Speakers

Marija Babić

Researcher & Lawyer, Independent Journalists' Association of Serbia

Marija Babic, born in 1987 in Belgrade. Since 2016, she has been engaged in IJAS as a researcher on the project Western Balkans Regional Platform for advocating media freedom and journalists’ safety, and as a legal advisor. She is the author of three studies on media freedom and journalists’ safety (Indicators for the level of media freedom and journalists’ safety 2016 2017 and 2018), publications Media and Police in the Western Balkans (2017), and one of the authors of the Annual Chronicle of attacks and pressures on journalists issued by IJAS in the last three years. She is a member of the Permanent Working Group on raising the journalists' safety. She completed her internship for two years in the First Basic Court in Belgrade (from November 2013 to November 2015).