Featured Reports


Pakistan Geo

Editorial: Truth and Power

GEO's Editor-in-Chief, Mir Shakil-ur-Rahman, remains in jail as the crackdown on press freedom in Pakistan continues.


Buenos Aires Argentina

Focus on PSM | Argentina

Amid challenges, Radio y Televisión Argentina takes steps to improve diversity and representation.


RNZ

PSM Weekly | 14 – 20 October 2020

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


Recent News


World Press Freedom Conference 2020

Join us at the digital edition of this year’s WPFC conference where we will be hosting a session called Public Media Matters.

ABC statement on Dan Oakes

It is with huge relief that ABC journalist Dan Oakes will not face any prosecution for his work on investigative reports the Afghan Files. 

Funding pressures for Swiss public media

The latest on SRG SSR, including its role in society, funding developments and cost-cutting measures since the 2018 "No Billag" referendum.

Australia: Public media funding and press freedom challenges continue

Australia’s public broadcasters respond to budget allocations amid ongoing funding pressures and broader threats to press freedom.

PSM Weekly | 7 – 13 October 2020

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

Threats to media pluralism growing globally

Media pluralism is necessary for democracy to function effectively. But clampdowns and suspensions, repressive laws and the expulsion of foreign media have placed pluralism under threat globally.

Podcast Day: Special rate for PMA members

Public Media Alliance members can receive discounted tickets to this year's virtual Podcast Day conference.

CBC/Radio-Canada launches initiatives to support diversity, local journalism

Public media must be responsive. This week, CBC/Radio-Canada responded to public needs and concerns with two initiatives: the HireBIPOC project and the Local News Matters directory.

The erosion of media freedom in Hungary continues

This time, the country’s last independent radio station faces possible disappearance due to the non-renewal of its licence by the Hungarian Media Council.

50 years of PBS

The Public Media Alliance wishes PBS a very happy 50th Anniversary.

Aunty’s Future Is In Your Hands

ABC’s role is more important than ever. Yet it cannot be expected to do more with less, writes Grace McCallum, ahead of the latest federal budget.