Eastern Europe & Russia

Volodymyr Zelenskiy
23 April 2019
Moscow Extends Cautious Welcome to Ukraine’s President-Elect

Few in Russian political circles will lose any sleep over incumbent Petro Poroshenko’s humiliating defeat.

18 April 2019
The Attempted Telegram Ban – One Year Later
The channels of this popular messaging app became the go-to place for Russian political gossip and leaks – and a threat to Vladimir Putin.
By Dan Tran
18 April 2019
Russian Death Squad in Custody, Ukraine Spy Chief Claims

Dramatic announcement could boost Petro Poroshenko’s standing days before the presidential runoff.

16 April 2019
Poroshenko Doubles Down on Zelenskiy ‘Puppet’ Claim

The challenger is far ahead in the polls but his isolation from the public he claims to serve may prove his undoing.

15 April 2019
Domestic Violence Victim Wins Case Against Russia at UN
Number of domestic violence complaints in Russia skyrocketed since decriminalization law passed in 2017.



#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.






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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