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HND says 280 journalists in non-profit media left without income

The termination of a Culture Ministry grant programme for non-profit media, which over the past three years has strengthened the third media sector, has left 280 journalists without any income on...

HND condemns death threats against journalists

The Croatian Journalists' Association (HND) on Friday condemned death threats and calls for violence against reporters, adding that it expected urgent official reaction from the relevant...

HRT says Lekovic's claims incorrect, ill-intentioned

Croatian Radio and Television (HRT) on Thursday issued a statement regarding claims made by Croatian Journalists Association (HND) president Sasa Lekovic at an August 9 presentation of a report of...

European Broadcasting Union urges Zagreb to protect HRT independence

The European Broadcasting Union (EBU), an international alliance of public service media, has urged the Croatian government to make sure that the national broadcaster (HRT) will maintain its...

Int'l organisations: Gov't interference in HRT's work main problem of media freedoms in Croatia

The report notes that the national parliament, led by the right-leaning Patriotic Coalition and the centrist Bridge party, after barely a month in office, replaced the then HRT director-general...

HND web portal to provide news in English

The Croatian Journalists' Association (HND) has launched its web protal in the English language, the HND stated on Saturday.

HND accuses committee of ignoring request for Novi List debate

The agenda of the committee's session, set for Friday, 10 June, does not include any topic about the sale of the Novi List newspaper, despite the fact that the HND filed a motion for this...

HND outraged by TV show attack against actor

The society notes that the report made in the show whose author is controversial  journalist Velimir Bujanec is actually a call for lynching of all who strongly oppose the imposition of...

Management rejects claims about worrying situation at HRT

The HRT management board said that the changes launched in the last two months were aimed at raising professional standards and financially stabilising the public broadcaster.

President booed during speech on freedom of media

"Freedom of the media is one of the most fundamental freedoms, one of the most fundamental human rights, and the foundation of every democratic society," Grabar-Kitarovic told the conference,...

Journalists protest against deteriorated media freedom

Protesters laid down their pens in front of the ministry under a banner with the UN human rights charter and the constitutional article guaranteeing freedom of the press, as a symbolic gesture to...

Journalists worried about large number of personnel changes at HRT

The Croatian Journalists' Association (HND) and Union of Croatian Journalists (SNH) on Monday expressed concern over the situation at the national broadcaster (HRT) where in less than two months...

OSCE says media freedoms in Croatia threatened

Croatia belongs to a group of countries where freedom of the media is threatened, which was confirmed at the annual meeting of the European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) being held in Sarajevo...

HND calls on relevant bodies to look into Novi List sale

According to the media, a foreign investment fund, namely a media group behind that fund, will enter the Novi List ownership structure, which is why the HND believes it is particularly important...

Rally held in Zagreb in support of satire, freedom of expression

The rally was organised by civil society organisations making up Platform 112, the Domino association, the Croatian Journalists Association (HND) and Croatian comedians.