Public benefit organisation
00-031 Warsaw, Szpitalna 5/5 street,
tel. 828 91 28 w. 141, 826 35 98, fax 828 91 29,

Polski | English  


The Polish-Czech-Slovak Solidarity Foundation is member of the Zagranica (Abroad) Working Group -  



First study visit “Free Word Technique 10”

On the 29th of May first study visit began within the framework of the 10th edition of  “Free Word Technique” Program financed by the National Endowment for Democracy and the British Embassies in Warsaw (Poland) and Yerevan (Armenia) and implemented by the Polish–Czech–Slovak Solidarity Foundation. The goal of the program is providing desktop publishing skills for members of independent, democratic organizations from Russia, Ukraine, Belarus and Moldova.

The participants represented The Publishing Centre "Pater Noster" from Zhlobin (Belarus), “Fresh Newspaper” from Minsk (Belarus), Public association WISDOM (Women in Sustainable Development of Moldova) and “Center for Civic Journalism from Republic of Moldova” from Kishiniev, Kaliningrad Regional Youth Social Organization “Tsunami” (Russia) and Sevastopol Trade Union of Journalists “Reporter” (Ukraine).

They participated in a computer training and meetings with Polish non-governmental organizations (School for Leaders Association, Foundation of Ecological Education and Klon/Jawor Association) and Polish journalists: Ms. Agnieszka Romaszewska from Polish Television TVP1 and Mr. Jerzy Marek Nowakowski from “Wprost” Magazine. Moreover, they participated in lectures: “Media in Poland” by Ms. Izabela Kraj – journalist of daily newspaper “Rzeczpospolita”, “Political situation in Poland” by Mr. Łukasz Abgarowicz, “Media in Poland” by Mr. Jan Domaniewski – journalist of daily newspaper “Fakt” and “Protection of journalists’ rights” by Ms. Krystyna Mokrosińska - President  of Polish Journalists’ Association.

The trainees had a meeting with the Program Council that decided to donate the computer equipment to three organizations.

Print this...


News Archive...

About the Foundation
History of Polish-Czech-Slovak Solidarity
Information about Foundation programs
What's going on? - Current Activities
Our donors
How to find us?

Developing Independent Media Skills in Eurasia
The fourteenth edition of the "Independent media" program is planned for this year. Nearly 26 journalists from Belarus, Moldova, Russia and Ukraine will be invited to Poland. During study visits, they will have an opportunity to visit the editorial offices of newspapers and magazines, radio and TV stations, internet portals and information agencies. They will acquaint themselves with the work and experiences of their Polish colleagues. The study visits will be tailored to the professions and specializations of the guests.
Biuletyn SPCzS