PBI 2024

PMA will be in Ottawa, Canada for PBI 2024, which this year is being hosted by CBC/Radio-Canada on 8 - 10 October.

SVT SR

Proposals for Swedish public media raise concerns about future support

A lack of political consensus over new proposals for Sweden's public media has been described as "astonishing" and…

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New partnership to research responsible AI in international public media

PMA is delighted to announce a new partnership to research the responsible use of AI by international public service…

France Télévisions

Merger put forward for French public media

France's public media organisations face a merge planned by the government for 2026. The project leaves some sceptical.…

Accessibility

PSM Unpacked | Prominence

Our global member organisations recently joined us for a PSM Unpacked roundtable to discuss Prominence - its impact and…

Aerial view of Parliament of Georgia

PMA signs letter calling on Georgian PM to withdraw harmful media bill

PMA has joined 19 other civil society organisations to call on the Georgian PM to withdraw the Bill which threatens…

PSM Weekly | 8-14 May 2024

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

SABC HQ South Africa

SABC Editor-in-Chief under scrutiny before major election

SABC’s Head of News was called for a security check involving a polygraph test, as South Africa prepares for a general…

Radiodays Asia 2024

PMA is once again partnering with Radiodays Asia 2024 in Kuala Lumpur, and offering exclusive discounts for staff at…

Al Jazeera Network building in Doha, Qatar

Al Jazeera taken off air in Israel

The move to shut down Al Jazeera television operations in Israel widely criticised as a further decline in press…

Public Spaces Incubator unveils innovative concepts for better online public conversations

The Public Spaces Incubator considers how public broadcasters can stimulate informed public debate that is essential to…

ZDF building with banners.

ZDF and ARD start open source initiative for shared streaming network

ZDF and ARD start a collaboration on one technical platform for everyone – efficient, oriented to the common good and…

PSM Weekly | 1-7 May 2024 | WPFD Special

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

WPFD: “High quality environmental journalism needs all our support”

The Director of One World Media on the urgent need for supporting and investing in environmental journalism around the…

Press Freedom

WPFD: Public media and press freedom in 2024

Elections, climate crisis and conflict - 2024 is a litmus test for press freedom and public service media, writes PMA's…

WPFD: News 5 Belize: Journalism’s vital role in tackling the climate crisis

On World Press Freedom Day, News5 Belize is more than ever advocating for press freedom and the planet, highlighting…

WPFD: Public service media and the environmental crisis

We speak to leading public service media about how they’re facing up to the environmental crisis, in their journalism…

WPFD: NBC Namibia: Sport coverage and protecting the environment

The head of sport at NBC Namibia, Sackie Shikufa, shares how the sports department is confronting the environmental…