Crisis of confidence in Bulgarian media continues

Foundation Media Democracy (FMD) and Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) present survey and annual report 2014 on Bulgarian Media. more…


Every second journalist in Bulgaria bewails pressure from politics and economy

52 percent of Bulgarian journalists think that the people in power influence their media; only 40 percent deny this. A new study of the "Reporter" foundation and Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung suggests that political pressure has increased. more…


KAS starts new online platform on the media scene in South East Europe

The Media Program of Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) launched the new online platform "Balkanmedia" at this year’s South East Europe Media Forum (SEEMF) in Skopje on 17 October. more…



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Mar. 4

Media Monitoring

Trends in political journalism and the opinion of the Romanian public

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Previous events

Feb. 12 - 13

Conference and workshop: "The truth dies first"

Journalists in Conflict Zones

Feb. 3

Annual Report 2014:

Study on Bulgarian media

Jan. 20

16th German-Bulgarian Media Table

Informal meeting with journalists and media experts


Romanians criticize communication of politicians

KAS and the Center for Independent Journalism present an opinion poll on media topics and a new monitoring of political reporting. more…

South East Europe in new press freedom ranking: Croatia enhances its position, Moldova deteriorates

Spahr: "In many countries, media suffer from crisis of confidence"

According to the latest ranking by the non-governmental organisation "Reporters Without Borders" (RWB), South East Europe lacks progress in terms of media freedom. The best development in 2014 was identified in Croatia. The [...] more…

Interview: Scepticism in Bulgarian media continues

KAS expert Christian Spahr: "There is no true dialogue between media stakeholders"

The Media Program South East Europe of Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) presented its first representative opinion poll on confidence of the Bulgarians in the media in 2014. According to a new survey, the trust of Bulgarian [...] more…

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