Call for Expert/s: Monitoring Media Freedom Indicators and Report Writing of Three Annual Reports

Within the framework of the project “Strengthening Media Freedom, Professionalism and Journalists’ Safety in Albania”, BIRN Albania and SCiDEV are looking for an expert/group of...

Roundtable discussion on “Strengthening Journalistic Safety through Engaged Stakeholder Collaboration”

To mark the International Press Freedom Day 2024, SCiDEV hosted the roundtable discussion on “Strengthening Journalistic Safety through Engaged Stakeholder Collaboration" on 17th May 2024...

Media Landscape Brief – May 2024

As part of its work portfolio in promoting media freedom and journalists' safety in Albania, SCiDEV is launching its monthly Media Landscape Brief, prepared in...

The National Digital Rights Festival – 24 May, Tirana

The National Digital Rights Festival brought together 15 new ambassadors of digital rights and cybersecurity in Tirana to discuss with senior representatives of independent institutions...

The National Digital Rights Festival – 24 May, Tirana, Albania

The National Digital Rights Festival took us throughout Albania – Vlora/Fier, Shkodra, Pogradec and Tirana – with the aim of empowering civil society organizations and...

SCiDEV marks International Press Freedom Day 2024

Albania ranks last in the region and EU in World Press Freedom Index with a media ecosystem characterized by a symbiotic relationship between powerful economic...

The limited recount of cyberattacking media freedom

We consider this piece to be a limited recount of the cyber-attack towards Citizens Channel, as the situation is still evolving, technical investigations are still...

SCiDEV statement regarding the special parliamentary committee on disinformation

Socialist Party MPs request for a special committee on disinformation On 28th March 2024, seven MPs from Albania's Socialist Party (SP), in power since 2013,...

SCiDEV calls for collective commitment towards an enabling environment for independent and quality journalism

On April 3, Tirana, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) and the Forum on Information & Democracy, in partnership with the Albanian Media Council, organized the conference...

Call for Experts 

Within the framework of the project "Breaking Moulds - Shaping the Future", SCiDEV is launching a call for experts: 1) Expert for Survey Design and...

SCiDEV Organizes Multi Stakeholder Discussion on Journalistic Safety

To mark the Month of Civic Engagement for EU Integration, SCiDEV hosted a multi stakeholder discussion on “Advancing Safety of Journalists and Media Freedom in...

Commemorating 33 years of Albania’s democratic journey, our diverse panel discussed critical challenges in a shrinking civic space

Commemorating 33 years of Albania’s transition to democracy, a diverse panel convened by #SCiDEV to discuss the significant challenges faced in the country’s current civic...

The Regional Youth Mobility Leadership Programme for the youth from Albania, North Macedonia and Serbia has started

Last weekend, a two-day event was held in Public Room in Skopje, which marked the beginning of the Regional Youth Mobility Leadership Programme (RYLMP) from...

“Inclusive Digital Transformation in Higher Education” workshop in Belgrade

The “Inclusive Digital Transformation in Higher Education” workshop in Belgrade brought together partners from academia, civil society, and the public sector to exchange experiences regarding...

SCiDEV mentors media outlets on the Journalism Trust Initiative

SCiDEV is implementing a pilot initiative (Jan - April 2024) to mentor media outlets from Central and Eastern Europe on the Journalism Trust Initiative, an...

CSF 2023 Road to Tirana, SCiDEV’s Contribution

In the framework of the 2023 Tirana Civil Society and Think Tank Forum, SCiDEV led the thematic Working Group (TWG): “Advancing Inclusive Regional Mobility and...

STEMspressoxMuc: Celebrating women in STEM

The final event of #STEMspressoXmuc “Increasing representation of women in STEM and countering gender stereotyping in Albania" and marking the International Day of Women and...
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STEMSpresso

#STEMspresso is an express introduction to an exceptional woman in STEM and her work – consisting of monthly online/offline short meetings, where speakers share their research, careers, and work in STEM and on STEM.

Coorp.al

The Collaborative Offline/Online Research Platform aims to assist in the integration of the Albanian academic community into the international community of researchers; by facilitating networking opportunities and responding efficiently to calls for research projects in European programs and other funding schemes for Social Science Research in Albania.

National Youth Debate Programme

The National University Debate Programme is a project implemented by SCiDEV since 2019, aiming to promote critical thinking, research skills and civic engagement of students from public and private universities in Albania.  Learn more about this programme here.