Albana Shala got re-elected as chair of UNESCO's IPDC. We asked her to reflect on the past two years and share her ambitions for the years to come.
Albana Shala elected to be chair of UNESCO's International Programme for the Development of Communication panel (IPDC).
Journalists working in the Caucasus fight a number of battles. Intimidation, ethnic tensions and lack of resources are just a few examples. Not to mention the recent outbursts of violence in nearby Ukraine.
"The poorest, newest and youngest country in Europe, Kosovo is still reeling from war and ethnic cleansing." Dedicated party people are putting the country back together.
During the first week of September, the Multimedia Education Centre in Tbilisi was buzzing with sounds and images from all over the Caucasus.
Balkan Investigative Reporting Network, supported by Free Press Unlimited, launched Kosovo’s first online news portal offering investigative journalism and quality analysis.