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Journalists trained by IWPR produce news, analysis, and comment pieces on the issues that affect their countries and communities.

Global Voices

(Photo: Sanja Vrzic)
23 May 14
Amid the devastation, old animosities are forgotten as different communities come together, but floodwaters exhume another wartime legacy – landmines.
Briefly Noted
9 May 14
Defence team given an extra week to prepare after reporting computer operating glitches.
Nehrudin Cikaric helps a younger boy with maths at the Day Care Centre for vulnerable children. (Photo: Una Čilić)
2 May 14
Discrimination, poverty and community issues make it hard for young people from Roma community to get on.
Briefly Noted
1 May 14
Legal team argue that preparations have been delayed by glitches in new computer system.
Bosnian hip-hop artist Adnana “Frenkie“ Hamidovic (left) and the director of the film Ada Sokolovic. (Photo: Maja Nikolic)
29 Apr 14
Film follows a hip-hop artist and a peace activist as they explore concerns about nationalism.
Judge Alphons Orie. (Photo: ICTY)
Briefly Noted
17 Apr 14
Lawyers to begin presenting defence case next month.
Borislav Bogunovic, prosecution witness in the Goran Hadzic trial at the ICTY. (Photo: ICTY)
11 Apr 14
Former interior minister says there's a “possibility” his previous testimony was untrue.
Briefly Noted
11 Apr 14
Defence had asked for charges to be dropped under a procedure that is part of tribunal rules.
Young people sitting in a cafe during working hours. Some analysts accuse the young generation in Bosnia of wasting their time rather than being proactive in finding work. (Photo: Aida Halvadzija)
9 Apr 14
With unemployment among young people close to 60 per cent, even the best university education is no guarantee of a job.
Radovan Karadzic in the ICTY courtroom. (Photo: ICTY)
Briefly Noted
28 Mar 14
Defendant to summarise his case nearly five years after proceedings began at the Hague tribunal.


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Moslawi traditional band playing music from the 19th century. (Photo: IWPR)
Hugely popular event highlights city’s rehabilitation and recovery.