Kosovo 2.0

Kosovo: the journalist Parim Olluri is under attack

21/08/2017

A prominent Kosovar journalist, Parim Olluri, the executive director of the online newspaper “Insajderi”, was beaten by three people in front of his apartment in Pristina. The perpetrators and the motives of the attack remain unknown, while Kosovo Police has confirmed that the case is under investigation. The Association of Journalists of Kosovo (AJK) reacted by calling on state authorities to bring the perpetrators to justice as “such attacks damage in essence the freedom of expression and the media”.

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Kosovar journalists need to demand implementation of their access to information rights

31/01/2017

In Kosovo, access to information is well guaranteed in theory — in practise it’s a different story.

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Journalism is dead

26/01/2017

For liberal democracy as we know it, the decline of professional journalism is certainly bad news — without it, vocal majorities dictate political decisions increasingly rooted in extreme, intolerant values.

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Branko Cecen: Investigative journalists face media lynchings, threats and physical assaults in Vucic’s Serbia

07/12/2017

Center for Investigative Journalism of Serbia (CINS) director on why he walked out of prime minister’s speech at regional media conference.

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Access to information in practice, not just on paper

18/11/2016

Legal frameworks aren't being reflected in reality when it comes to transparency.

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The sweet taste of Swedish democracy

21/10/2016

A trip to Stockholm highlights how far Kosovo has to go when it comes to media freedom and human rights.

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Time for Kosovo's media to get serious on transitional justice

12/10/2016

Journalists should not avoid complex issue of transitional justice.

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Kosovo's public discourse is toxic

10/10/2016

The web has become a place to attack others at the expense of a participated and enriched debate.

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Serbia, censorship according to Aleksandar Vučić

24/08/2016

An exhibition organised by the Serbian Progressive Party of Prime Minister Vučić tries to counter criticism about censorship in the Serbian media. The effect, however, is that of a blacklist.

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