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#IJ4EU: Exposing fraud put Bulgaria, Romania journalists under threat

This September, a cross-border team of investigative journalists exposed massive fraud in European Union-funded projects in Bulgaria and Romania in what became known as the #GPGate scandal. The revelations shed light on alleged extensive corruption in the construction sector, but they also underscored the difficult press freedom situation in Bulgaria. The safety of the investigative […]

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A fost lansat un nou fond pentru sprijinirea jurnalismului de investigație al UE

English. Astăzi, este lansat de Institutul Internațional de Presă (IIP) și de Centrul European pentru Presă și Libertatea Presei (CEPLP) un fond de până la 450.000 EUR pentru susținerea jurnalismului de investigație transfrontalieră în Uniunea Europeană. http://www.ij4eu.net/ Fondul „Jurnalism de investigație pentru Europa” (# IJ4EU) este destinat încurajării și consolidării colaborării dintre jurnaliștii și camerele […]

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Study: criminal defamation unduly limits media freedom

Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Representative on Freedom of the Media Dunja Mijatović today released a comparative study “Defamation and Insult Laws in the OSCE Region” finding that criminal law remains an instrument to excessively limit media freedom. Commissioned by the representative and conducted by International Press Institute (IPI) Director of Press […]

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South East Europe Media Forum opens in Bucharest

The South East Europe Media Organisation (SEEMO) is pleased to announce today’s opening of the IX South East Europe Media Forum (SEEMF), bringing together regional media CEOs, editors-in-chief, leading journalists, business professionals and governmental and NGO representatives to discuss the topic “Media in South East Europe – the Struggle for Success on the Web”. The […]

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