Media in times of crisis: Problems piling up, solutions a long way of

The situation in the Montenegrin media landscape has been further aggravated by a health crisis and political and religious turmoil. According to international experts, media freedoms in Montenegro have been showing a downward trend, the coronavirus pandemic has significantly affected the sustainability of the media, and waves of disinformation have been surging one after the other.

The experts who participated in our research gave the situation in the media an average score of 2.2 on a 1-5 point scale.

These are the key findings of an analysis we have done with the support of the Balkan Trust for Democracy (BTD) and the Embassy of the Kingdom of Norway.

Analysis can be found here.

Darvin Murić

Editor in chief