5 Nov

Belarus in Focus 2014 is now accepting articles!

Belarus in Focus 2014 is the fourth edition of an annual competition for journalists and others who have published about Belarus in media outside Belarus in 2014.

30 Jun

“It's not worth blaming journalists about the fact that in the West, Belarus is always associated with Lukashenko”

Discussion between two Belarus in Focus 2013 jury members, laureate Argemino Barro, and Belarusian journalists on why Belarus is overwhelmingly assoiated with the dictatorship in international media.

31 Mar

Comments from Chair of Judges' Panel

Comments from Chair of Judges’ Panel, Prof. David R. Marples

17 Mar

‘Belarus in Focus 2013’ Award Ceremony | Friday, March 28th 2014

The ‘Belarus in Focus 2013’ Award Ceremony will take place on Friday, March 28th 2014, 12.00-13.00 in Warsaw at Dom Dziennikarza, ul. Foksal 3/5. All are welcome!

12 Mar

'Our Glorious Past': Discussion on Belarus with Prof. David R.Marples | Thursday, March 27th

Prof. David R. Marples will present his latest book ‘Our Glorious Past’: Lukashenka’s Belarus and the Great Patriotic War’on Thursday, 27th March in Warsaw.

27 Feb

Articles reprinted in new Belarus politics blog

A series of articles from the ’Beginners’ category in the competition are being reprinted in a new blog about politics in Belarus, initiated by Prof. David R. Marples.

17 Feb

Winners of Belarus in Focus 2013

We are pleased to announce the winners of Belarus in Focus 2013!

10 Feb

Vote for your favourite articles!

Which competition articles do you like the most? Support the authors by ’liking’ their articles :)

6 Feb

Belarus in Focus 2013: interactive infographic

This year’s journalism competition received a total of 67 articles by 55 authors from 14 countries. Many thanks to all participants! Winners will be announced on February 17th, 2014.