Members of the Association of Court Reporters who cover the Court of BiH held their third meeting on June 27. A list of proposals and suggestions aimed at improving the outflow of public information from the state judiciary was agreed and will be presented to the Court of BiH.
BIRN Macedonia has started the first part of its primary level journalism training course with an open invitation to young Macedonian journalists to develop their talents.
BIRN BiH organised a round table in Bihac, north-west BiH, on October 13 as part of its Transitional Justice project to stimulate dialogue between the new War Crimes Chamber and the Bosnian public.
BIRN Serbia is organising this October 29-30 training in investigative journalism for reporters from the southern part of the country.
BIRN this week launches 'Life in Kosovo,' a new series of current affairs television programmes for broadcast on RTK.
BIRN Serbia and Montenegro held a two-day workshop on investigative reporting on 29-30 October in Nis for Serbian and Albanian journalists from South Serbia.
BIRN Kosovo aired the first in its series of TV debates, "Life in Kosovo," on October 19 on the public service station RTK.
IRN Macedonian started its International Standards Reporting course in Skopje on October 17 with six trainees who were selected after testing.
BIRN BiH's series of Transitional Justice events for civil society leaders continued last week with a round-table debate in Brcko on October 29.
BIRN BiH is organising a conference on November 10 entitled "In Pursuit of Justice: An overview of progress in the transitional justice system of BiH".
Work continues on BIRN's documentary film project, which explores the regional context for, and consequences of, determining Kosovo's final status.
BIRN was a guest at a regional investigative journalism conference in Budapest on 27-30 October.
The findings of a major investigative report in the September 30 launch issue of Balkan Insight received important confirmation last week, as an official investigation began into six employees of the Serbian interior ministry and three former policemen.
A discussion on Kosovo's future at St Antony's College, Oxford University, opened on 8 December with a screening of the first debate in BIRN’s "Life in Kosovo" TV series, in which a number of high profile politicians answered citizens’ questions on final status negotiations.