Netflix on a TV

How public media are competing with streaming services

What approaches are public media taking to remain competitive and distinctive from their better-funded rivals, the streaming companies? 

UNESCO IPDC

First Caribbean media literacy bootcamp kicks off

Public Media Alliance will today begin the first of its online Media Literacy Bootcamps for Caribbean media professionals.

The UN flag and some national flags fly outside the UN HQ in New York.

Joint statement urges the UN to ensure access to information, media freedom, and public-interest journalism

PMA joins call for UN to commit to greater access to information, media freedom, and public-interest journalism in the Pact for the Future.

A boy holds a tablet with the VRT Max loading screen displayed.

“Policymakers must take urgent action” to make VRT prominent

VRT calls on Belgian authorities to take urgent action to ensure they are easy to find and prominent on smart devices.

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PSM Weekly | 29 May – 4 June 2024

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

election

PSM Unpacked | Covering elections for young audiences

In our next roundtable, we'll look at the different ways that public media covers elections for young audiences.

image of a computer screen with the EDUbox programme.

Media literacy digital library live now!

The Public Media Alliance's newly launched media literacy digital library aims to bolster the skills of Caribbean educators and journalists.

RNZ

RNZ research shows growing recognition of PSM value

RNZ research revealed an increase in people's trust and appreciation of the public broadcaster's value and role in society. 

Al Jazeera Network building in Doha, Qatar

Media Freedom Coalition statement on the closure of Al Jazeera in Israel

Members of the Media Freedom Coalition have expressed concern over new legislation allowing the Israeli government to restrict foreign media.

A group of journalists sit in a newsroom on their computers.

Medios Públicos de Uruguay unveils new editorial guidelines

The President of the Uruguay's public broadcaster, Gerardo Sotelo talks to PMA about their new editorial guidelines.