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  • BIRN Albania Slates Call to Restore Libel as Crime

    "We think the current legislation (on the media) is sufficient. Albanians are suffering from the lack of freedom, not its abundance," BIRN stated....
  • BIRN Serbia: Government to stop with witch hunt

    BIRN Serbia calls representatives of the Serbian government to stop deceiving the public and participating in the campaign against civil society organisations, which report professionally and objectively on the work of Serbian institutions. ...
  • Nekrologu i Lirisë së Shtypit në Filmin e OSBE-së

    Ky film është një përpjekje e qartë e cila sugjeron publikun e vendit të besojnë në organizata dhe në individë apo edhe disa gazetarë të cilët nuk kanë etikë profesionale e njerëzore — Vedat Xhymshiti...
  • Developing Undercover Work at BIRN Summer School

    The fourth day of the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network Summer School programme continued with lectures on undercover operations and research, as well as tips for following paper trails in stories. Former FBI undercover operative Stephen Salmieri told the journalists participating in the Summer School that undercover investigative work is...
  • BIRN’s Journalism Summer School Opens in Slovenia

    ©Vedat Xhymshiti The journalists – from Serbia, Slovenia, Kosovo, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Albania, Bulgaria, Austria, Estonia, France and Romania – heard on the first day about investigative stories, methods of online research and the challenges of reporting on human trafficking. Vedat Xhymshiti | between THE frontlines Prof. David Leigh...