Tag: media

What the LGBTIQ Community Thinks about Bosnian and Herzegovinian Media Coverage

Between September and November 2019, Mediacentar Sarajevo conducted a mini-survey on media coverage of LGBTIQ topics in Bosnia and Herzegovina and than asked LGBTIQ community members what they thought of media content related to the first Pride Parade in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Read the Lidija Pisker’s article from media.ba below. Between September and November this … Continued

The cooperation between the Sarajevo Open Centre and the online news portal is contributing to the better understanding of LGBT rights

Sarajevo Open Centre is in the second year of the realization of the Matra program sponsored by the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Bosnia and Herzegovina, which aims to increase the amount of professional reporting on the rights of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans* and intersex (LGBTI) individuals and their rights. The … Continued

Kiss and Let Other Kiss

A panel discussion on homophobia in the media was held yesterday at the Mediacenter Sarajevo as a part of the program on the International day against homophobia and transphobia (IDAHOT). The discussion was a part of the USAID project “Strengthening independent media”. A map of the recorded instances of violence against LGBT persons in Bosnia … Continued

Press conference: Transexuality in media – Better understanding, professional reporting

Invitation to the journalist to the eighth press conference on LGBT topics Transexuality in media Better understanding, professional reporting     November 22 2013, Sarajevo, 1 p.m. Meeting point, Hamdije Kreševljakovića 13 Sarajevo Open Centre and Internews invite all journalist to the eighth info session about LGBT topics, which will take place in Sarajevo, on Friday, November … Continued