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The necessity for reinventing the editors’ role as guardians of media integrity

This report elaborates the position of editors of media outlets in the region, concluding that the system within which the media operate continually imposes...

Albania: Improving reporting on children in local media

The Albanian Media Institute, a SEENPM member, in cooperation with the regulator, the Audiovisual Media Authority, completed a series of training courses aimed at improving...

Albania: Journalists’ Associations Oppose Provisions Affecting Media in Draft Laws

Two articles from draft laws of the ongoing judiciary reform sparked the concern and a joint statement from four Albanian media associations. The Union...

South East Europe and Turkey journalists join European Labour Rights Experts group

Journalists and media workers from South East Europe and Turkey are able to share best practices, illuminate present challenges in labour rights and benefit...

Albanian journalists demand Parliament to reject law threatening media freedom

The Association of Professional Journalists (APJ) in Albania together with a coalition of journalists’ organisations called on the Albanian Parliament to withdraw a provision in...

Western Balkans Public Media on Life Support

By Davor Marko Public service broadcasters in the Western Balkans have become increasingly unaccountable to their audiences and tone deaf to their needs. At stake...

The Future of Public Service Broadcasting in the Western Balkans: The Need for a New paradigm

by Davor Marko, Analitika - Center for Social Research Public Service Broadcasters (PSB) in the countries of the Western Balkans – Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina,...

Mapping Media Freedom report: journalists increasingly attacked in Europe

Violence against journalists in Europe increased in the second quarter of 2016, reports submitted to Index on Censorship’s Mapping Media Freedom platform show, as...

Albania’s Media: A Market Too Small To Survive?

by Rrapo Zguri Albania’s small population, combined with a high number of media outlets, have made the country especially vulnerable to the global economic crisis. The...

Reports: The Editors’ Role in Media Integrity Protection

South East European Media Observatory has published a series of 6 reports examining the role of editors in protecting media integrity in the Western...

35 journalists honoured with the 2016 EU Investigative Journalism Awards

The 2016 regional scheme of EU awards for investigative journalism in Western Balkans and Turkey rewarding the best investigative stories published in 2015 is...

First Winners of the EU Award for Investigative Journalism announced

The EU Award for Investigative Journalism has been granted so far in Albania, Kosovo, Montenegro and Serbia, acknowledging investigations on corruption and social exclusion. In...
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Balkan Watchers – Media Program for Documentary Films and Podcasts

Balkan Documentary Center is happy to present a new training and funding opportunity. The new initiative Balkan Watchers – Media Program for Documentary Films and Podcasts, aims...

SoJo Europe to Promote Solutions Journalism across Europe

SoJo Europe is looking for 18 European newsrooms to collaborate, train and mentor them in solutions journalism with a climate focus and...

Self-Regulation for Better Media

by Ognen Janeski, journalist and editor (North Macedonia) Media specialists from the Western Balkans, Turkey and beyond gathered online...

Media Literacy Roundtable Meeting held at bianet

The Media Literacy Roundtable Meeting was held on January 18 as part of the "Our Media" project, in which IPS Communication Foundation/bianet is...