Plus, thugs beat a Sofia man unconscious in an apparent anti-migrant attack, and Poland welcomes a coal conference as it hosts the UN climate talks.
Plus, Russia mulls criminal charges against potash magnate Baumgertner, and new research underlines Eastern Europe’s bad air quality.
Plus, jailed Belarusian dissident Byalyatski wins major rights award and scientists say EU rules may be harmful to protected brown bear populations.
Plus, Russia jails Greenpeace activists, and pride organizers vow to hold a parade in Belgrade this weekend.
Going on Assignment in Prague – January 7-15, 2018
Do you have a passion for foreign reporting? Would you like to develop your skills further or simply gain more confidence? This course is aimed at university students, freelance journalists or activists who would like to gain some practical skills in this field. You’ll learn the best tricks of the trade from storytelling and interviewing techniques to locating your sources and incorporating multimedia.
Throughout the course you will be guided by experienced foreign correspondents from media such as Reuters, the BBC, the Financial Times, and the New York Times. You’ll leave equipped with a publishable story to add to your portfolio. Early bird fee available until September 1, 2017. Apply now! or see more info.
The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.
This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes.
It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.