Resources - Balkanmedia
Here we are presenting selected books, tools for journalists and working papers, covering topics about media in South East Europe.
The guide explores the use of digital methods to study false viral news, political memes, trolling practices and their social life online.
Publication | January 2018 | Public Data Lab & First Draft
Manual for investigative journalists
Book | November 2017 | CIN BiH
Publication on political communication trends
Book | October 2017 | KAS Media Program South East Europe
Report series on crises reporting
Reports | August 2017 | SEENPM
Media Clientelism Index assesses the situation in 6 countries of South East Europe
Report | March 2017 | Munir Podumljak
Comparison between funding and governing models of the public service media in the countries of South East Europe
Report | December 2016 | SEE Media Observatory
Study on the needs of online local media in Serbia and Croatia
Report | October 2016 | OSCE
The report is a regional overview of the recently conducted national research on the role of editors in six countries in the region.
Reports | November 2016 | SEENPM
Publication on political influences and business interests in B&H, Serbia and Montenegro
Report | June 2016 | CIMA
The report arises from a visit to Prishtina and covers a series of interviews and meetings with Kosovo media leaders.
Report | April 2016 | UNESCO-EJN Programme Building Trust in South East Europe and Turkey and Mission to Kosovo
The book contains guidelines for journalists in extraordinary or emergency situations.
Book | February 2015 | South East Europe Media Organisation (SEEMO)
The book offers results of a study on pressure from owners, politicians and advertisers on Bulgarian journalists and proposals for improvements in the Bulgarian media sector.
Book | November 2014 | KAS Media Program
The handbook is written for journalists who want to become self-employed and develop their own business model on the Internet.
Handbook | September 2014 | KAS Media Program
The principles were formulated within the "Journalistic Education" Task Force of the Media Program South East Europe of Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS).
Working Paper | July 2014 | KAS Media Program
The publication provides information on the democratic development of media systems in the countries of South East Europe.
Book | June 2014 | SEE Media Observatory
The toolkit is designed for journalists, bloggers and other information professionals who need to get access to information held by public bodies for their stories.
Handbook | June 2014 | Access Info Europe & n-ost
Experts from South East Europe, the Netherlands and Germany have formulated principles of conduct for press councils.
Working Paper | March 2014 | KAS Media Program & "Article 10 ECHR" Task Force
Paper by Dirk Voorhoof
Working Paper| February 2014 | European University Institute, Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies and Centre for Media Pluralism and Media Freedom
The report shows that soft censorship in Serbia is pervasive and translates state financial power through media subsidies and advertising placements into political pressures that influence media content.
Report | February 2014 | World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA) & Center for International Media Assistance (CIMA) in cooperation with the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network (BIRN)
The paper offers an analysis of media development in relation to international media assistance in the Republic of Macedonia.
Analysis | January 2014 | Analitika – Center for Social Research & CRPM - Center for Research and Policy Making, 2013
The paper draws a picture of the main trends in international assistance to Albanian media, focusing on strategies, approaches, and aims.
Working paper | January 2014 | Analitika – Center for Social Research & Albanian Media Institute (AMI)
This paper explores the development of independent media institutions in Serbia, from the mid-90s until today.
Working Paper | January 2014 | Analitika – Center for Social Research
The book introduces main findings of the research project "Minorities and Media in the Western Balkans", which analyzed national minority media and programs for
national minorities in four countries in the Western Balkan region. The project detects and describes the main problems in the operation of these media in relation to journalistic, social, political and financial challenges.
Book | June 2013 | Media Plan Institute
The publication covers main findings of research project on values of cultural diversity and intercultural communication in the Macedonian society.
Book | June 2013 | School of Journalism and Public Relations and the Institute for Communication Studies
The book examines the implementation of media accountability mechanisms created, operated and followed by media professionals on a voluntary basis.
Book | October 2013 | UNESCO
Media policy in Croatia has been evolving as a result of the transitional systemic changes that have deeply affected the character and functioning of the media and other communication processes.
Book | October 2013 | Hellenic Foundation for European & Foreign Policy
Assessment of the level of media freedom in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Report | 2012 | Press Council in Bosnia-Herzegovina
A guide for investigative Journalists in the Balkans.
Book | February 2012 | Sheila Coronel
The book includes selected contributions of the German language research about conditions, fundamentals and strategic concepts of political communication.
Book | October 2011 | KAS Media Program