Nidžara Ahmetašević is an independent researcher and journalist based in the Balkans. Her work is focused on human rights, migrations, media, propaganda, and the process of facing the past in post-conflict countries. Her work was published by The New Yorker, Al Jazeera English, The Guardian, The Observer, Balkan Insight, Kosovo2.0, The New Humanitarian, etc. Nidžara holds a Ph.D. from the University of Graz. In 2022, she was short-listed for the European Press Prize in the category Public Discourse. She has received AHDA Columbia University Fellowship, Chevening Scholarship, Ron Brown Fellowship for Young Professionals, UNICEF Keizo Obuchi Award, and Annanberg – Oxford Summer Media Policy Summer Institute Fellowship.