A lack of transparency has been the most common form of political influence in the education system.
Tired of the poorly functioning political system in the country, citizens in BiH have taken a role in solving the crisis.
The crisis in Ukraine might speed up the EU accession process for candidate countries in the region, bloggers and analysts say.
A loan from the IMF will help Albania undertake economic reforms. Also in business news: Turkey wants to increase its 20 percent stake in the Trans-Anatolia Gas Pipeline project to 30 percent by April.
Child beggars on the streets are a global phenomenon, but experts and NGOs in Southeast Europe are urging governments to take action.
Human rights' defenders support efforts to stop violence against women in Macedonia.