Sardinians in the World

Rita Cuccuru sul podio con la bandiera dei Quattro Mori (Foto concessa)
Rita Cuccuru sul podio con la bandiera dei Quattro Mori (Foto concessa)
the character

Rita Cuccuru triumphs at the Paris Marathon, party in Uri: «Proud of her»

The Sardinian athlete - victim of a road accident at the age of 17 - shines in the Paralympic category
Francesco Fogu (foto concessa)
Francesco Fogu (foto concessa)
the interview

From Nuoro to Silicon Valley: Sardinian DNA among the "minds" of the giant Meta

Francesco Fogu, 35 years old, is the Product Designer of the multinational that controls Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp and Messenger. And he is the one who designed the famous MarketPlace
United Kingdom

Manchester, two Sardinians "refresh" City after the derby: «Haaland is crazy about raw and buffalo focaccia. She ate three..."

Enrico Pinna and Daniela Steri's small restaurant business continues to grow. And after the 5-star reviews, the two youngsters from Iglesias and Musei were called by the European champions' nutritionist to organize the snack after the victorious match against United
Alessandra Todde e nei riquadri, da sinistra: Paolo Atzori, Marga Tavera Pietro Mariani, Domenico Scala, Mario Agus e Alberto Defraia (Archivio L'Unione Sarda)
Alessandra Todde e nei riquadri, da sinistra: Paolo Atzori, Marga Tavera Pietro Mariani, Domenico Scala, Mario Agus e Alberto Defraia (Archivio L'Unione Sarda)
THE INTERVIEWS

The voice of emigrants: «President Todde, don't forget us Sardinians abroad»

The most important issues concern transport and bureaucracy but also critical issues such as water management and the voting system
Carlo Gaspa (foto concessa)
Carlo Gaspa (foto concessa)
Himalayas

On the top of Kala Patthar, the feat of the Sardinian Carlo Gaspa

Along the Trek of the Three Passes among a thousand fears, many risks and spectacles of nature
Eugenio Marongiu (foto concessa)
Eugenio Marongiu (foto concessa)
THE INTERVIEW

What would Sardinian centenarians created through artificial intelligence look like?

Photographer Eugenio Marongiu started a very particular project to create images using a description and a prompt
Enrico Pusceddu (foto concessa)
Enrico Pusceddu (foto concessa)
the interview

Enrico Pusceddu, travel influencer: «The tourist in Sardinia is looking for an emotion»

The 34-year-old from Cagliari is a finalist for the national award for the promotion of Italian beauties
Forze speciali israeliane (Ansa)
Forze speciali israeliane (Ansa)
Israel

A woman from Cagliari in the hell of Tel Aviv: «She took refuge in the underground»

She is 35 years old and married to an Israeli, she and her husband went to the shelter as soon as they heard the alarm
Luca e Antonello Atzori (foto concesse)
Luca e Antonello Atzori (foto concesse)
Great Britain

«My name is Luca Atzori and I was a flamingo child»

His father Antonello left Sardinia to go to Birmingham: from a great pain the family was able to find strength and start a charity initiative
Carlo Ibba con la statua dedicata al grande conquistatore Gengis Khan (foto concessa)
Carlo Ibba con la statua dedicata al grande conquistatore Gengis Khan (foto concessa)
On the edge of the world

The flag of the Four Moors flies in Mongolia

It was brought by Carlo Ibba, a Quartese originally from Samassi, a dermatologist but also a writer, collector and passionate traveler
Fiona Saddi il giorno dell'esame con i nonni Franco e Rosa e il ballerino Giorgio (foto concessa dalla famiglia)
Fiona Saddi il giorno dell'esame con i nonni Franco e Rosa e il ballerino Giorgio (foto concessa dalla famiglia)
the thesis

Milan, at the eighth grade exam with the traditional Sardinian dress

The choice of Fiona Saddi, grandparents of Pula and Pirri, which left the professors speechless
Gianpaolo Imbriani (foto concessa)
Gianpaolo Imbriani (foto concessa)
cagliari

«I travel the world to tell who my brother was, a player without trophies but that no one will forget»

“Imbriani don't give up” is the association pursuing a great project: to build 5 soccer fields dedicated to Carmelo, one for each continent. On his journey, attached to Gianpaolo's backpack, the flag of the Four Moors
Le bandiere di un socio del circolo "Su Nuraghe" di Biella (foto concessa)
Le bandiere di un socio del circolo "Su Nuraghe" di Biella (foto concessa)
the party

Cagliari in Serie A: the joy of Sardinians explodes in the world

The emigrants celebrated the success of the rossoblùs in every corner of the planet
Marga Tavera (foto Schiesaro)
Marga Tavera (foto Schiesaro)
the interview

"Sardinians arriving from the end of the world": the shining eyes of emigrants in Argentina

Marga Tavera, daughter of Cosimo - the "patriarch" of the federation of clubs -: from Buenos Aires to the trip to Ittiri that changed her life forever
Mario Agus (foto Schiesaro)
Mario Agus (foto Schiesaro)
the interview

Yesterday's emigrants with a cardboard suitcase full of dreams, today "with a computer and a degree"

Mario Agus, consultant for the three circles in Holland, lives in Arnhem
Valeria Sechi (foto concessa)
Valeria Sechi (foto concessa)
the interview

«I am missing a canine, I have crooked legs, breasts not received. I want to be a model»: Valeria Sechi and the story of a success

Born in Sant'Antioco, raised in Cagliari, hers is one of the most famous names in the "Grey" scene
Manuel Carta (foto Fiori)
Manuel Carta (foto Fiori)
the character

From Sardinia to the UN: story of Manuel, first aid instructor

A 41-year-old from Alghero, he has already trained 3,500 people of all nationalities
 Simon Giuseppe Floris sul set (foto concessa)
 Simon Giuseppe Floris sul set (foto concessa)
United States

The Sardinian heart that beats in New York: on the set with Simon Giuseppe Floris

Very young operator in the film industry, after his studies he oversaw projects for Lego and Gucci
Insularità
Elicottero impegnato in operazioni antincendio (L'Unione Sarda)
Elicottero impegnato in operazioni antincendio (L'Unione Sarda)

Firefighting, big “sisters” & Army

The helicopter companies are under investigation for the latest regional tender: they are now hoping for private negotiations