Central Europe & Baltics

25 May 2011
The Danger of Taking Freedoms for Granted Premium

By staying silent on the threat to re-erect internal borders, Central and Eastern European EU members are sending a very bad message.

By Katerina Safarikova
23 May 2011
A Roma Vision for Eurovision Premium

Two years ago a Romani band stood up for the Czech Republic at Europe's biggest musical spectacle.

By Andy Markowitz
18 May 2011
Wrong Side of the Fence Premium
Gated communities continue to spring up across Poland with developers pushing a message of independence and security. But could they be doing more harm than good?
By Maciej Czarnecki
11 May 2011
A Wing and a Prayer Premium

A Hungarian priest’s idea for paying off the country’s giant public debt may be as good as anything the government has thought up.

By Martin Ehl
11 May 2011
(Task)Forcing Warsaw’s Hand Premium

Will a new attempt to get back looted Jewish property have the state of Israel meet the state of Poland (and others) in a courtroom?

By BBC Monitoring
9 May 2011
Is Europe’s Democratic Revolution Over?

A group of leading thinkers on Central and Eastern Europe assess the state of democracy, security, and diplomacy in the region.




#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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