5 June 2019
Beyond Beijing: 1989 in Changsha

China expert Andrea Worden recalls the events of 1989, which she witnessed firsthand. From Sinopsis.

By Filip Jirous
3 June 2019
More Than a Trivial Change
Critics say a proposed amendment to Turkish law, which would restrict the payment of alimony, could leave women trapped – in poverty or in abusive marriages.
By Zeynep Yunculer
31 May 2019
No Mass Exodus of CEE nationals From Pre-Brexit UK?
Migration statistics show citizens of CEE countries that joined the EU in 2004 were leaving the pre-Brexit UK before December 2018, but that is not the whole story.
By Victoria Roberts
28 May 2019
Let Me Help You Find Bliss

They grew up in institutions where sexuality was punished and suppressed with drugs. Or they’ve remained involuntarily single. But the disabled too have sexual needs. 

By Petra Dlouha
21 May 2019
The Balkan Migrant Trap Premium
Thousands of rejected asylum seekers are in limbo in non-EU Balkan countries, unwilling players in a game of international hot potato.
By Rose Joy Smith
13 May 2019
Kovy Versus Czech Apathy Premium

One YouTuber’s journey to inform Czech youth, stay true to his identity, and remain relevant online.

By Talia Wiener
25 April 2019
Balkan ISIS Families Trapped in Syrian Camps Premium

Kosovo brings home 110 women and children but dozens more may be stuck in limbo.

16 April 2019
Mirjana Markovic, Milosevic’s Partner in Life and Power, Dies at 76 Premium

Slobodan Milosevic’s widow wielded great influence in her own right and faced allegations of complicity in liquidating his critics.

3 April 2019
Romania Tightens Net Around Embattled Kovesi Premium

Former chief prosecutor slapped with a new indictment even as EU mulls picking her for a top anti-fraud post.

25 March 2019
Kazakhstan’s Capital Renamed in Honor of Nazarbaev Premium
Former leader’s daughter appointed to high post one step away from the presidency.



#PragueMediaPoint Conference for journalists, media professionals, and scholars

​The 2019 edition of Prague Media Point will highlight these types of inspiring examples and more. We will offer a mix of scholarly presentations, including keynote addresses; sessions with innovators explaining their solutions; and networking opportunities to promote the exchange of know-how. As in years past, the conference will have a special regional focus on Central and Eastern Europe, though we look forward to covering cases and trends from other parts of the world. – WHAT’S WORKING






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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