What are the responsibilities of the next mayor of Obilic in the aftermath of October 22? Obilic has become synonymous
What are the problems and challenges the next mayor of Malisheva will face? Malisheva, with the support of the local
Dragash, also known as Sharri, is a municipality associated with natural beauty that could be used for mountainous tourism development.
What responsibilities will the Mayor of Peja have after the October 22 elections? There are two women and five men
What are the problems in Fushë Kosovë that will be transferred to the next mayoral mandate? The Municipality of Fushë
What are the duties of the future mayor of the Municipality of Deçan? There are five candidates running for the
What will Ferizaj’s next mayor face on the first day in office? BIRN Kosovo’s mayoral debate series #DebatPernime (#RealDebates) has
An indictment was raised against a judge in Decan on October 11 following a BIRN and Internews Kosova investigation into an alleged bribery case.
On October 3 and 4, 2017, BIRN Kosovo and its partner Internews Kosova organized four lectures for high school students in Kosovo to discuss the ills that ideologies of violent extremism cause.
BIRN Kosovo’s team has been organizing election debates for almost a decade now, and this year, a new location will be tackled: BIRN Kosovo Director and debate moderator Jeta Xharra and her team are applying their format to municipal candidate debates in Albanian-majority municipalities in Macedonia.
On September 28, a new project aiming to promote transparency in Kosovo’s judicial sector was launched.
BIRN Kosovo, in collaboration with Internews Kosova, has been producing and airing mayoral candidate debates prior to Kosovo’s upcoming municipal elections, set for October 22.
On December 8, the team behind the weekly BIRN Kosovo broadcast show “Justice in Kosovo”, was awarded the prize for
Articles and reports published by BIRN in recent months have been quoted and referenced in various European publications about media, minorities, democratisation, foreign fighters and radicalisation.
July 2017 marks the beginning of a new initiative to monitor gender-based violence cases in Kosovo. BIRN and Kosovo Women’s Network officially joined forces on July 21st, when representatives from KWN offered a training for BIRN monitors on the best practices for monitoring how gender-based violence is treated in Kosovo. Special focus will be given to domestic and sexual violence against women and girls.