News and Events

Birn hosts third meeting of court reporters association

Birn hosts third meeting of court reporters association

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 selects first trainees

BIRN Macedonia selects first trainees

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 holds round table on War Crimes Chamber in Bihac

BIRN BiH holds round table on War Crimes Chamber in Bihac

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 to run investigative journalism workshop in Nis

BIRN Serbia to run investigative journalism workshop in Nis

BIRN Serbia is organising this October 29-30 training in investigative journalism for reporters from the southern part of the country.

BIRN Kosovo television debates go on air

BIRN Kosovo television debates go on air

BIRN this week launches 'Life in Kosovo,' a new series of current affairs television programmes for broadcast on RTK.

Investigative reporting training held in Nis

Investigative reporting training held in Nis

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.

First TV Debate aired

First TV Debate aired

BIRN Kosovo aired the first in its series of TV debates, "Life in Kosovo," on October 19 on the public service station RTK.

Training course gets underway

Training course gets underway

IRN Macedonian started its International Standards Reporting course in Skopje on October 17 with six trainees who were selected after testing.

War Crimes Debate in Brcko District

War Crimes Debate in Brcko District

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.

War Crimes Conference

War Crimes Conference

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 on regional TV documentary on Kosovo continues

Work on regional TV documentary on Kosovo continues

Work continues on BIRN's documentary film project, which explores the regional context for, and consequences of, determining Kosovo's final status.

BIRN at investigative journalism conference in Budapest

BIRN at investigative journalism conference in Budapest

BIRN was a guest at a regional investigative journalism conference in Budapest on 27-30 October.

Balkan Insight findings confirmed

Balkan Insight findings confirmed

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.

BIRN Serbia and Montenegro and TV B92 cooperate in supporting minority journalism

BIRN Serbia and Montenegro and TV B92 cooperate in supporting minority journalism

To compliment BIRN SaM’s Minority Training and Reporting Project, TV B92 will host journalists who have undergone BIRN training, with a view to providing them with further work experience and enhancing minority and provincial perspectives in national broadcasting.
BIRN Kosovo TV Debate Opens Oxford University Seminar

BIRN Kosovo TV Debate Opens Oxford University Seminar

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.