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How to control the granting of state aid to the media?

Joint Meeting of the Intersectoral Group for Freedom of Expression and Media and Working Group on Chapter 8 "Competition Policy" Belgrade, March 30. 2018. - The meeting was opened by Nataša Dragojlović, Coordinator of the National Convention on the European Union, Maja Stojanović, Executive Director of the...

Presentation of online platform – Media Freedom Matrix

MEDIA FREEDOM MATRIX   Belgrade, March 29, 2018 - The Media Freedom Matrix was created as one of the results of the project "Protecting Media Freedom and Freedom of Expression in the Western Balkans", initiated by Civic Initiatives and FoNet news agency in order to increase respect for...

Is the state ready to protect journalists?

"Journalist Protection Mechanisms" at a meeting of the Inter-sectoral Group on Freedom of Expression and Media and the Working Group for Chapter 23   Belgrade, March 26th, 2018. The meeting was opened by Nataša Dragojlović, NCEU Coordinator, Maja Stojanović, Executive Director of Civic Initiatives and Coordinator of Inter-sectoral...

Monitoring Matrix Workshop: The Way Forward

On 19-20 March, BCSDN members met in Pristina, Kosovo, for a strategic workshop on the Monitoring Matrix, co-hosted by Kosovar Civil Society Foundation (KCSF), to solidify the network’s position and efforts undertaken in the monitoring and advocacy on the enabling environment. Under the theme “The...

Promoting Civil Society Space in Brussels Spring HUB

Within the CONCORD HUB3 Spring Meeting in Brussels, which took place this week, the 13th of March was devoted to Promoting civil society space. The event, jointly organized by CONCORD Europe, BCSDN and Fond Romania/Black Sea NGO Forum, was an effort of European civil society development organizations to...

Media Freedom Matrix – Online Monitoring Tool for Media Freedoms

In order to increase the respect for the freedom of expression and media, Civic Initiatives are launching a project that will enable monitoring of planned measures and effective changes in the area of media freedom during the EU integration process. The activities will contribute to improved...

FOR SCHOOL TO BE A SCHOOL

I have finished my school! How many times have you heard or said yourself that to your child in the midst of his struggles with fractions, functions, cases, stylistic figures, battles ...

For freedom of the media

Joint press release by 27 Serbian NGOs, media and journalist associations and media outlets: We inform the domestic and international public that on Friday, 22nd September, 2017, a decision was taken to launch joint activities of the media, journalists’ associations, journalists and civil society organisations...