Discussion: Media Transparency in Eastern Europe

Media experts, media managers and journalists as well as politicians gathered in Leipzig from 4 to 6 May to exchange experiences and opinions. Focus of a panel discussion on media transparency in Eastern Europe was the political and economic influences on the media in the region. Foto: © S-WOK/Thomas Pflaum 2015 more…


Governments online: Citizens’ Dialogue and Europe’s Values

80 leading PR experts of state institutions from 25 countries met in Sofia on 26th and 27th March at the invitation of the KAS Media Program South East Europe. more…


Romanians criticize communication of politicians

KAS Media Program South East Europe and the Center for Independent Journalism presented an opinion poll on media topics and a new monitoring of political reporting. more…



to the Media Program South East Europe of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung! On this page, you will find extensive information about our activities in the region. The goal of the Media Program is to strengthen the role of the media in the course of democratization and transformation - through advanced training, consultancy, dialog and network building.



July 6 - 8

E-lection Bridge

South East Europe

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June 4 - 6

Communicating Democracy

New Challenges for Political Parties

May 13

17th German-Bulgarian Media Table

Informal meeting with journalists and media experts

Apr. 23

Journalistic skills and values in democracy

Public conference and panel discussion


Summer School of Investigative Reporting 2015

Call for applications open

The call for applications for the Summer School of Investigative Reporting 2015 has started. The seminar will take place from 23 until 29 August in Durres, Albania. Host organisations are the Balkan Investigative Reporting [...] more…

KAS survey about influences on media is topic at EFJ annual meeting

The annual meeting of the European Journalism Federation (EFJ) took place on 1 and 2 June in Budva (Montenegro). more…

Discussion: Media Transparency in Eastern Europe

Christian Spahr, Head of the KAS Media Program South East Europe, discussed media transparency with Boris Bergant, adviser of the European Broadcasting Union, Maria Stoyanova from the Bulgarian Council for Electronic Media and [...] more…

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Media Program South East Europe

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1st floor, apt. 2
1504 Sofia
Phone +359 2 94249-71
Fax +359 2 94249-79

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