Hong Kong RTHK

Hong Kong: National security law takes its toll

With the deployment of the national security law, the standoff between independent journalism and Hong Kong authorities reaches boiling point.

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PSM Weekly | 16 – 22 June 2021

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

RTÉ

Irish Media Commission considers alternative funding for public media

The Future of Media Commission is considering moving away from the licence fee model that funds RTÉ and replace it with alternative funding methods.

CBC Annual Public Meeting

INSIGHT | A year like no other at CBC/Radio-Canada

CBC/Radio-Canada's 2021 annual public meeting was held on 16 June. In this Insight report, we highlight some of the key takeaways.

The challenges facing Nordic public media

Nordic countries might score highly in global press freedom rankings but there is no room for complacency when it comes to protecting public media.

BBC

PMA condemns the harassment of BBC journalist at anti-lockdown protest in London

It is critical to democracy that journalists are free to do their jobs without fear of attack and intimidation.

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PROJECT UPDATE | PMA partners with Asia Democracy Network for UNESCO – IPDC project

PMA partners with the Asia Democracy Network on the impacts of COVID-19 on media freedom, media viability and journalists’ safety in Southeast Asia project.

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PSM Weekly | 9 – 15 June 2021

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

PMA

PSM regulation: How public media can keep themselves in check

Internal regulatory mechanisms can be found within public media in Germany, the United States, Brazil and Australia. But how do they work — and just how effective are they?

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MOOC: Why does media matter for development?

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Sign up to our free MOOC in partnership with the University of East Anglia exploring media representations, social media, participatory media, community and public media.