Media Ownership and Its Impact on Media Independence and Pluralism - the project, now published in book form, is an attempt to map ownership patterns and their effects on media pluralism and independence in the countries of South East Europe and EU member states from Central and Eastern Europe. The eighteen country reports and a regional overview are a result of the project organised by the South East European Network for Professionalisation of the Media (SEENPM). The project was conducted from July 2003 to June 2004 and was led by the Peace Institute in Ljubljana, itself a member of the SEENPM. [read more...]
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reporter Ilda Londo holds a B.A. in Political Sciences and Journalism
- Mass Communication. She is currently a Project Coordinator at the Albanian
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Country reporter Tarik Jusić is currently working
PhD Dissertation at the Institute of Journalism and Communication Science,
of Vienna, Austria. He is also the Executive Director of the Media Centar
Country reporter Velislava Stoyanova Popova holds a degree in
from Sofia University. She is currently employed as the Editor of the
"Media & Advertising"
section of the Capital weekly.
Country reporter Stjepan Malović holds a PhD of Communication
working as an Associate Professor at the Study of Journalism on Faculty
Sciences, Zagreb University. He is also Director of the International
Center for Education
of Journalists (ICEJ).
The Czech Republic
Country reporter Milan Šmíd holds a PhD in Philosophy /
Journalism from Charles University, Prague, where he is currently an
Assistant Professor at
the College of Social Sciences.
Country reporter Taivo Paju holds a MA in Journalism from the
Tartu, and is currently Editor in Chief at the management magazine, Director.
Country reporter Mihály Gálik holds a PhD in Economics from the
Academy of Science. He is currently the Head of Department of Media Economics
Country reporter Isuf Berisha is the Program Coordinator for
Rule of Law & Roma Program at the Kosova Foundation for Open Society.
Country reporter Anita Kehre holds degrees in Geography and Communication
Sciences from the University of Latvia. She is currently a freelance
consultant, President of
the Latvian Media Professionals Training Centre (NGO), and a university
Country reporter Ilza Nagle is currently working on a doctoral research project, "Media Ownership in Latvia," at the University of Oslo.
Country reporter Audrone Nugaraite is educated as a journalist
a PhD in Social Science, both obtained at Vilnius University, where she
is currently an Associate
Professor and the Director of the Institute of Journalism.
Country reporter Snežana Trpevska holds a MA in Communication
from the University of St. Cyril and Methodius. She is currently Head
of the Programme
and Audience Research department, with the Broadcasting Council of the
Country reporter Tamara Caraus holds a PhD in Philology from
of Bucharest, Romania. She is currently a Lecturer-Assistant at the National
Political and Administrative Studies.
Country reporter Mladen Zadrima holds a degree in Art History
the University of Belgrade, Serbia. From 2001-2003, he was a broadcast
advisor for the International
Exchange and Research Board (IREX).
Country reporter Beata Klimkiewicz holds a PhD from the Institute
Sciences, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland. Curently she is an
at the Institute of Journalism and Social Communication of the Jagiellonian
and a Jean Monnet Fellow at the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies
of the European
University Institute in Florence, Italy.
Country reporter Manuela Preoteasa holds a BA of Art in Journalism
Communication from the University of Journalism and Science of Communication,
Romania. She used to be a journalist for the Capital weekly, and is currently
with EurActic.com, as the Manager of the Romanian branch.
Country reporter Dragan Đoković holds a degree in Philosophy from
University of Belgrade, Serbia, and he did his postgraduate studies in
Communication and Media at Europe University Viadrina, Frankfurt (Oder),
He is currently a SEENPM Network Coordinator at the Media Center Belgrade.
Country reporter Gabriel Šipoš holds a MA in Transition Economics
the Central European University, Budapest, Hungary. He is currently the
Editor of the Slovak
Press Watch, an online daily newspaper monitoring the Slovak press for
ethics and professionalism.
He is also an economic analyst at Central European Institute for Economic
and Social Reforms, INEKO, Bratislava, Slovakia, an NGO promoting economic
Country reporter and co-author of the regional overview, Sandra
is an Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Social Sciences, University
of Ljubljana. She is
currently the President of the Slovenian Broadcasting Council, and a
research fellow at the
Peace Institute, Ljubljana.
Country reporter Lenart J. Kučić holds degrees in English & Literature
and in Journalism
from the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. He is currently the Editor
of the section on
information technologies in the daily Delo.
EDITOR AND CO-AUTHOR OF REGIONAL OVERVIEW Brankica
Petković is concluding her
MA in Sociology of Culture at the Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana.
She is currently
Head of the Media Policy Centre at the Peace Institute, Ljubljana, and
the Editor of the
Media Watch journal and book series.
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