Cilla Benkö Swedish Radio

Swedish Radio’s Director-General Cilla Benkö: Attacks on journalists in the US show that words can be dangerous

While demonstrations against police violence and racism are sweeping the US, there have been alarming reports of journalists being violently attacked by both police and demonstrators. The ground for these attacks has been laid by frenzied rhetoric, with the media time after time identified as the enemy.

USA protests

The Public Media Alliance condemns attacks on journalists and media workers during protests in the USA

As Black Lives Matter protests spread across the United States, journalists are facing an unprecedented number of threats, physical attacks and even arrests by authorities for doing their jobs. It is essential that journalists are allowed to cover these events unimpeded.

GFMD support

Emergency appeal for journalism and media support in response the the COVID-19 crisis

PMA have joined more than 140 journalism support, media development and press freedom organisations in calling for urgent support for journalists & independent media organisations during the #COVID19 pandemic. 

Groupe de Travail Mondial

Le Groupe de travail mondial pour les médias publics accueille le diffuseur sud-coréen KBS

11 mai 2020 -
Le Groupe de travail mondial pour les médias publics est ravi d’accueillir son huitième et dernier membre, le diffuseur public de Corée du Sud, KBS.

Global Task Force

Global Task Force for public media welcomes South Korea’s KBS

The Global Task Force for public media is delighted to welcome its eighth and final member, South Korea’s KBS.

Global Task Force

Global Task Force: Public Media Serving in the time of a pandemic…

The year 2020 will be forever etched in our minds. No matter where we live, we share common experiences of fear, grief and the suffering that comes with uncertainty.

media freedom

Letter: PMA calls on the government of Trinidad & Tobago to respect media freedom

Our letter to Trinidad & Tobago's High Commission in London calling on the country's government to respect media freedom in the wake of the police search of the Trinidad Express newspaper. 

ABC Headquarters

PMA Statement | ABC offices raided by police

The Public Media Alliance is deeply troubled by the recent police raids on the offices of our member the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, in Sydney.

Lithuania’s government responds to concerns over LRT

The Lithuanian government responded to our concerns on the proposed amendments for the law on the country's public broadcaster.

Law could pose serious threat to independence of LRT

A series of law amendments could put the independence of Lithuania's public service broadcaster at risk.