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15 April 14

BIRN Albania Launches Anti-Corruption Programme

On April 1st the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network in Albania (BIRN Albania) launched a three year programme, which aims to expose corruption and impunity, through investigative reporting and closer cooperation between journalists and civil society organizations.

10 April 14

BIRN BiH Work to Feature in London Art Show

The Balkan Institute for Conflict Resolution, Responsibility and Reconciliation of the Sarajevo School of Science and Technology earlier this year asked BIRN BiH to collect data for an upcoming London exhibition by one of Bosnia's leading artists, Sejla Kameric.

10 April 14

BIRN Kosovo strongly opposes the current content of the Draft-Law on Interception

The Ministry of European Integration has recently proposed a draft law on interception. 

28 March 14 fellows-for-2014-selected

Fellows for 2014 selected

The 10 participants for this year’s Balkan Fellowship for Journalistic Excellence have been chosen.

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BIRN Documentary Screened at London's UCL

BIRN's film 'The Majority Starts Here' was shown at the School of Slavonic and East European Studies at University College London on Tuesday.

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BIRN Kosovo director discusses fellowship programme on Klan Kosova

Jeta Xharra, country director of BIRN Kosovo, was invited to the morning programme of Klan Kosova on Feb. 25 to discuss the 2014 programme for the Balkan Fellowship for Journalistic Excellence. 

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‘The Majority Starts Here’ Premieres in Oxford

BIRN’s road-movie documentary ‘The Majority Starts Here’ had its British premiere on Monday at SEESOX (South East European Studies at Oxford), part of the European Studies Centre at the University of Oxford.

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Managing Editor of BIRN Kosovo Discusses Fellowship Programme on RTK

Muhamet Hajrullahu, managing editor of BIRN Kosovo, was invited to the morning programme of the national broadcaster, RTK, on February 27 to talk about the 2014 Balkan Fellowship for Journalistic Excellence.

7 March 14 fellowship-selection-committee-to-judge-application

Fellowship Selection Committee to Judge Applications

Following the close of the call for applications to the Balkan Fellowship for Journalistic Excellence, the selection committee is set to choose 10 journalists to participate in this year’s programme.

6 March 14 birn-journalist-takes-part-in-huffpost-live-cast-on-bosnia-protests

BIRN Journalist Takes Part in Huffpost Live Cast on Bosnia Protests

Balkan Insight journalist Elvira Mujkic Jukic was one of five guests on a Huffpost Live cast about the Bosnian protests that was aired on March 5.

5 March 14 birn-opens-office-in-albania

BIRN Opens Office in Albania

The Balkan Investigative Reporting Network has appointed Kristina Voko as country director of its newly established office in Albania, which officially opens in April 2014.

20 February 14 balkan-fellowship-shortlisted-for-european-press-prize

Balkan Fellowship Shortlisted for European Press Prize

The editor of the Balkan Fellowship for Journalistic Excellence, Neil Arun, has been shortlisted for the European Press Prize 2013.

7 February 14 birn-seeks-country-director-for-albania

BIRN seeks country director for Albania

BIRN is seeking an energetic and resourceful person to become Country Director of BIRN Albania, based in Tirana.

20 January 14 apply-now-for-2014-fellowship

Apply Now for 2014 Fellowship

Your chance to investigate cross-border stories about GENERATIONS with funded research, travel expenses, career development seminars and publishing arrangements in international media.

10 January 14 birn-macedonia-launches-third-call-for-investigative-reports

BIRN Macedonia Launches Third Call for Investigative Reports

BIRN Macedonia, together with Centre for Investigative journalism - SCOOP Macedonia and the Centre for Civil Communications launched the third call for investigative stories on January 10.

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