O Mediacentru - Saopštenja

Journalists from Bosnia-Herzegovina, Montenegro, Croatia and Serbia are invited to apply for a five-month education program specializing in investigative reporting on organized crime issues. The program is designed to be attended along with doing regular work in newsrooms. The organizers will cover participants’ expenses. The closing date for applications is 20 January 2007.
Transparency International BiH (TIBiH) gave Mediacentar Sarajevo its 2006 News Integrity Award for Bosnia-Herzegovina for setting up an online database and education of journalists who cover corruption.
Journalists and producers from Montenegro, Serbia, Croatia, and Bosnia-Herzegovina are very pleased to have learned from Pjer Žalica and acquired skills which they can apply in future work and in launching independent projects.
Eleven journalists from B&H media outlets learned about a way of searching for information, Request for Access to Information, and used all database search tools and engines.
The second workshop of the “Investigative Journalism Program: Stories on Organized Crime Issues” will cover investigative journalism ethics and database search. Workshop participants will work extensively on investigative stories. The workshop will be held on 5-8 December at Mediacentar Sarajevo. Journalists from B&H, Croatia, Serbia, and Montenegro will attend.