Status:Ongoing Thematic area:Independent and social media platforms Country:Montenegro Year approved:2020
Media Sustainability in the COVID-19 Era
- Name of organisation / initiative supported: Daily and Portal “Vijesti”
- Start date: 15 July 2020
- End date: 21 January 2022
Vijesti is a daily newspaper and an online news portal, considered as the most important independent media in the country. They report objectively and professionally on a number of topics of high public interest. Since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, Vijesti has recorded a significant increase in readership at a time of diminishing revenues and severe financial losses. EED grant is helping to cover part of their basic costs and will help improve the digital edition of the portal.