Protect the vulnerable on the streets

On our first day in Iasi Arpi gave us a huge insight into the lives of its residents. He led us into some of the most beautiful, bustling parts of the city, which completely shifted my prejudices towards life in Romania. After this we were collectively introduced to some of the many homeless people that…

My Work in Romania, by Roger Wakeford

I first visited Romania in 2001 as a school teacher assisting with a group of 6th form pupils from the school where I worked.  I came because the teacher leading the party wanted someone with craft skills (I was a Design Technology teacher), but I then knew little about the country.  However, afterwards I was…

My time working with Fundatia Link Romania Moldavia

Written by Livvy Bathe, a 22 year old university graduate from England. Five years ago, as a student at The Ashcombe School in Surrey, England, I was fortunate enough to take part in a nine-day trip to the city of Iasi, Romania, working with the charity Fundatia Link Romania Moldavia, run by Arpad (Arpi) Foszto…