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Press Freedom

Global Call Out: World Press Freedom Day 2021

“Information as a public good” might be the theme for this year’s WPFD, but around the world attacks on independent media mean that access to…


journalists

Project: The Impact of COVID-19 on Media Freedom, Media Business Viability and the Safety of Journalists in Southeast Asia

Our new project seeks to identify and respond to challenges to media freedom, media viability and journalist safety in Southeast Asia amid the…


public media

PSM Weekly | 21 – 27 April 2021

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


Recent News


PSM Weekly | 24 – 30 March 2021

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

Vaccine coverage: How – and why – public media should get it right

As countries around the world race to contain COVID-19, how should public media approach vaccine coverage?

Welcoming New Neighbours: How public media works for refugees and asylum seekers

Watch our special event as part of Refugee Week, exploring how public broadcasters are covering the lives of refugees and asylum seekers as they make new homes here in the UK.

RTHK producer on trial amid wider concerns for public broadcaster

An RTHK producer has gone on trial for accessing car ownership details on official databases as part of a report on police misconduct. Her trial is yet another blow for media freedom in Hong Kong.

Independence of Czech Television under threat

Changes to the public broadcaster’s supervisory body sparks concern about the future of its independence.

Media Freedom Symposium and Survey

Join the PMA and AIB in exploring ways to improve and better cover media freedom issues around the world, and contribute to our joint survey.

PSM Weekly | 17 – 23 March 2021

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

Best of PSM: Public media and refugees

Public media must be representative and accessible to all. But how do they work to welcome and help refugees and asylum seekers adapt to their new homes?

Talking COVID at Radiodays Asia

Register now for this year's virtual Radiodays Asia conference and join us for our session "Talking COVID".

PSM Weekly | 10 – 16 March 2021

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

House of Representatives passes $175m relief legislation for public media

$175 million in COVID-19 related assistance has been greenlit for the nearly 1,400 public radio and television stations across the US.