As China’s investments in Central and Eastern Europe increase, a new project seeks to inform the Czech public about China and its burgeoning role in the region. From China Digital Times.
Trend toward oligarchic media ownership in focus ahead of next week’s presidential vote. From the International Press Institute.
New Year’s Eve will mark a special anniversary for Czechs and Slovaks.
Radical youth have joined forces with old-style preservationists to preserve a provoking work of modern architecture in Prague.
EU foreign ministers unanimously reject Netanyahu’s plea to join U.S. in moving embassies to divided city of Jerusalem.
The court proceedings signal Brussel’s willingness to enforce the policy, but EU Council chief Donald Tusk has called the furore ‘divisive.’
In the wrong doses, the stick-and-carrot approach to EU funds for Central Europe might stoke precisely the tendencies that Brussels aims to keep in check.
Time Warner-owned company dominates TV market across a wide swathe of Central and Eastern Europe.
-- Announcement: Debunking Disinformation: A Training Program for Czech Journalism Students - Become An Expert Fact Checker and Hoax Buster!
Date: March 12, 2018 – July 1, 2018
The course is for free and TOL will cover all travel expenses for attendees. Applicants should be from a master’s program (or in the final years of their studies), either in journalism or media studies, or other relevant fields such as political science, security studies, international relations or other. One of the main selection criteria will be a proven motivation to use the acquired skills in practice. While much of the instruction will be in Czech, fluent English is a requirement.
Support is provided by the U.S. Embassy in Prague.
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.
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It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.