Training on public finances monitoring

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BIRN Serbia organises a three-day long training course for journalists from the local media on the subject of monitoring and control of public finances in Belgrade

This program is part of the multi year long programme “Eye on public finances”, which BIRN implemented together with Pro Concept, an expert organisation, supported by the British Embassy in Belgrade.

The Training course will be held at the Media Center from 8th to 10th of May with the support of IREX Serbia.

The training will be attended by editors and reporters from more than a dozen local television and radio stations around Serbia and trainers will be the investigative journalists Sasa Lekovic, Branko Čečen and Nevena Ršumović.

Besides them, the participants will have the opportunity to learn more about the subject of public finance from the experts Danica Popvić and Sasa Radulovic.

This is the first in a series of training which are aimed at raising the standards of monitoring and reporting on public finances by the local media.

Articles produced as a result of the training will be published on the portal and as a programme on the stations whose representatives participated in the training.