Laura Worsch retro

Laura Worsch, 26, recently moved back to Berlin after living in Tbilisi, Georgia for half a year. After she finishes her Master of Eastern European Studies in Berlin, she wants to move somewhere East and either pursue a carrier in journalism or writing.

Female financial literacy

Ever thought about your pension? E&M‘s Laura Worsch had not until recently, but found ...

art by artist Anastasia from Moldova

Art in Moldova: “Where there are people, there is talent”

Anastasia Vârlan has grown up in Chișinău, the capital of Moldova. The 25-year old ...

photo of a no smoking sign: one way to quit smoking

How I quit smoking

No other continent has as many smokers as Europe: 28% of Europeans smoke tobacco ...

Time to choose? The dilemma of in-betweenness for Eastern Partnership countries

2020 has been a disruptive year for the EU’s Eastern neighbours Belarus, Azerbaijan and ...

On drunk monkeys and the politics of winemaking

Wine is among the most popular drinks worldwide. It is also one of the ...

“We don’t want plastic bags, we want parks”

Theoretically, Georgia adopted a law banning plastic bags in 2019. Practically, heap of plastic ...

Tbilisi: Between parks and parking lots

The Tbilisi cityscape is in equal parts beautiful and chaotic. Taking us along into ...