The overall goal of the projectis to contribute to the Euro-Atlantic integration of Montenegro, through increasing the quality, as well as, credibility of investigative journalism in the field of corruption and organized crime.

The purpose of the projectis to strengthen the capacities of local journalists, which would result in a more professional approach to the research process and more credible reporting in the field of corruption and organized crime. The project will include 10 journalists in the municipalities of Pljeva, Kotor, Ulcinj, Bijelo Polje and Bar. Their work will, in the end, be framed by research stories and articles on corruption and organized crime in 5 cities.


The specific goals of the projectare face-to-face consultations, multiple trainings, as well as the preparation of the Guide on Investigative Journalism at the local level and the final press conference.

unapredjenje praksi lokalnih medija

A detail from the first training organized by CEDEM at Hotel Aurel with journalists from 6 local media


Media project: "Improving Local Media Practices in the Fight against Corruption and Organized Crime" is realized with the financial support of the US Embassy in Montenegro through the Media Professionalization Program.