Final Evaluation of the UNDP Project: Youth Sleuth - Engaging Serbia’s Youth to Fight Corruption Through Investigative Journalism and Social Media
The planned project outcomes were fully achieved. All the envisaged project activities were realized in full. The candidates for the project were selected through open competition among students of journalism at the Faculty of Political Science University of Belgrade. The project included the selection of ten motivated and qualified young journalists, however only 9 made through the whole selection process and took part in the project. Young journalists were empowered to conduct research independently and to create reports about corruption for social and mainstream media. Through grants competition, 3 NGOs were selected to lead the journalists through the project and to provide internship opportunities for the selected journalists. Selected NGOs were well-known, reliable and specialized NGOs for fight against corruption.