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EU Awards for Best Investigative Journalism in Serbia Announced

EU Awards for Best Investigative Journalism in Serbia Announced

On September 28, in the EU info centre in Belgrade, the winners of the EU Awards for Investigative Awards for Investigative Journalism in Serbia were announced.
Meet the People Behind BIRN: Sasa Dragojlo

Meet the People Behind BIRN: Sasa Dragojlo

Each month, BIRN introduces you to a different member of its team. For September, meet Sasa Dragojlo, Balkan Insight’s Serbian correspondent.
BIRN Seeks AI Researchers from Croatia and Hungary

BIRN Seeks AI Researchers from Croatia and Hungary

BIRN is seeking applications for multiple positions of Country Researcher for the Global Index on Responsible Artificial Intelligence (GIRAI) project to support the development of a comprehensive set of benchmarks for measuring countries’ commitment towards responsible AI worldwide.
EU Awards for Best Investigative Journalism in Montenegro Announced

EU Awards for Best Investigative Journalism in Montenegro Announced

On September 25 in Europe House in Podgorica, the winners of the EU Awards for Investigative Awards for Investigative Journalism in Montenegro were announced.
BIRN Seeks AI Researchers: Applications Open

BIRN Seeks AI Researchers: Applications Open

BIRN is seeking applications for multiple positions of Country Researcher for the Global Index on Responsible Artificial Intelligence (GIRAI) project to support the development of a comprehensive set of benchmarks for measuring countries’ commitment towards responsible AI worldwide.
BIRN Holds Data Journalism and OSINT Training in Montenegro

BIRN Holds Data Journalism and OSINT Training in Montenegro

The Balkan Investigative Regional Reporting Network, BIRN Hub and partners from Germany, Georgia and Uzbekistan organised a three-day training course to boost the reporting skills of group of international journalists in Montenegro.
SEE Digital Rights Network Members from Kosovo, Croatia, and Greece Meet Online

SEE Digital Rights Network Members from Kosovo, Croatia, and Greece Meet Online

BIRN gathered SEE Digital Rights Network members from Kosovo, Greece, and Croatia to share their most recent digital rights-related projects and initiatives and talk about the future work of the SEE Digital Rights Network.
BIRN Summer School Ends in Greece

BIRN Summer School Ends in Greece

On the last two days of BIRN’s Summer School of Investigative Reporting, participants learned about investigating migration, were introduced to data journalism and pitched their story ideas.
Call for Media from Western Balkans to Host Editors and Journalists from Across the Region 

Call for Media from Western Balkans to Host Editors and Journalists from Across the Region 

One-month Regional Exchange Progrmme

Balkan Investigative Reporting Network (BIRN) invites media from six Western Balkans countries (Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia and Serbia) to become host media in the One-Month Regional Exchange Programme during 2023 and/or 2024. This programme is a unique opportunity that will allow both parties to share their expertise in investigative news production and foster knowledge exchange.

BIRN Summer School Day 4: Podcasts and Cross-Border Journalism

BIRN Summer School Day 4: Podcasts and Cross-Border Journalism

On the fourth day of BIRN’s Summer School of Investigative Reporting, participants learned about investigative podcasts and cross-border journalism.
BIRN Summer School Day 3: Digital Security and Mental Health

BIRN Summer School Day 3: Digital Security and Mental Health

On the third day of BIRN’s Summer School of Investigative Reporting, participants learned about the importance of digital security and mental health.
BIRN Summer School Day 2: Journalism in Exile

BIRN Summer School Day 2: Journalism in Exile

On the second day of BIRN’s Summer School of Investigative Reporting, participants were introduced to visual investigations and had a panel discussion on journalism in exile.
BIRN’s Annual Summer School Kicks Off in Greece

BIRN’s Annual Summer School Kicks Off in Greece

BIRN’s 13th Summer School of Investigative Reporting is bringing together 36 journalists from South-East and Central European countries for a week-long training to develop skills, explore new techniques and cooperate in cross-border stories.

Digital Rights Reporting Training for Balkan Journalists: Applications Open

Digital Rights Reporting Training for Balkan Journalists: Applications Open

BIRN invites Balkan journalists to apply for our three-day digital rights reporting training programme in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, from September 26-28, 2023. Successful applicants will also become eligible for a small grant to produce a digital rights story.
SEE Digital Rights Network Members Chart Forward Path in Bosnia

SEE Digital Rights Network Members Chart Forward Path in Bosnia

Attending organisations agreed to chart a path to advance digital rights advocacy efforts across the network and foster collaboration – focusing on education and promoting advocacy initiatives among Network members.