Nedim Dervisbegovic has worked as a multimedia producer for the Balkan Service of Prague-based Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) since 2009, responsible for online, multimedia, and social networks and has blogged and written articles for RFE/RL’s English page on Balkan politics and other topics.
Earlier, he worked for ten years as a Reuters’ senior correspondent from Bosnia, covering post-war political and economic recovery, sports and culture.
In between these two jobs, Nedim was the first editor in chief of RadioSarajevo.ba, an independent news and community portal and worked on a series of documentaries on Bosnia for the Al Jazeera network as a researcher and an assistant producer.
Nedim started his journalistic career in 1992 as a reporter for the first independent radio station in war-torn Sarajevo, before joining the UN refugee agency’s humanitarian operation.
In 1994, he moved to Italy to study media and politics at the American University in Rome. There he also worked as an intern for the Associated Press and APTV and as a freelance correspondent for the Italian daily La Voce Repubblicana.