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Public Media in 2021: Year in Review

It has been a tough year for public media. But during testing times, there were displays of resilience and innovation.

SBS

SBS Australia’s language services review underway 

SBS has commenced its regular review of its language services, kicking the process off with a six-week public consultation. 

COVID

Australian public media expand COVID-19 language services

Australian public broadcasters ABC and SBS have expanded their services to make COVID-19 updates available in more languages.

PBS

Public media addresses hate crimes against Asian-Americans

From news coverage and educational materials to documentary series, PBS responds to rise in hate crimes with a range of content to bring Americans together.

Buenos Aires Argentina

Argentina: New law set to enhance gender equity in public media

A new media law to improve gender parity is expected to build upon existing diversity initiatives at Argentine public broadcaster RTA.

Channel 4

What the public stand to lose if Channel 4 is privatised

The UK’s public media landscape has faced significant turbulence under the current government, but a proposal to privatise Channel 4 could cause irreversible damage.

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.

ABC HQ Sydney

What does diversity and inclusion mean for the ABC?

Effective public media should be accountable to the breadth of society. For the Australian Broadcasting Corporation this means placing diversity, equity, and inclusion centre stage.

Refugee

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?

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International Women’s Day 2021: Public Media Leaders

This International Women's Day, we are highlighting videos, podcasts and blogs that represent the views of female public media leaders.