Information – Message – Attitude: Meeting bloggers, online journalists and activists from Republic of Moldova

“Information – Message – Attitude” (“Informație – Mesaj – Atitudine”) – April 2012, Poiana Brasov. Special seminar organised by Romanian Government for bloggers, online journalists and activists from Republic of Moldova.

Bogdan Gavrilă, CRSC Europe (NGO), had a special presentation in the seminar focused on e-democracy, covering new trends in online journalism and neuroscience (as an interdisciplinary science that is involved with other fields such as chemistry, computer science, engineering, linguistics, mathematics, medicine, philosophy, physics, and psychology).

Among the guests speakers in the seminar: Doina Melinte, ANST President, Nicoleta Eucarie, President – Romanian Authority for Citizenship, Dan Dungaciu, Managing Director – Foreign Affairs Institute – Romanian Academy, Dorin Matei, chief-editor “Magazin Istoric”, Marian Voicu, senior editor TVR (Romanian Television), George Damian, journalist “Puterea” newspaper, Gabriel Basarabescu, radio host at Radio Romania, Robert Turcescu, tv host at B1TV, Cezar Ion, Managing Director TVR (Romanian Television), Radu Găină, tv producer TVR (romanian television), Maria Țoghină, jurnalist, member of the board – Radio Romania and Emil Hurezeanu, journalist at The Money Channel.

Full photo gallery available here...

EnergieLive.ro – focus on Romanian energy market in 2012

CRSC Europe started the development of EnergieLive.ro, the first Romanian energy portal implemented by a local NGO initiative. EnergieLive started as a section on BusinessLive.ro in 2010 and in a very short time reached an impressive number of visitors, energy professionals and decision makers. The website covers the energy sector in Romania and has a strong focus on renewable energy – in 2011 CRSC Europe and RWEA (Romanian Wind Energy Association) started a stong partnership aiming to promote the benefits of wind energy in Romania.

EnergieLive.ro will start in 2012 with a team of young independent journalists, green energy activists and energy professionals that will cover all the events happening on the local market. The website will also be one of the main media partners of Romanian Wind Energy Forum 2012, the most important wind conference in Romania, suported by RWEA and EWEA (European Wind Energy Association).

One of the most appreciated services provided by EnergieLive.ro in 2012 is the monthly Wind Energy Newsletter http://energielive.ro/newsletter/, reaching all major wind companies and energy institutions in Romania.

For more details or the latest news on Romanian energy market, please visit www.energielive.ro!

New global challenges of cyber security. The role of the CERT type entities

New global challenges of cyber security. The role of the CERT type entities” took place Thursday, September 29th, at 10:00 a.m. at The Palace of the Parliament 2-4, in Bucharest. The agenda is available at http://www.cert-ro.eu/eveniment/?lang=en
 The event explored cyber security challenges, initiatives and best practices for information security and brought together leaders and decision-makers from both public and private sector to share good practices and vital information on the latest trends and developments on cyber security. The event was be followed by a cocktail at Vila Lac 1.

Among the speakers:

– Mr. Valerian Vreme, Minister of Communication and Information Society
– Prof. Udo Helmbrecht, Executive Director of ENISA
– Mr. Radu Enache, Director General HP Romania
– Mr. Sebastien Heon, Senior Adviser Cassidian
– Mr. Krzysztof SOCHA, European Commission
– Mr. Richard William Archdeacon, Head of Security Strategy HP
– Mr. Catalin Cosoi, Bitdefender
– Mr. Aurelian Ionescu, IBM

Official Partners: HP and CASSIDIAN (an EADS Company).

Parteners: Enel, Microsoft, Fortinet/NetSafe Solutions, Provision, AlienVault/Silensec, Petrom.

Sponsors: IBM, Bitdefender, Oil Terminal, certSIGN by UTI, HUAWEI, Ines Group, QUEST Software.

CRSC Europe is one of the NGO partners of CERT-RO.

“Romania 2020” – Summer School for 200 elite students

[Photo: Romanian President, Traian Basescu answers the questions addressed by the students in Sulina]

“Romania 2020” – Summer School | Sulina, Romania – 15th-22nd August 2011

The Event is Organized under The Highest Patronage of Romanian President, Traian Basescu Continue reading ““Romania 2020” – Summer School for 200 elite students”

Romanian Wind Energy Forum 2011

The big challenge for the wind energy in Romania is coming: the future of this industry will be discussed and planned during the first edition of The Romanian Wind Energy Forum, which will take place in Constanta, between 6-8th of September 2011.

Romanian Wind Energy Association, the voice of the Romanian wind industry, actively promoting the production of wind power energy in our country, organize The Romanian Wind Energy Forum under the European Wind Energy Association’s tutelage, one of the world’s largest and most powerful wind energy network. Continue reading “Romanian Wind Energy Forum 2011”

ARC 2011 started this week in Sulina, Romania

More than 2000 young people from Romanian communities abroad will attend “ARC” 2011 – the youth summer camp hosted in Sulina started this week as the first group of students and young Romanians came to see this unique place in Danube Delta. The event is organized by The Department for Romanians Abroad (DRP/Romanian Government) in partnership with Romanian Ministry of Education and Romanian Ministry of Technology. The program takes place Under the High Patronage of the Romanian Presidency.

The Department for Romanians Abroad develops and implements the state’s policy towards the Romanian communities outside the borders, in accordance with the major objectives of Romania’s foreign policy and the Governing Program.

CRSC Europe’s OnlineStudent.ro, as a youth media partner of the event, was this week in Sulina to attend the official opening of the summer camp. Full photo gallery and more details you can find here…

Democracy & Activism: Viral video with Nicolae Ceausescu, over 1.000.000 hits on YouTUBE

Our viral video with Nicolae Ceausescu living in Cuba is the first Romanian NGO viral movie to hit over 1.000.000 views on YouTube.

CRSC Europe produced this video as part of a 360 campaign, promoting voting and activism for young people. The campaign called “Young People Vote” used the full power of new media and raised the awareness using the latest techniques in web copy-writing and viral seeding.

The movie was produced entirely using free software and the viral had zero marketing and production costs.

Nicolae Ceausescu traieste in Cuba – check out the first interview here…

Recicloniada – Eco fair in Grozavesti Campus

CRSC Europe is attending Recicloniada 2011 – the event is the first eco fair to be organised in a student campus (in Grozavesti area, Bucharest). The event will showcase volunteer opportunities, eco workshops and green ideas for a cleaner city. The event is powered by Apa Nova as part of their CSR strategy and in 2011 is already at the second edition.

Our volunteers will be there for the fair and for the party, you will have the chance to explore our eco vision and maybe get involved in our Green Journalism Initiative! It will be a fun day!

Meet you in Grozavesti!

Celebrating Global Wind Day in Romania with Romanian Wind Energy Association

CRSC Europe has a fresh new partnership with RWEA (Romanian Wind Energy Association), aiming to promote Global Wind Day in Romania. Check out the photo contest and win cool prizes!

2011 will be the first year for Romanians to celebrate Global Wind Day and a great moment to think about a better future with renewable energy and sustainable growth.

Ziua Vantului se sarbatoreste in Europa din 2007 si a devenit mondiala din 2009. In 15 iunie, mii de evenimente sunt organizate in intreaga lume. Noi sarbatorim “Ziua Vantului” organizand in fiecare an evenimente ca au menirea de a aduce in constiinta celor direct interesati si publicului larg beneficiile folosirii potentialului eolioan de care tara noastra dispune. Pe www.rwea.ro se desfasoara un concurs cu premii pentru cea mai frumoasa fotografie care surprinde un peisaj eolian din Romania.” a declarat pentru BusinessLive.ro Dana Duica, Director Executiv al Asociatiei Romane pentru Energie Eoliana. | Full article here…

CRSC is growing green. Partnership for Green Bucharest


CRSC Europe joined forces with the Environmental Direction directed by Bucharest Municipality in order to promote a green attitude among young people.

The partnership aims to inform and educate the new generation concerning environmental issues and CRSC Europe will use its online platforms and social media vehicles for a large awareness campaign. Continue reading “CRSC is growing green. Partnership for Green Bucharest”

Education Fair 2011 – University of Bucharest

CRSC Europe covered last weekend the Educational Fair organised by the University of Bucharest.

Our ngo also offered PR and Media support for the Faculty of Foreign Languages and for several Romanian student organizations. Please follow the related articles in order to find our more about the event:

Volunteering is the new fashion! Now It’s hotter to be non-profit and help people. Photo

Cateva mii de studenti din universitatile din Romania au luat cu asalt organizatiile non-guvernamentale de tineret pentru a se inscrie la competitia de “fapte bune”. Noua generatie de voluntari aduce un suflu nou miscarii studentesti si are, in premiera, o calitate deloc comentata in presa sau pe posturile de televiziune parazitate de personaje indoielnice: este…citeste in continuare »

ASLS student volunteers appreciated by University management – Photo

Prof. dr. Ioan Panzaru, Rectorul Universitatii din Bucuresti, a vizitat membrii ASLS (Asociatia Studentilor din Facultatea de Limbi Straine) pentru a-i felicita cu ocazia organizarii exceptionale a echipei Facultatii de Limbi si Literaturi Straine. Echipa FLLS a fost una dintre cele mai dinamice echipe prezente la Targul Educatiei gazduit de Universitatea din Bucuresti insa studentii…citeste in continuare »

The most interesting exhibition stand was organised by ASID volunteers. Photo

Comunismul si perioada anterioara anilor ’90 si-a gasit locul intr-un proiect inedit de organizare al standului ASID in cadrul Targului Educatiei organizat de Universitatea din Bucuresti. Voluntarii ASID au adus obiecte din perioada comunista, discuri cu muzica vremii dar si reviste si ziare ale anilor in care Nicolae Ceausescu era “liderul suprem”. La peste 20…citeste in continuare »

Optimism. ASUB volunteers turned the University yellow – Photo

Optimismul a fost cuvantul cheie la standul ASUB (Asociatia Studentilor din Universitatea Bucuresti) gazduit de Targul Educatiei. Voluntarii ASUB au ras, au glumit si au interactionat cu studentii dornici sa afle oferta de voluntariat a organizatiei dar si oportunitatile de dezvoltare personala oferite pentru tinerii fara experienta. Din momentul nasterii, 17 mai 1999, scopul ASUB…citeste in continuare »

ASLS volunteers, the stars of the show – Photo

ASLS (Asociatia Studentilor din Facultatea de Limbi Straine) si-a mobilizat membrii voluntari in numar mare pentru a participa la Targul Educatiei gazduit de Universitatea din Bucuresti. Cu un istoric de invidiat, ASLS este prezenta la Targul Educatiei inca de la prima editie iar voluntarii organizatiei sunt ingrediente de baza pentru succesul targului din fiecare an….citeste in continuare »

Euro26 – the European discount card for students – Photo

Asociatia Euro<26 a fost prezenta la standul de la Targul Educatiei cu voluntarii sai, care au emis cardul European de reduceri pentru tinerii intre 14 si 30 de ani. “Facilitati in tara si strainatate la cazare, masa, transport, bilete reduse la teatru, opera sunt doar cateva din avantajele de care poti beneficia pe baza cardului”…citeste in continuare »

Tribute to Japan exhibition and cultural event – Photo

Facultatea de Limbi si Literaturi Straine a Universitatii din Bucuresti in parteneriat cu ASLS, Asociatia Studentilor din Facultatea de Limbi Straine, a prezentat oferta educationala miilor de tineri veniti la Targul Educatiei 2011. In cadrul evenimentului au luat cuvantul profesori din conducerea facultatii dar si studenti care au punctat avantajele oferite de dechiderea internationala a…citeste in continuare »

Education Fair 2011 in images – University of Bucharest. Photo

Targul Educatiei este gazduit, in fiecare an, de Universitatea din Bucuresti. Tinerii, elevii si studentii au ocazia sa interactioneze si sa afle oferta educationala a Universitatii din Bucuresti dar si oferta de voluntariat a organizatiilor studentesti si de tineret din facultatile universitatii. Galerie FOTO – Targul Educatiei 2011 (C) www.onlinestudent.ro…citeste in continuare »

Power of Voting – The Movie

Power of Voting – The Movie – Part of “Young People Vote” campaign organised by CED (Centrul pentru Educatie Democratica) and CRSC.

Distribution: Roberta Anastase, Adrian Cioroianu, Daciana Sarbu, Karoly Borbely, Elena Basescu, Irina Tudor, Catalin Avramescu, Dorin Matei, Dan Stoenescu, Valentin Raducanu, Eugen Tomac and Bogdan Gavrila.

Video and editing: Adrian Rusan
Directed by Catalin Buznea

Internship Opportunity with The Ratiu Foundation 2011

The Ratiu Foundation offers a young UK-based student or researcher the unique opportunity to work as an in-house researcher on the development of a new Ratiu project.

The position is an internship which will give the intern the chance to work in a challenging environment alongside a small and dedicated team of professionals in the field of cultural promotion and education.

The entire activity will be carried out on a voluntary work basis.

The research conducted will be on the subject of Ion Ratiu, the Romanian champion of democracy and advocate of human rights. The position brings unprecedented access to the Ion Ratiu archives, in order to us help find unknown aspects of the work of this well known character.

Due to the nature of the work to be done, extensive knowledge of both English and Romanian is essential. The successful applicant will have a background in Romanian studies and/or History. Archival studies are a plus.

The position comes with a flexible programme (3-5 days per week), according to the situation and research needs.

The Ratiu Foundation was established in 1979 by Ion and Elisabeth Ratiu in order to promote and support projects which further education and research in the culture and history of Romania and its people. More details on www.ratiufamilyfoundation.com

To apply, send a cover letter accompanied by an up-to-date CV on mail@ratiufamilyfoundation.com .

The Digital Media Library NGO Initiative – Romania’s Digital Heritage

Foto: Journalists Marius Stoian and Cristian Unteanu at the first ARPMM meeting in Bucharest|(c) CRSC Europe 2011

The project of the Digital Library of the Romanian Written Media is based on a need of the civil society and it is, like the journalist Marius Stoian calls it, a forceful political idea: the recovery of the historical textual and imagistic patrimony of a guild, of the journalistic guild of a European state.

Capitalizing on the cultural and informative deposit of the Romanian printed media is a piece of national identity, consequently a component of European cultural identity. Continue reading “The Digital Media Library NGO Initiative – Romania’s Digital Heritage”