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Irina Marica
Senior Editor

Irina holds a BA in Journalism and has been part of the Romania-Insider.com team since its early days in 2011. She likes to keep the Romania-insider.com readers informed every day. Irina reports on various topics, on a wide range of areas such as politics, social or entertainment. She also writes travel or leisure articles, as well as interviews. She splits her time between Sinaia, her hometown, and Bucharest. Being born and raised in a mountain town, Irina loves spending time in nature, but she also likes to read, write, listen to music, travel, teach her dog new tricks and listen to other people’s stories (so don’t hesitate to contact her for an interview if you have an interesting story that you want to share with the Romania-insider.com readers). She dreams to visit Iceland one day and maybe get to see the Arctic Monkeys play live.  You can send her press releases or feedback on her stories by emailing [email protected]

 

World Homeless Action Day: British Ambassador joins Sleep Out event in Bucharest

British Ambassador to Bucharest Paul Brummell will join the volunteers who will sleep outside on the night of Friday, October 13, as part of the Sleep Out event marking the World Homeless Action Day.

The Sleep Out event, which will take place at Share Café in Bucharest, is organized by Casa Ioana charity organization.

Other representatives of the British community in Romania will also join the event, including Nigel Bellingham – director of British Council Romania, Charles Crocker – president of the British Romanian Chamber of Commerce, and Ian Tilling – Casa Ioana president.

Through this event, the volunteers aim to draw attention to the situation of homeless people, as well as show their support for the work of the Casa Ioana Foundation, which focuses on helping women and children experiencing domestic abuse and family homelessness.

It is estimated that there are about 5,000 homeless people in Bucharest. Moreover, other people have to live in overcrowded spaces or with friends.

Casa Ioana was founded in 1995. The organization works with women and children experiencing domestic abuse and family homelessness, by providing them with safe temporary accommodation and professional psychosocial support.

World Homeless Action Day is a worldwide collaborative effort that is held on October 10 every year.

Find out more about the Sleep Out event in Bucharest here.

Irina Marica, [email protected]

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Irina Marica
Senior Editor

Irina holds a BA in Journalism and has been part of the Romania-Insider.com team since its early days in 2011. She likes to keep the Romania-insider.com readers informed every day. Irina reports on various topics, on a wide range of areas such as politics, social or entertainment. She also writes travel or leisure articles, as well as interviews. She splits her time between Sinaia, her hometown, and Bucharest. Being born and raised in a mountain town, Irina loves spending time in nature, but she also likes to read, write, listen to music, travel, teach her dog new tricks and listen to other people’s stories (so don’t hesitate to contact her for an interview if you have an interesting story that you want to share with the Romania-insider.com readers). She dreams to visit Iceland one day and maybe get to see the Arctic Monkeys play live.  You can send her press releases or feedback on her stories by emailing [email protected]

 

World Homeless Action Day: British Ambassador joins Sleep Out event in Bucharest

British Ambassador to Bucharest Paul Brummell will join the volunteers who will sleep outside on the night of Friday, October 13, as part of the Sleep Out event marking the World Homeless Action Day.

The Sleep Out event, which will take place at Share Café in Bucharest, is organized by Casa Ioana charity organization.

Other representatives of the British community in Romania will also join the event, including Nigel Bellingham – director of British Council Romania, Charles Crocker – president of the British Romanian Chamber of Commerce, and Ian Tilling – Casa Ioana president.

Through this event, the volunteers aim to draw attention to the situation of homeless people, as well as show their support for the work of the Casa Ioana Foundation, which focuses on helping women and children experiencing domestic abuse and family homelessness.

It is estimated that there are about 5,000 homeless people in Bucharest. Moreover, other people have to live in overcrowded spaces or with friends.

Casa Ioana was founded in 1995. The organization works with women and children experiencing domestic abuse and family homelessness, by providing them with safe temporary accommodation and professional psychosocial support.

World Homeless Action Day is a worldwide collaborative effort that is held on October 10 every year.

Find out more about the Sleep Out event in Bucharest here.

Irina Marica, [email protected]

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