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Today is the International Fact-Checking Day

Today, the Metamorphosis Foundation (metamorphosis.org.mk) for the fourth time celebrates 2 April, the International Fact-Checking Day in cooperation with the International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN), which includes about 80 organizations from around the world. Through its portal about public accountability and transparency Truthmeter (truthmeter.mk), Metamorphosis has been a certified member of IFCN since 2019, participating in all network activities. Given the global emergence of ...

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Anti-Disinformation Network for the Balkans (ADN-Balkans) formed, advocating cross-border cooperation

Nine organizations from five Balkan countries have marked April 2, the International Fact-Checking Day 2020 by announcing the inception of the Anti-Disinformation Network for the Balkans (ADN-Balkans). ADN-Balkans serves as the basis of a cooperation between civil society organizations, media outlets, educational isntitutions and all other relevant stakeholders with a goal of forming a wide front on countering disinformation through affirmation of the highest standards of fact-checking and all ...

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Quality online education using Open Educational Resources

The Open Educational Resources team within the Metamorphosis Foundation in Skopje calls on all teachers, teaching staff, and professional services in the schools to work together in solidarity and action. Quality education for all students must not be neglected in the circumstances we are in today. By using and sharing our educational resources (lessons, exercises, presentations, etc.), we ensure that all students receive free and quality education – regardless of their place of residence,...

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Increasing Civic Engagement in the Digital Agenda – ICEDA

Implementing Partners: Metamorphosis Foundation (North Macedonia), e-Governance Academy (Estonia), CRTA – Center for Research, Transparency, and Accountability (Serbia), NGO 35mm (Montenegro), Open Data Kosovo (Kosovo) and Lëvizja Mjaft (Albania).   Digital Agenda for Western Balkan: Digital Agenda is an initiative developed by the European Union, which has also been extended and adopted for 6 countries in the Western Balkan. It aims to ensure that citizens of the region can fully ...

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Activities with schools within the Open Educational Resources project continue online!

Following the recommendation of the Commission on Infectious Diseases at the Ministry of Health and the closing of all primary schools, the team implementing the “Open Educational Resources” project at the Metamorphosis Foundation began online-focused school-related activities with school teachers. We will closely monitor the situation and recommendations from the relevant institutions, and as soon as safe conditions for conducting trainings and presentations are provided, OER ...

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Open Educational Resources as a solution to problems with classical textbooks

Open educational resources are any materials used in the teaching process that are open, free, and available for use. The Metamorphosis Foundation is actively working in the field of Open Educational Resources (OER) and is committed to disseminating knowledge through innovative use of information technology.

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The fourth wave of measuring the openness of executive and legislative power is underway

Within ACTION SEE – Accountability, Technology and Institutional Openness Network in South-East Europe and through the project Using New Media to Promote Government Transparency funded by the National Endowment for Democracy, the fourth wave of measuring the openness of executive and legislative power, through the Openness Index, has been launched in four countries from the region (Bosnia and Herzegovina, North Macedonia, Serbia and Montenegro). The Openness Index is a composite indicator ...

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Open Educational Resources in the sector working group on Education, Employment and Social Policy

On 20 November, at 11:00 am, at the Holiday Inn Hotel in Skopje, a consultation was held between the state institutions and the civil society on the topic of “Enhancing Structured Dialogue between Institutions and the Civil Sector in the EU Accession Process”. At the event, representatives of the Metamorphosis Foundation participated in the working group on Education, Employment and Social Policy. The event emphasized the importance of structural dialogue between state institutions ...

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“Meta”, “Portalb” and “Truthmeter” winners of the 2019 Roberto Beličanec Award

Meta News Agency, the Albanian-language portal – Portalb and the tool for enhancing accountability “Truthmeter”, as media outlets of the Foundation Metamorphosis, won the award for Media Promoter of Journalism as Public Good – “Roberto Beličanec” for 2019. The award is given by the Independent Union of Journalists and Media Workers, in partnership with the Macedonian Institute for Media, the Institute of Communication Studies and the Media Diversity Institute from London as part of ...

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Almost a quarter of the headlines in the media were negative towards the Prespa Agreement

During signing and implementation of the Prespa Agreement between Skopje and Athens, the media in North Macedonia (both in Macedonian and Albanian language) did not significantly deviate from professional reporting on the details of the process. This conclusion derives from the analysis of 1760 headlines of Macedonian and 673 headlines from 20 Albanian media in the country, structured by media type (internet, print and television) as well as by language of publication. Authors: T. Blazevski and ...

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