In-house

Debate: Defamation – Noose for the Freedom of Expression

[caption id="attachment_990" align="aligncenter" width="620"] Photo taken at the debate organized for the 1st Quarterly Report[/caption] Under the auspices of the USAID Project for Media Legal Reform and Responsibl...

Government uses Changes in Legislation to Gain More Control over Spending of Public Finances in the Media Sector

The Media Development Center (MDC) believes that the changes and supplements to the Law on Audio and Audiovisual Media Services (LAAVMS), adopted in the 12th Session of the Assembly of the Republic of Macedonia of Sep...

Debate: Defamation – Harnessing the Press?

The Media Development Center (MDC), under the auspices of USAID Project for Media Legal Reform and Responsible Media, on July 11, 2014 (Friday), at the „Ambassador“ Room of Best Western Tourist Hotel in Skopje, at 11:...

Opaque Procedure to Change of Law on Audio and Audiovisual Media Services

The Media Development Center (MDC) finds the latest Draft-Law to supplement and amend the Law on Audio and Audiovisual Media Services (LAAMS), proposed by the Government, is yet another attempt, in an opaque and urgen...

Announcement: Commemorative Event for Roberto Beličanec

To commemorate the first anniversary of the death of Roberto Beličanec, a public commemorative event will be organized on Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at 19:30 hours, at the GEM Club in Skopje. The event, under the mot...

New attempt against the freedom of information

The Media Development Center (MDC) believes that the latest case of unauthorized confiscation of journalistic materials and order to erase the recorded video footage and photographs that the journalists Saška Cvet...

Law on Audio and Audiovisual Media Services makes forays into the editorial policies of the media

The Media Development Center (MDC) believes that the Law on Audio and Audiovisual Media Services (LAMS) makes serious forays into the independent editorial policies of broadcasting organizations in the Republic of...