Due Date: 23.9 2018. Competition will showcase the three best journalistic pieces on TV, in print or online media in Kosovo that highlight abuses of the rights of minority communities, women’s rights and LGBT rights. The initiative is intended to boost the coverage of human rights issues and the work of the Ombudsperson, and help to set new standards for media reporting.
Winning stories will be accompanied by a monetary prize: 1st prize EUR 800, 2nd prize EUR 600 euros, 3rd prize EUR 400.
Stories must have been published, aired or broadcast in Kosovo media during the period of 1 November 2017 to 30 August 2018. Applications from qualified female and male candidates from all religious, ethnic and social backgrounds are strongly encouraged. Gender balance will be taken into account during the selection process.
Hosted by the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network Kosovo, in cooperation with The Advocacy Center for Democratic Culture.