The report “Serbia: Indicators on the level of media freedom and journalists’ safety 2017“, published on 22/1/2018, focuses on analyzing three key indicators: legal protection of media and journalists’ freedoms; journalists’ position in the newsrooms, professional ethics and level of censorship, and journalists’ safety, while also identifying key challenges and obstacles that journalists’ association and other stakeholders face in Serbia.
The publication is a follow up to the 2016 study that provided an overview of the legislative, socio-economic and political situation pertaining to media freedom and safety of journalists in Serbia.
The main aim of the 2017 study is to identify new developments and compare the levels of media freedoms and journalists’ safety in 2017 with those identified in 2016.
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The report is produced within the regional project Western Balkan’s Regional Platform for Advocating Media Freedom and Journalists’ Safety, implemented by national organisations of journalists in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia.