CIN Shortlisted for Thomson Foundation Young Journalist Award Ispis E-mail
Srijeda, 20 Septembar 2017 23:52

By The Center for Investigative Reporting

Nino Bilajac from the Center for Investigative Reporting in Sarajevo (CIN) has been shortlisted for the Thomson Foundation Young Journalist FPA Award.

On the shortlist are just ten reporters who have been chosen from 236 applicants from 60 different countries. Three finalists will be chosen to come to London for the gala awards ceremony in November, where the overall winner will be announced.

Along with the CIN reporter journalists from Ukraine, Nigeria, Ghana, Syria, Pakistan, Kenya, Sri Lanka and India are on the shortlist.

During the past year, Bilajac has put under the spotlight the spending and hiring at the Zenica-Doboj Canton Health Care Fund and focused on the legislators and aides at the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina’s Parliament.