BBC head office, London

The BBC and the UK Election

Effective public media is crucial at times of election. Trusted, impartial analysis and reporting is paramount to ensure that the public is armed with the knowledge it needs.

Big Ben UK

“Public Service Broadcasting: As Vital As Ever”

PMA welcomes the headline of the report of the UK House of Lords Select Committee on Communications published this week. Despite being a UK focused report, it has a worldwide resonance for public media.

Microphone reporting

PSM Weekly | 6 – 12 November

Our weekly round-up of public service media related stories and headlines from around the world.

PSM Weekly | 30 October – 5 November

Our weekly round-up of public service media related stories and headlines from around the world.

camcorder outdoor impunity

The silence against impunity must end

On the sixth International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists, the Public Media Alliance calls for greater protections for journalists and their fundamental role in holding power to account.

Cilla Benkö Sveriges Radio

Swedish Radio’s Director-General Cilla Benkö: Punishment for crimes against journalists must be harsher

The International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists on November 2 brings to the public’s attention crimes against journalists all over the world.

Devastation caused by Dorian

Hurricane Dorian: Its catastrophic destruction in Abaco & Grand Bahama

"We have never experienced such devastation as we did in Hurricane Dorian; it was awesome and awful!" ZNS General Manager, Kayleaser Deveaux-Isaacs, writes about the impact of Hurricane Dorian on the Bahamas and its national broadcasting station.

CPB

Pat Harrison named 2019 George Chaplin Fellow in Distinguished Journalism

PMA congratulates Corporation for Public Broadcasting CEO, Patricia Harrison, on being named the 2019 George Chaplin Fellow in Distinguished Journalism

Manx Radio

Securing a future for public media in the Isle of Man

Following a year of upheaval and political wrangling, PMA member Manx Radio, has finally secured a package from government that will enable it to plan and build for the future.

PSM Weekly | 23 October – 29 October 2019

Our weekly round-up of public service media related stories and headlines from around the world.