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    Press Council in BiH Representatives at the 2017 AIPCE Assembly

    THE PRESS COUNCIL IN BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

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    THE 19th ASSEMBLY OF THE ALLIANCE OF INDEPENDENT PRESS COUNCILS OF EUROPE - AIPCE 2017

    October 11 - 13, Budapest, Hungary

    The 19th Assembly of the Alliance of Independent Press Councils of Europe - AIPCE 2017 (www.aipce.org) was held in Budapest, October 11 - 13. The host of the Assembly was the Editors’ Forum Budapest. The AIPCE Assembly takes place every year and it is hosted by one of its members.

    The Press Council in Bosnia and Herzegovina (www.vzs.ba), the self-regulatory body for the press and online media, is a full-fledged member of the Alliance of Independent Press Councils of Europe - AIPCE.

    VZS AIPCE 2017The representatives of the Press Council in BiH attending the assembly were Ms. Ljiljana Zurovac, Executive Director, Mr. Dario Novalic and Mr. Dejan Jazvic, chair and member of the Board of Directors of the Council.

    The agenda of the 19th Assembly included ethics issues in the media in view of events in Europe. The participants exchanged opinions and experiences on the following issues: fake news, Facebook in the service of journalism and the founding of new self-regulatory bodies in Europe. An exceptionally important component of the program was the presentation of all the Councils’ work reports, since the last session of the Assembly, as well as discussion on various, current topics for the current year.

    The attendance of the this year’s AIPCE assembly by the representatives of the Press Council in BiH was made possible by donors National Endowment for Democracy - NED, UNESCO/EC and the Civil Rights Defenders, as well as local sponsors Prevent BH, Bosnalijek, ASAauto and the Federal Ministry of Culture and Sport.

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