Marcel Coal Mine


Except for the coke plant, it is the largest industrial plant in Radlin. It was founded in 1858 under the name Emma Coal Plant. However, mining began there only in 1883. The current name is also the pseudonym of a former mine employee, a participant in the Silesian Uprisings and communist activist Józef Kolorz. Since 2016, Marcel Coal Mine has belonged to the ROW Coal Mine.

An estimated 1,400 girls are not born every year in Armenia due to a rooted preference for male children. The son-bias combined with a lower birth rate, has led to an alarming number of sex-selective abortions. Community activities, various laws and television shows are addressing the issue - with positive results. But is the actual problem being tackled?