Time capsule: The evolution of the BNMF
At the intersection of innovation and numerous social challenges in the WB region, BRAVE NEW MEDIA FORUM empowers young media makers to advocate for change in the societies. Gathering voices from 25+ countries, we explore pressing issues, celebrate diversity, and build bridges in the digital age, fostering a future where youth lead the media narrative.
Tracing back through time, the BNMF was evolving as a dynamic platform. Since its inception in 2017, it had been uniting young content creators, media professionals, and enthusiasts from all corners of the globe. Having its roots in Belgrade, Serbia, and later transitioning to the virtual space during the pandemic, BNMF had been consistently addressing pressing challenges and nurturing influential discussions in the media domain.
DW Akademie, Deutsche Welle’s Center for International Media Development, is a beacon of journalism training and knowledge transfer. Committed to strengthening the human right to freedom of expression and ensuring unfettered access to information, DW Akademie empowers people around the world to make independent decisions based on reliable facts and constructive dialogue. As a strategic partner of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, and with support from the German Foreign Office and the European Union, DW Academy actively contributes to media development in some 60 developing and emerging countries.
The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) takes a comprehensive approach to security, encompassing politico-military, economic, environmental, and human aspects. Addressing a wide range of security-related concerns, the OSCE works towards arms control, confidence- and security-building measures, the protection of human rights, democratization, and the promotion of economic and environmental activities. In Serbia, the OSCE Mission works with government institutions, civil society, and the media to build, independent, accountable and effective democratic institutions.