New EU Awards Offered for Stories in Turkey, Balkans

EU Awards for Investigative Journalism in Western Balkans and Turkey are a new award for work in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Turkey. Each prize includes 3,000-5,000 euros. For "investigative stories contributing to transparency and reporting on societal issues related to abuse of power and fundamental rights, corruption and organised crime that otherwise would not have been brought to the public's attention." Deadline: April 23.

Source: SEE Media Observatory

Posted on: April 11, 2015

New CRS Reports

The respected, nonpartisan U.S. Congressional Research Service has released a host of new and updated reports. Among them: Russia sanctions, the health of bees, US-EU ties, and human trafficking in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Source: Federation of American Scientists

Posted on: February 14, 2015