Medioslatinos - Clippings of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Clippings of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung e.V. Thu, 19 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 http://www.kas.de/wf/de/71.9034/ webfriend.de en Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung e.V. According to RSF investigative journalism faces serious obstacles in Bulgaria //www.kas.de/wf/en/221.1237/ <p> New report by media freedom watchdog says Bulgarian reporters can produce investigations more easily than ever – but not publish them – and condemns the failure to prosecute offenders for intimidating journalists </p> Thu, 19 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2018-07-19:clipping:1237 Radio Free Europa back in Romania and Bulgaria from December //www.kas.de/wf/en/221.1235/ <p> Due to information of Associated Press Radio Free Europe will resume its news services in Romania and Bulgaria in December. </p> Thu, 19 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2018-07-19:clipping:1235 Bulgaria: Strong position of Journalists' Union on new media law //www.kas.de/wf/en/221.1236/ <p> The Union of Bulgarian Journalists has called for protection of journalists' rights and free speech </p> Tue, 10 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2018-07-10:clipping:1236 Croatia: Journalist Marijo Skrinjar missing //www.kas.de/wf/en/221.1232/ <p> Croatian media have reported that Marijo Skrinjar, a journalist for local Zg-Magazin news site, has been missing for over a week after boarding a train from the town of Kutina to Zagreb. </p> Wed, 04 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2018-07-04:clipping:1232 Serbia: Police Claim Journalist Faked Own Kidnapping //www.kas.de/wf/en/221.1233/ <p> The prosecution is launching an investigation into whether Stefan Cvetkovic, a Serbian journalist who went missing for two days last week, faked his own kidnapping. </p> Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2018-06-19:clipping:1233 Reuters Institute: Croatia, Romania and Bulgaria with highly polarised media //www.kas.de/wf/en/221.1234/ <p> Media in Croatia, Romania and Bulgaria are highly diverse but suffer from polarisation, financial dependence on oligarchs and high levels of public mistrust, a survey by the Reuters Institute says. </p> Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2018-06-15:clipping:1234 Montenegro: Public TV chief fired despite protests //www.kas.de/wf/en/221.1231/ <p> Media associations and NGOs insist that the sacking of the public broadcaster’s director on Thursday was politically motivated to restore government control. </p> Thu, 07 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2018-06-07:clipping:1231 Montenegro: Protest against govt pressure on state TV //www.kas.de/wf/en/221.1230/ <p> Media associations say that the proposed dismissal of public broadcaster RTCG’s director and editorial team show a clear intent to influence the independence of the public broadcaster. </p> Thu, 07 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2018-06-07:clipping:1230 Montenegro: Police demand for information about crime reporters //www.kas.de/wf/en/221.1228/ <p> Montenegrin media unions have voiced great concern over a police demand for information about crime reporters, seeing it as a potential violation of their rights. </p> Mon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2018-05-14:clipping:1228 SEE conference with call for urgent action to protect journalists //www.kas.de/wf/en/221.1229/ <p> Over the past two days more than 160 participants, including media actors, governments and civil society organizations from across the South-Eastearn European region gathered in Struga to discuss the most pressing media freedom challenges and provide recommendations for the improvement of press freedom and the media environment in the region. The Minister of Information and Society, Damjan Mancevski, Minister without Portfolio in Charge of Communications, Accountability and Transparency, Robert Popovski, and Deputy Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs of Albania, Artemis Dralo, addressed the conference together with the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, Harlem Désir. Following the dramatic shooting of Olivera Lakić on 8 May in Montenegro, the participants adopted a Declaration calling on States to do more to protect the safety of journalists and media freedom in the region. </p> Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2018-05-11:clipping:1229