Course outcomes

The following are the stories written by our prior course participants and published in TOL’s daily, We will select the best stories produced during the training again next year and help them reach out to international readers.


Into the Mainstream ~ By Barbara Levin

As Czech students headed back to class this fall, their schools started implementing a long-awaited law that could finally end the de facto segregation of Roma students – though activists remain skeptical. by Barbara Levin 3 October 2016 At age…

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Czech Ingenuity Puts New Shine on Endangered Craft

 ~ By Sandra Dondenne

After barely making it through the ’90s and limping through the 2008 crash, Bohemia’s fabled decorative glass industry is on the rise again. 20 September 2016 As he strolled down the streets of Paris four years ago while on holiday…

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Red Legacy ~ By Daniele Bassi

Almost five years after toxic sludge flooded Devecser, the town is thriving – but worries remain about similar industrial waste sites around Hungary. DEVECSER, Hungary | When a friend called Marton Ovari to tell him that a flood of red…

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