Natalia is the Managing Editor of OneEurope. She is currently working at the OSCE in Vienna and is a Journalism graduate from the Voronezh State University in Russia. Natalia won the Paul Khlebnikov scholarship for students in 2011 and worked at the Moscow bureau of The New York Times.
Natalia previously worked at the British Council in Russia and also contributed to the organization of the 14th Education UK Exhibition in Moscow. Natalia is very passionate about foreign languages and she already speaks English, Russian, German, Dutch and Romanian.
About her enthusiasm for OneEurope, Natalia says:
"Young people hold a lot of power and they can contribute to changes not only in their countries, but also in the whole of Europe. We should unite our power and skills in creating our common future together. That’s why we should not miss any opportunity to know more about Europe and about each other."
The safety of journalists is one of the main challenges of our profession. Even when journalists are not located in a war zone, they can still be exposed to some serious risks.
This year Benoît Odille and Chloé Renouf initiated the project The Greater Europe Peace Orchestra, which also come into view during the 2014 meetings in Paris. The idea of the project is to create an orchestra inviting high-level musician from EU, the Balkans and the Community of Independent States (CIS), who are motivated to promote peace and cultural cooperation through music.
Europe marks this year the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo and the defeat of Napoleon on June 18, 1815. Many Europeans consider it a special day that decided Europe’s fate and put an end to the bloody conflicts across the continent.
7 European countries are among the top 10 happiest countries in the world according to this year's UN's World Happiness Report.
Russia is holding today a major military parade in the center of Moscow, which marks the 70th anniversary of the defeat of Nazi Germany in World War II