Moszczenica Coal Mine


Its construction began in 1955 and was completed almost a decade later. The Moszczenica Coal Mine was connected with the Jastrzębie Coal Mine several times, and finally, as Ruch Moszczenica Coal Mine was closed in 2000.

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?