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Two board members of the Balkan Network of Science Journalists selected for “Struggle With Politics” project of the World Conference of Science Journalists 2019

Science policy is one of the most under-reported areas in science journalism. “Struggle With Politics” project wants to change that by pairing journalists with politically active scientists. From June 2018 through May 2019, six journalists from six nations will follow six scientists who … Continue reading

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Croatia’s science writers join the World Federation of Science Journalists

Croatia’s new association of science writers has joined the World Federation of Science Journalists, WFSJ, becoming its 59th full member. The WFSJ is a not-for-profit, non-governmental organisation, representing science journalists’ associations globally. The Federation encourages strong, critical coverage of issues in science … Continue reading

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First science journalists from the Balkans, App-only news outlet among 2018 EurekAlert! Fellows

For the first time, journalists from the Balkans and a WeChat-only news outlet have been awarded the 2018 EurekAlert! Fellowships for International Science Reporters, says EurekAlert!’s press release. The journalism fellowship program, now in its 14th year, funds early-career science … Continue reading

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Croatia gets its new science writers association

Science journalists in Croatia have established a new association of science writers today in Zagreb, Croatia. The group is hosted as an official branch of Croatian Journalists’ Association (HND). The group elected its president, Ivan Fischer, an editor at Jutarnji … Continue reading

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Science journalism workshop in Ljubljana, Slovenia, with Deborah Blum, Pulitzer Prize winner on 27-29 November

Three days of events dedicated to science communication, specifically, science journalism skills, are taking place in Slovenia’s capital Ljubljana this November, 27-29th. The workshops will be in English and take place at the Museum of recent history (Cekinov grad), Celovška … Continue reading

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Alpine bid – with a Balkan flavour – chosen to host the next World Conference of Science Journalists

The city of Lausanne was chosen to host the 11th World Conference of Science Journalists, which will have two programmes designed specifically for science journalists in the Balkans. The conference will be held from 1 to 5 July 2019 at … Continue reading

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Apply now for an early-career Balkan science reporting fellowship: deadline is 15 November 2017

The fellowship allows you to cover the latest research and network with peers from around the world at the AAAS Annual Meeting – one the main and biggest meetings of scientists and science journalists. It includes a free trip to … Continue reading

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