MRT: PBS Macedonian Radio and Television to be financed once again from the state budget

The parliamentary majority in Macedonia abolished the obligation to pay the broadcasting fee, after the amendments to the Law on Audio and Audiovisual Media Services were adopted by an urgent procedure. The new legal amendments provide for financing of the PBS Macedonian Radio and Television (MRT) from the state budget in the amount of 0.5 percent […]

Bosnia&Herzegovina News Uncategorized

UDAR, the only Roma media outlet in B&H

A Sarajevo-based Roma web portal dubbed UDAR has been active in Bosnia and Herzegovina since June http://www.portal-udar.net . The word “UDAR” means “door,” which has a symbolic meaning because one of the portal’s goals is to open the Roma community to the general public.   “The idea to launch the UDAR portal resulted from the […]

Montenegro Publications Uncategorized

Media Literacy and Education needs of journalists and the public in Montenegro

Daniela Vranković, Montenegro Media Institute (Montenegro)   Media community in Montenegro is deeply divided in pro- and anti- government media. This kind of perception is preventing the owners, and what is more worrying, their employees in reaching agreement in any professional matter including any common demands toward the states institution that provide formal education. It […]