Roma family accused, victim girl...

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    • on 10 January 2012
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    Memories

    Now all the figures that are appearing in this movie are far away from Timisoara, but we had great moments together. One of those is this:

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    Christmas tree for refugees

    Today in the Emergency Transit for Refugee we decorated the christmas tree. We put even light on it for a brighter future. #gallery-8 { margin: auto; } #gallery-8 .gallery-item {...

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    • on 12 December 2011
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    Suzan’s birthday

    Today, December 12, we had a big party in the refugee center. Our little Suzan become one year old, so it was a god time to spent around the table, eating god stuff. It was a big party! #galle...

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    • on 10 December 2011
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    Conference on THB in Arad

    Last days Arad County Council organized a conference on Trafficking of Human Beings. At the meeting where invited representatives from Romania, England, USA… The meeting was organized by Pro pri...

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    • on 28 November 2011
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    Conference in Sofia

    Last week, Maria Chiara, Adriana, Francesca, Eugenia and Mihaela, members of our team, attended to a conference sustained in Bulgaria. The meeting started with a general presentation of the phenomenon...

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    • on 25 November 2011
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    New project

    Today we received the visit of the delegates from Soroptimist Timisoara and Danish Union. Together we discussed about a new project in the benefit of a victim of human trafficking. The aim is to give ...

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    • on 25 November 2011
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    Disaster again

        We were convinced that after our training hours in Timisoara we will win this game in Lovrin. But the things when again bad for us. We where very good at the preparation time, ...

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    • on 21 November 2011
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    A new life

        At the time that we writhe Maliun together with her girls are allready in England. They belonged to the group of refugee that left Timisoara this night. For the last six months...

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    • on 15 November 2011
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    Training

    Like we lost our last game, Mihai decided to take the team out for training. So, from now, each monday afternoon we will go to Arena Carlo from Timisoara where we play soccer.Like this we hope to won ...

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    • on 9 November 2011
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    A GTR team in the local schools

    Today we went in schools. We had free debate with around 80 pupils about the human beings trafficking, about the risk to became a victim of this. We where very happy to see that they where very intere...

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    • on 9 November 2011
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    A hard game…

        A day plenty with activities. If one part of the refugees had been occupied with the last verifications before leaving, those who had free time made very quick a soccer team ...

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    A happy family

    Here are the first pictures of baby girl born in the Emergency transit center for refugee in Timisoara. Today we went to “Bega” Hospital together with Jamal to take his family home. It was...

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    • on 1 November 2011
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    Haloween Party at GTR

    We don’t miss any opportunity through which to offer our program beneficiaries moments of joy. Yesterday celebrate Halloween. It was a successful party, they enjoyed very much. What came out you...

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    • on 29 October 2011
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    New born in the Refugee Center

    Although we are preparing ourselves for winter in the Emergency Transit Center from Timisoara the stork visited us.It brought us a very pretty boy, 53 cm long,very gutsy. The delivery took place at Be...

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    • on 28 October 2011
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    Non-food goods distribution

    On Friday was again distribution day in the Emergency Transit Center from Timisoara. We provided non-food items, necessary for a decent life. Nothing special, a common activity at the end of the week....

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    • on 22 October 2011
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    San Francisco Global Forum

    Yesterday, in San Francisco started Global Forum against trafficking. As I said in previous posts, the event attended by hundreds of famous guests. In the first debate yesterday, on stage with Christi...

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    • on 22 October 2011
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    Far from having a uniform and equitable sharing of justice

    It is not the first time writing about romanian justice. This time it seems that we are dealing with a mockery, not to call it lack of accountability and professionalism. Thursday we went again with o...

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    • on 20 October 2011
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    Global Forum on Human Trafficking

    Just few minutes ago we received the first pictures sent by Maria from San Francisco. Our colleague is there to attend the Global Forum on Human Trafficking. Among the guests: Desmond Tutu Archbishop ...

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    • on 18 October 2011
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    Chess classes for refugee

    We started chess classes for refugees. We prepared space, tables, pieces, we hire a Professor … Yesterday they played the first game. We started from a student level , but who knows what Kasparo...

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    • on 18 October 2011
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    Personal hygiene lessons

    Every week Eugenia and Delia, together with our girls have talks about personal hygiene. Talks about oral hygiene, skin, hands, nails, eyes … They touch even sensitive issues such as genital hyg...

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    Global forum on Human Trafficking

    Creating a future free of human trafficking requires collaboration and innovative thinking. The 2011 Global Forum will discuss and explore new models and tangible solutions to the real problems that c...

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    Loverboy movie watched by the girls from GTR

    When I watched the premiere of “Loverboy”, together with victims of human trafficking in our center, we did not expect to have such an impact. But now, after almost four months, at the inv...

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    • on 12 October 2011
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    Let’s be serious

    Tuesday we honored the invitation of City Hall Timisoara . We attended a meeting in which we listened to the conclusions reached in the development of a document of sharing social responsibility for c...

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    • on 11 October 2011
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    Departure preparations

    This morning, at about three and a half, a small group of refugees from the Emergency transit center Timisoara, went on the road to new adventures. As I write they are already somewhere overseas, in f...

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    Memories

    Meeting with “Little Mariana”, as we called Mariana Ianachevici is always an opportunity to debug the memories. Together we remembered the Save the Children Moldova, Vasile Batcu, The Prof...

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    ONGfest as we have seen it

     We were yesterday in Unirii Square from Timisoara to see the ONGfest. Although we have to admit that we were invited to take part at the event, we refused to register our association at the even...

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    • on 7 October 2011
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    Three destinies

    Only some tenth of minutes passed since an operative team left our association from another county. They brought us other three girls, victims of trafficking, whom we try to reintegrate them into the ...

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    • on 6 October 2011
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    Recreational activities

    On Wednesday afternoon we had recreational activities. If after the two hours course the “big” ones managed to make a bracelet or a neckless, for the “little” Somali girls it was more than a s...

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    • on 5 October 2011
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    OFII Director visits Timisoara

    At the GTR office we welcomed important guests. Both yesterday and today we had important guests from France, a delegation lead by Mr. Arno Klarsfeld, OFII director from France. For more than four hou...

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    Training for nurses

    The second and last day medical conference in Timisoara, was dedicated to nurses. The training was held by Professor Erik Aerts, through which nurses in Timisoara and not only learned about methods th...

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    • on 30 September 2011
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    Medical conference in Timisoara

    We began in force this morning at nine o’clock when we opened at the Timis Prefecture the conference “Day of Romania patients with multiple myeloma.” We have joined in this effort th...

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    • on 29 September 2011
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    Against an imperfect system

    It was one of those days when we have to divide between two or three courts in as many different places. We go with our girls, victims of trafficking to trials, to sit in front of the courts often una...

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    • on 29 September 2011
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    Donation for the refugee camp

    Our partner in the refugee program, Quick Lunch brought this afternoon five refrigerators for the kitchens in camp. The five refrigerators were a donation made by the catering company, the only one wh...

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    • on 28 September 2011
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    English classes for refugees

    Today was one of those days where in the headquarters of our association were held English classes for refugees. Courses are held almost daily, either at GTR office or School Nr. 7 of Timisoara.

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    • on 27 September 2011
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    Ahlan’s birthday

    Today in our office we celebrated the birthday of Ahlan, the young refugee who became five years old. She is with us for almost four months, but this day was really a memorable one for her.

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    • on 25 September 2011
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    GTR sponsor of Craftsmen Fair

    GTR was one of the sponsors of Craftsmen Fair, held in Timisoara. The event took place in the Village Museum and benefited from the presence of numerous craftsmen from all over the country. It was an ...

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    Montara Circle Amsterdam a success for GTR

    Less than fifteen minutes remain to midnight. We just arrived in the hotel room. Montara Circle Amsterdam is over, but the effects will be great for Romania. We return home with the promise of jobs fo...

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    • on 22 September 2011
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    Montara Circle Amsterdam first day

    First day at Montara Circle Amsterdam. Why are we here? For opportunities for trafficking victims returned home to Romania. We search solutions trough which we can provide to victims not just a tempor...

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    • on 21 September 2011
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    ISS meeting in Belgrade

    Mary was for two days in talks in Belgrade, at the International Social Service meeting. They spoke about strengthening international communication and enforcement of the Hague Convention. It was sad ...

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    • on 20 September 2011
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    Happy birthday Mihai

    Yesterday we celebrated Mihai, the program coordinator for refugees. GTR team and the whole family I mean when I say family, together with the victims and refugees from our office, stayed about an hou...

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    • on 18 September 2011
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    No one should be for sale

    Now, acquiring a GTR silicon bracelet you can support our programs in Romania. “I am not for sale, you are not for sale, nobody should BE for sale!” Is the message engraved on them. Gate a...

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    • on 17 September 2011
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    Program for the weekend

    Being the weekend we went with our victims to “Plai” Festival, held in Timisoara, in the “Village Museum”. We took advantage of all the workshops, we tried circles, climbing ro...

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    • on 16 September 2011
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    Distribution day in the refugee center

    Friday was one of those days when we have distribution of goods in the Emergency Transit Center for Refugees in Timisoara. Our colleagues, Michael and Nader want to be sure that everything is divided ...

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    • on 15 September 2011
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    More than funny ideas in Odessa

    We just returned from Odessa. We went to a conference on migration attended by officials and NGOs from Moldova, Ukraina, Romania, Turkey, Cyprus … We made ​​a 24-hour journey by car onwards ...

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    • on 9 September 2011
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    Not for Sale Montara Circle

    The countdown until we are in Amsterdam to take part in NFS Montara Circle, started. International media is very interested in this subject, and CNN, which launched several months ago the “Freed...

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    • on 8 September 2011
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    Our greenhouses are now full

    Somewhere in March we promise that we will return with pictures of our greenhouse. Our greenhouses are now full of tomatoes and peppers. We even made ​​a partnership with Lucas Super Sandwich, whi...

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    • on 7 September 2011
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    We are movie subject

    I remember that I told you other day that we have guests in Timisoara. Ulla Lemberg one of the most renowned photographers and documentary filmmakers from Sweden is visiting GTR. Together with Nadia D...

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    We have guests in Timisoara

    We have guests in Timisoara. Ulla and Nadia came here to make a documentary about Generatie Tanara, about Mariana Petersel. From what they told us is a very interesting concept and we are very curious...

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    Religious activities

    If it’s Sunday it means that we have so-called religious activities. More specifically in the morning at around nine a bus is waiting us at the gate of the Emergency Transit Center and we go wit...

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    Psychological counseling

    Our colleague, Adina, clinical psychologist from Misit, had Friday a full afternoon. She talk to small groups of refugees. The activity is part of the agreement we have with UNHCR and is called “...

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    End of Ramadan

        All August we went to the mosque. Every week, at least three times we attended the services held into the mosque from Timisoara, where our refugees were welcomed with great war...

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