Media

31 October 2018
Authoritarians of the World Unite! Premium

Foes of freedom of the press surely welcome the new measures being proposed and discussed on the very highest levels of the EU.

By Peter Gross
 
25 October 2018
Murder in the Facebook Era Premium
The barbarity of the killing of a Bulgarian TV presenter seemed the calling card of a crazed killer, so why was that version so quickly discarded?
By Boyko Vassilev
 
Hungary Parliament
22 October 2018
Hungary’s Damaging Media Market Distortion
A new study, featuring interviews with advertising and media market figures, offers the clearest picture yet of the skewed media advertising market. From the International Press Institute.
By Marton Bede
 
18 October 2018
Bulgaria’s Trust Deficit Premium

The spotlight cast by the brutal murder of a journalist reveals a troubled media landscape with the least freedom in the EU.

By Katherine Schulte
 
10 October 2018
Politics, Gender Key Triggers for Online Abuse in Poland Premium

New IPI report examines newsroom measures for protecting journalists from digital harassment.

By The International Press Institute
 
8 October 2018
TV Reporter’s Brutal Slaying Stuns Bulgaria Premium

Police and colleagues say it is not clear that Viktoria Marinova’s killing was linked to her work.

 
3 October 2018
How Disinformation Harmed the Referendum in Macedonia

Online campaigns calling for a boycott of the referendum and fake news sites have compounded the country’s media literacy problem. From The German Marshall Fund of the United States.

By Asya Metodieva
 
26 September 2018
Concerns for Hungarian Press Freedom as News Site Changes Hands Premium

Critics say Viktor Orban and his loyalists already have most media under their thumb.

 
24 September 2018
Once More Into the Breach

The return of Radio Free Europe to Romania and Bulgaria is as clear a sign as any that the media situation hasn’t developed as many hoped.

By Peter Gross
 
9 August 2018
Belarus Rounds Up Independent Journalists Premium

At least a dozen journalists have been arrested since Tuesday in one of the biggest crackdowns in several years.

 

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We would like to invite you to meet Kathryn Thier, a recognized expert and instructor of Solutions Journalism from the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication.

 

Join us to learn more about the connections between investigative reporting and Solutions Journalism and discover the impact that bringing the “whole” story has on communities. Kathryn’s keynote speech will be followed by a panel discussion on bringing the solutions perspective into reporting practices with Nikita Poljakov, deputy editor in chief of the business daily Hospodářské noviny. Nikita is also head of the project “Nejsi sám” (You are not alone), which uses the solutions approach to tackle the issue of male suicide. The main program will be followed by an informal wine reception. 

 

The event will take place on Monday, 25 March at 5 p.m. in the Hollar building of the Charles University Faculty of Social Sciences (Smetanovo nábřeží 6, Praha 1). The event will be in English. 

 

Attendance is free upon registration - please, fill in the registration form.

 

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Moldovan diaries

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.

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