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BIRN Hub signs five-year agreement with Sida

BIRN Hub, as the BIRN Network’s umbrella organisation, this month signed a five-year agreement with the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) on core support for implementing cross-regional programmes and enhancing the capacity of the Network.

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"The Silent Scream" screened at the Harriman Institute in New York

BIRN BiH’s new documentary "The Silent Scream" was screened to a group of students studying human rights in the western Balkans at the Harriman Institute at the Columbia University in New York.

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Curbing Power – A Regional UNDP Conference

BIRN Serbia and CINS (Center for Investigative Reporting of Serbia) are organising a conference entitled ‘Curbing Power’ about partnership and cooperation opportunities between investigative journalists and non-profit organisations in the oversight of public finances.

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International Protocol To Deal With Sexual Violence in Conflict Launched in Sarajevo

The International Protocol on Documentation and Investigation of Sexual Violence in Conflict was launched today in Sarajevo. The Balkan Investigative Reporting Network in BiH, a partner in the project, presented several testimonies of sexual violence survivors.

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People in the BIRN Network

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Matthew Collin

BIRN Regional
Editor, Balkan Transitional Justice
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Jeta Xharra

BIRN Kosovo
Country Director
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Dragana Žarković Obradović

BIRN Serbia
Country Director
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Gordana Andrić

BIRN Ltd.
Belgrade Insight Managing Editor
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Gordana Igrić

BIRN Regional
Regional Network Director
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Dušica L.I. Cook

BIRN Hub
Regional Operations Coordinator

BIRN, the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network, is a network of local non-governmental organisations promoting freedom of speech, human rights and democratic values.

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