*This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo Declaration of Independence.

Cooperation Projects Cooperation Projects
News and activities News and activities

Training on protection of whistle-blowers with lawyers and police officers

5 October 2021 Online

The EU/CoE Action “Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the Media in Kosovo*” (JUFREX2), in cooperation with the Bar Association, organised a two-day training seminar for lawyers and police officers on 29-30 September 2021. 28 lawyers and 11 police officers (18 men and 11 women) were trained and...

Read More

The role of the media regulatory authorities in the Western Balkans in the new media paradigms

14 September 2021 Budva

In order to discuss and exchange views on the role of the media regulatory authorities in the new media paradigms, a Regional Conference was organised with the participation of media regulatory authorities from the region. This Conference allowed regulators from the region to share their...

Read More

Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the media in Kosovo*: Training on protection and safety of journalists with lawyers and police officer

1-2 july 2021 Online

The EU/CoE action on Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the media in Kosovo* (JUFREX2) in cooperation with Bar Association organised a two-day training for lawyers and police officers on Protection and Safety of Journalists, from 01-02 July 2021. 21 lawyers and police officers (14 men and 7...

Read More

Training on Protection and Safety of Journalists for prosecutors and police officers

17-18 June 2021 Online

The EU/CoE action on Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the media in Kosovo* (JUFREX2) in cooperation with the Academy of Justice organised a two-day training for prosecutors and police officers on Protection and Safety of Journalists, from 17-18 June 2021. Thematic areas such as risks and...

Read More

Training webinar: dealing with misinformation and using publicly available sources while handling whistle-blowers reports

15-16 June 2021 Online

The EU/CoE action on Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the media in Kosovo* (JUFREX2) and Project against Economic Crime in Kosovo* (PECK III) organized a two-day training webinar on dealing with misinformation and using publicly available sources while handling whistle-blowers reports, on...

Read More

Two-day thematic training for judges on “Protection of whistle-blowers“

27-28 May 2021 Online

The EU/CoE action on Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the media in Kosovo* (JUFREX2) in cooperation with the Academy of Justice organised a two-day training for judges on Protection of whistle-blowers, on 27-28 May 2021. More than 70 judges from different courts and judicial institutions...

Read More

Training for lawyers on access to public documents and information & freedom of expression on internet

18-19 May 2021 Online

The EU/CoE action on Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the media in Kosovo* (JUFREX2) in cooperation with the Bar Association organised a two- day training for lawyers on access to public documents and information & freedom of expression on internet, on 18-19 May 2021. Thematic areas such as...

Read More

The Right to Freedom of Expression and protection of whistle-blowers

20 May 2021 Online

The EU/CoE action on Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the media in Kosovo* (JUFREX2) in cooperation with the Association of Journalists organised a one day training/lecture for law and journalism students “The Right to Freedom of Expression and protection of whistle-blowers” on 20 May 2021...

Read More

Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the media in Kosovo*

Ethical court reporting, with special focus on Kosovo* Specialist Chambers. The rights and responsibilities of journalists

5 May 2021 Strasbourg

The EU/CoE action on Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the media in Kosovo* (JUFREX2) in cooperation with the Association of Journalists of Kosovo* organised a training for media actors and other relevant stakeholders in ethical court reporting, on 28 April 2021. Around 30 journalists from...

Read More

Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the media in Kosovo*(JUFREX)

The thematic training on access to information and freedom of expression on internet for judges and prosecutors

9 April 2021 Pristina

The EU/CoE action on Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the media in Kosovo (JUFREX2) in cooperation with the Academy of Justice organised a two-day training for judges and prosecutors on access to information and the freedom of expression on internet, from 7 to 8 April 2021. 63 judges and...

Read More

Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the media in Kosovo*(JUFREX)

JUFREX: Second Steering Committee meeting organised on 31 March 2021

9 April 2021 Pristina

The EU/CoE action on Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the media (JUFREX) organised the Steering Committee meeting with the representatives of the partner institutions/organisations of the project, involved in the implementation of project activities on 31 March 2021. This is the second...

Read More

Two-day training on defamation with Lawyers- JUFREX Kosovo*

16-17 March 2021 Online

Around 30 lawyers from different municipalities benefitted from a 2-day training on “Defamation and Protection of Reputation” organised by EU/CoE Action on Freedom of Expression and the Media (JUFREX) in co-operation with the Kosovo Bar Association. Freeedom of Expression and freedom of the...

Read More

Freedom of Expression and its importance for democratic societies discussed with students in Pristina

26 February 2021 Pristina

The application of the right to freedom of expression in the everyday practice was in the focus of the (online) lecture with the law and journalism students in Pristina, organised with the support of the EU and Council of Europe joint action on Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the media...

Read More

Roundtable on protection and safety of journalists ‘‘Women journalists and risks to violence against women’’

9 December 2020 Strasbourg

The Council of Europe Office in Pristina, under framework of projects EU/CoE “Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the Media (JUFREX2)” and "Reinforcing the fight against violence against women and domestic violence - Phase II" organised a roundtable discussion addressing issues related to...

Read More

Freedom of Expression: the basic principles and conditions for limitation of FoE (JUFREX 2)

3 December 2020 Online

The EU-CoE action “Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the Media in Kosovo* - JUFREX 2” in cooperation with the Bar Association organised training for lawyers in the field of freedom of expression and the criteria for restricting this right, from 03-04 December 2020. For two days the CoE...

Read More

Whistleblowing and the media: The whistleblowers as source of information

26 November 2020 Online

On 26 November, the HF JUFREX “ Freedom of expression and freedom of the media in Kosovo* organised a training for journalists on whistleblowing and its importance for transparency. The event has been co-organised with the beneficiary organisation the Association of Journalists. Journalists from...

Read More

JUFREX: two day training for judges and prosecutors on defamation and protection of reputation

24 November 2020 Online

The EU-CoE JUFREX action in cooperation with the partner institution the Academy of Justice organised a two day training for judges and prosecutors on defamation and protection of reputation, on 24-25 November 2020. About 40 judges and prosecutors from different courts/prosecutions attended the...

Read More

Restricted Consultations roundtable on the Draft Regulation on Media Ownership and Concentration of Media Service Providers in Kosovo*

4 november 2020 Pristina

To discuss the process and related steps in improving the regulation framework concerning media ownership and concentration of Audio and Audio-visual Media Service Providers in Kosovo* a restricted round table took place online in Pristina on 04 November 2020. Organised under the EU and Council...

Read More

Improving the application of European standards in the field of freedom of expression and court reporting in Kosovo*

30 July 2020 Pristina

EU and Council of Europe are supporting media actors and institutions in Kosovo and building their capacities to improve the application of European standards in the field of freedom of expression. The first thematic training workshop for media actors and other relevant stakeholders on good...

Read More

Advancing protection of human rights and freedoms for the people of Kosovo*

13 February 2020 Pristina

More efficient justice system, enjoyment of equal rights for all the citizens and guaranteed freedom of expression and freedom of the media are of the utmost importance for the people of Kosovo, thus further reforms need to be undertaken to ensure these. This was underlined at today’s First...

Read More

"Everyone has the right to freedom of expression"

Art. 10 European Convention on Human Rights

 

 Search tool

Web Content Display Web Content Display
Web Content Display Web Content Display
Web Content Display Web Content Display
Web Content Display Web Content Display