1998 – Independent media in former Yugoslavia


Independent media in former Yugoslavia
represented by Veran Matic, Serbia, Senad Pecanin, Bosnia-Hercegovia and Victor Ivancic, Croatia, Veran Matic, Senad Pecanin and Victor Ivancic – and the media they work for have tirelessly carried on the struggle for free media, despite interference, harassment, and obstructions.

This was particulary important during the war when they stood for the independent dissemination of information of a type that was difficult to find in other media. At the same time they maintained a professionalism that was founded on relevance and timeliness.