The PRESSing Issues (TPI) is an Erasmus+ youth exchange co-funded by the European Union in co-operation with the U.S. Embassy Bratislava. The exchange will take place in Bratislava, Slovakia on October 14 - 20, 2018, and will bring together 24 participants from Croatia, Malta, Slovakia and Slovenia.
The aim of the youth exchange is to explore media production, investigate media consumption, analyse media bias, andunderstand the relationship between media, society and government.
Applicants must fill in this form and submit an essay to email@example.com. Further guidelines and information can be found in the applicants' information document above.
Questions may be submitted in the 'Comments' section below, or contact us via the contact information above.
1. Why would you like to participate in ‘The Pressing Issues’?2. How would you like to contribute to the activities and discussions held in the exchange?3. How do you think you can best represent your country in this exchange?
1. What are the strongest and weakest points of the media in your own country?
2. How would you defend journalism’s role against repeated accusations of fake news and bias?