Velina Barova

Editorial Coordinator

Velina Barova holds a Bachelor's degree in Journalism (Sofia University 'St. Kliment Ohridski', 2013) and has gained experience in radio journalism as a radio show host at the online student radio 'Reaction'. A participant in several international journalistic programs providing field work in Europe and Africa. Since December 2015 Velina has been a part of the BlueLink team as an editorial coordinator and an assistant editor of the e-magazine for journalism in public interest

In 2015 Velina completed the Master's program 'European South-East' of the Faculty of History at Sofia University. As a result of her interest in contemporary processes on the Balkans and the reasons behind them, she worked on a thesis regarding the UN's peacekeeping mission in Bosnia and Herzegovina during the war in the early 90s. To be more successful in her researches in the region, she also studies Serbian language.