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2008 API awarded the best „European reporters”..
The Association of Independent Press (API) from Republic of Moldova announced the results of the national Contest of articles/reportages on European topics - „European Reporter”, second edition. more
„European Reporters” discussed about the Czech Presidency over the EU..
Members of „European Reporter” journalists’ network, establlished by the Association of Independent Press (API), had a meeting with His Excellency Mr. Petr Kypr, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Czech Republic in Chisinau. more
„European Reporters” discussed the French Presidency over the EU..
On 12 December this year, members of the „European Reporter” journalists’ network, established by the Association of Independent Press (API), had a meeting with His Excellency Mr. Pierre Andrieu, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the French Republic in Chisinau, and His Excellency Cesare de Montis, Head of European Committee Delegation in Chisinau. more
Declaration of mass-media organizations with regard to the refusal of the Broadcasting Council to extend de jure the license issued to Pro TV Chisinau..
Nongovernmental media organizations express their concern with regard to the announcement made by the Broadcasting Council in accordance to which BCC (CCA) will not prolong the license issued to Pro TV Chisinau, this being put in contest. more
Journalists demand shorter response times to media queries..
Moldovan journalists seek the modification of the Access to Information Law in an effort to reduce to minimum the term of 15 days during which a public institution must respond to a request for information, Info-Prim Neo reports. more
Training for API trainers..
During 2-6 November this year, the Association of Independent Press (API) in partnership with the Dutch organization Free Voice organized a training course for print press trainers. more
Training for monitoring the public money..
11 representatives from 4 local independent newspapers, NGOs and Mayoralties from Rezina, Soroca, Ungheni and Cimişlia towns took part in the training course „Budgetary process and public procurement: procedures and mechanisms”, which had been recently unfolded at the Ministry of Labour. The training course was initiated and organized by API within the project „Call to account for public money!”. more
„European reporters” undertaking a press tour to Ungheni..
On 17 October this year, members of „European Reporter” journalists’ network, established by the Association of Independent Press (API), as well as other journalists interested in European issues went on a „press tour” to the House of Entrepreneurship with a busines -incubator, Center of Business Support and Free Economic Zone from Ungheni town. more
Statement of mass-media organizations regarding cases of journalists’ intimidation exerted by employees of state paramilitary structures..
Non-governmental media organizations express their protest in relation to the abusive and improper behaviour manifested by the employees of state paramilitary structures towards the journalists performing their job. more
The project „Call to account for public money!” has been launched..
The project was launched on October 7, being implemented by API in collaboration with independent newspapers, civil society and Mayoralties from Soroca, Rezina, Ungheni and Cimişlia towns. The goal of the project is to enhance local authorities’ responsibility towards citizens in the matter regarding the proper use of public money. more
Media-designers from R. Moldova take part in a graphic design and photo-journalism training course in Poland..
During the period 6-12 October this year, a group of 13 media-designers and photo-reporters from local and national newspapers, members of the Association of Independent Press (API), shall take part in a training course on graphic design and photo-journalism in Warsaw (Poland). more
The Public-Private Working Group for Strengthening Media..
The Public-Private Working Group (PPWG) for Strengthening Media in Moldova welcomes the legislative initiative of a draft law on transparency in government decision-making and recommends Government action on two additional proposed legal reforms that would create better conditions for the media sector. more
Anti-corruption legislation and strategies perceived by journalists..
On June 20 this year, the Association of Independent Press (API) organized the seminar „Anti-corruption legislation and strategies perceived by journalists” for 20 journalists from national and local press. more
THE CAMPAIGN „FORTUNE AT SIGHT”..
At the end of January this year, the anti-corruption supplement OBIECTIV, published by the Association of Independent Press (API) in collaboration with Anti-Corruption Alliance, launched the campaign „Fortune at sight”. more
Veaceslav Perunov is the new API President..
On Friday, April 4, 2008, the Annual General Assembly meeting of Members of the Association of Indeendent Press (API) took place. The meeting was attended by 17 out of 21 API-members. more
Monitoring elections from TAU Gagauzia..
During the period October 9 – December 17, 2006, the Association of Independent Press (API) from Republic of Moldova is monitoring mass-media all over the electoral period for the election of the bashkan of TAU Gagauz-Yeri within the project "Free and just elections for the Governor (Bashkan) of Gagauzia (Gagauz-Yeri)". more
Polish experts in Moldova..
During the period December 6-13 this year, several Polish media experts shall provide consulting on business development planning for five local independent newspapers, members of the Association of Independent Press (API). more