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

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

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 experts for the Monitoring Media Freedom Indicators and Report Writing of three annual reports on EU recommendations on media freedom, freedom of expression and safety of journalists in Albania.

“Strengthening Media Freedom, Professionalism and Journalists’ Safety in Albania” project aims to build the capacities through training and mentoring of local media and journalists to monitor Albania’s progress in relation to media freedom and flag freedom of expression violations and other issues related to the overall safety of journalists.

The project contributes through to reinforce the codes of conduct of local media, its accuracy, impartiality and responsibility in reporting and standards of internal governance, but also builds strategic partnerships and promotes the protection of labor rights of media workers, aiming to create a free and safe environment for journalists, where qualitative investigative reporting thrives without any form of (self) censorship, in the benefit of citizens and their aspirations for EU integration.

This project is implemented by the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network in Albania (BIRN Albania), in partnership with SCiDEV and Qendra Faktoje, with the financial support of the European Union.

Application Procedure:

To apply for the calls, the expert is expected to submit a proposal, including:

  • Letter of Interest, summarizing previous relevant experiences with this call;
  • Technical proposal, including a summary of steps / approaches to be implemented for the successful fulfillment of the assignment (max. 2 pages);
  • Financial offer for working days in Euro. The service provider should submit a Financial Offer as described in Annex A;
  • CV of the expert/s;
  • The contacts of two possible references.

Deadline for applications is 28 June 2024. All applications should be sent by email to the following address: office.albania@birn.eu.com and info@scidevcenter.org, indicating in the subject of the email, the title of the TORs.

For detailed information, please read the following documents:

  • To access Terms of References please click here.
  • To access the Financial Offer Template please click here.
  • To access the List of documents to be completed after the selection phase, please click here.