Marko Troshanovski

Marko Troshanovski is a President of a Macedonia based think tank, Institute for Democracy and runs public opinion research agency M-Prospect. He is also lecturing two courses in Public Opinion and Communication Theories at the School for Public Relations and Journalism in Skopje, Macedonia. His academic background is in Political


Gergana Kutseva

Gergana Kutseva is a PhD Candidate in Culture and Communications at Sofia University „St. Kliment Ohridski”. Her areas of interest are mediatization and its effects on the political culture, celebrity politics, politicotainment, tabloidization of media, etc. She is also a Media Researcher & Analyst at Media Democracy Foundation –

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Asen Velichkov

Asen Velichkov is the managing director of Media Development Center – a media development NGO, established in 1998 to to promote independent media and to foster capacity-building of the media in Bulgaria and beyond. In the last 3 years he has managed several projects, focused on Roma (main minority in


Ana Alibegova

Has completed her Master studies in Interdisciplinary Research and Studies on Eastern Europe (MIREES) at the Faculty of Political Science “Roberto Ruffilli” at University of Bologna, successfully defending her Master thesis titled “Strangers at Home: Identity and Political Integration of the Others in Post-conflict Bosnia and Herzegovina”. She has also


Shemsedin Iljaz

Has completed his Master studies at the TEMPUS programme in International Relations and Human Rights, receiving a joint degree by State University of Tetovo and Ss. Cyril and Methodius University – Skopje. He has successfully defended his Master thesis titled “Ohrid Framework Agreement – the Use of Languages in Republic


Tamara Miletic

Tamara is completing her MSc in International Policy and Diplomacy at the Italian University of Padua, Faculty of Political Science. She has obtained a Bachelor degree in International Relations and Human Rights at the same faculty and has immense experience in the area of regional cooperation and youth activism. Moreover,


Ana Zuzic

Ana Zuzic is specialist in Human Resources and Knowledge Society (univ.spec.oec.) Since March 2014 she has worked as a Director of Director of Project box Ltd. – Business Counseling where she is focused on development and management of daily operations, participation in company’s strategic planning, organizing business processes, management of


Eleni (Boralda) Manellari

Eleni (Boralda) Manellari is a student at Panteion University,  Athens, Greece, at the Faculty of Communication, Media and Culture. She has recently done an exchange semester at Roma Tre University in Rome Italy , at the Faculty of Educational Science. Eleni has experience working and intering in few Greek media


Sanja Cerlenica

Sanja Cerlenica is a Master of Arts in Journalism (Political Communication) obtained from the Faculty of Political Science in Zagreb in June 2014. She works for a non-profit organisation called Metamedia located in Pula, Croatia. The organisation is focused on the development of youth culture in the field of new

Georgios Tsakouridis

Education: BA (Hons) Mediterranean Studies in Linguistics (1st class honours) University of the Aegean, Rhodes, Greece Languages:Greek (Native speaker), English and Turkish (Fluent), German, Japanese and Russian (Conversational Achievement: and Published a novel named “Four Quarters” (written in Greek) Translated from English to Greek and published a Chess Manual Book