Announcement: Fact-Checking and Influence of New Technologies on Journalism

On behalf of the organizing committee, we have the honor to invite you to take part in the Twelfth International Conference e-Society.Mk which this year addresses the topic of Fact-Checking and Influence of New Technologies on Journalism. The conference will take place on January 31, 2017 in the “Holiday Inn” hotel in Skopje, Macedonia. Organized within the framework of USAID Project for Strengthening the Media in Macedonia, Media Fact-Checking Service component implemented by Metamorphosis,...


Meet-up for preparation of the e-Society conference took place

On 27 December 2016, NetSquared Balkans (Metamorphosis Foundation) organized the first meet-up “Influence of Technologies in Journalism”, dedicated to NGO representatives and journalists as well. This meet-up had the aim to present all of the topics announced for the 12th e-Society conference, which is going to take place in January 2017 and is organized by Metamorphosis Foundation, and to review all possibilities for adding necessary topics or workshops that were proposed by the ...


Upcoming meet up: “Influence of Technologies in Journalism”

On Tuesday (27.12.2016), at premises of Metamorphosis Foundation starting at 15:00, NetSquared Balkans (Metamorphosis Foundation) is organizing its first meetup “Influence of Technologies in Journalism”, dedicated to NGOs and journalists. This meet up will be a teaser for the 12th conference “E-Society”, which will be held in January 2017 and is organized by Metamorphosis Foundation. On this meet up will  be presented the following topics: – Tools for data analysis and ...


Ministry of Data meetup took place in Skopje

Two teams that will take part in the challenge will win tailored mentorship schemes and a prize of 2500 USD. Also, the best visualizations/analytics, mobile apps and other e-solutions that use spatial data will win an additional prize of 2500 USD.


Ministry of Data Meetup in Skopje

Ministry of Data in collaboration with Metamorphosis Foundation invite you on Ministry of Data meetup in Skopje, which will be held on 24.11.2016 starting from 5:00PM, at Cresha Bar! Click here to register your participation on the meetup. What is Ministry of Data? Ministry of Data is a regional app challenge that supports youth’s creative potential, open data and technology’s progress for inclusive management in the Western Balkans. If you have an idea how to transform our cities and ...


Panel discussion on OER within “Civic initiatives for changes in laws”

On November 15, at 11:00 AM, at the EU InfoCentre in Skopje, a panel discussion titled “Civic initiatives for changes in laws” took place. This panel discussion is part of the Citizens in Parliament project, implemented by Westminster Foundation for Democracy and the School of Journalism and Public Relations. The event saw the presentation of findings from research conducted by 11 organizations in various areas , as well as the “Manual on research and public policies document writing”, ...


Bringing students closer to technology resulted in creation of a mobile application

During this weekend (November 5th and 6th) the Metamorphosis Foundation, organized a two day Hackathon with high school students from Bitola and Kicevo. The Hackathon was part of the EU Code Week and continuation of the Code4MK event. The goal of this event was to spawn an opportunity for high school students who have never had the chance to create a mobile application and code, to learn how it’s done and how to implement the idea.   Participants of the Hackathon were able to build ...


Code4MK brought technology closer to the students

The Code4MK event that took place on 17 October 2016 in Bitola, on 18 October 2016 in Tetovo and on 19 October 2016 in Kichevo, had the goal to observe the EU Code Week and to bring technology closer to the students, i.e. to be able to practically implement what they have learned so far. This event was organized by the Metamorphosis Foundation, supported by Google. The students had the opportunity to create a website and to code in a step by step manner. In Bitola, the students from SOU Josip ...


Discussion on social media with well-known US journalists took place

The publishing speed is social media’s flaw, because the journalists are not always sure of what they publish, said John Cochran, a retired network television correspondent


Event announcement: Can the social media influence the US elections?

This event will begin with short presentation by the multiple award-winning journalists from the USA, Barbara and John Cochran, which will be followed by a discussion with the participants and active social media users from Macedonia