Border Crossing Journalism
Europe and the pandemic
The team behind euro|topics launched a new corona podcast! In the first episode, euro|topics correspondent Alex Gröblacher explains how Romania's health system is coping with the pandemic.
online kitchen talk - 7 May
Media in times of Covid-19: A crisis of trust?
While there is an unprecedented demand for independent news, we have also seen a increase in fake news, disinformation and conspiracy theories. This has opened up a new debate on public trust in the media.
Media Navigator toolkit now in 6 languages
Our Media Navigator toolkit (previously only available in Russian) has been translated in 6 languages: Armenian, Belarusian, Georgian, Kazakh and Ukrainian.
online kitchen talk - 23 April
Lockdown for independent media? The corona crisis in Hungary, Belarus & Russia
The corona crisis offers authoritarian leaders the perfect toolkit to further restrict media and press freedom. Emergency legislation is used to justify power grabs and attacks on the media.