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La démocratie participative et les ONG : quelle influence au niveau institutionnel ?

May 29, 2013 – 08:34 |

En plein proces­sus de mon­di­al­i­sa­tion, la société civile devient un acteur de plus en plus impor­tant au sein de la sphère publique européenne. D’une manière générale, sur l’échiquier poli­tique inter­na­tional, on assiste à une mul­ti­pli­ca­tion des …

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Rejoignez l’initiative européenne pour le pluralisme des médias

October 16, 2012 – 09:46 |

La sit­u­a­tion de la lib­erté et du plu­ral­isme des médias dans l’Union européenne ne cesse de se dégrader. Cer­tains pays, notam­ment la Hon­grie, souf­frent d’interférences sig­ni­fica­tives du pou­voir poli­tique, visant à con­trôler et à diriger …

Let’s join now the European Initiative for Media Pluralism

October 16, 2012 – 09:42 |

The sit­u­a­tion of media free­dom and plu­ral­ism in the Euro­pean Union is wors­en­ing. Some coun­tries, notably Hun­gary, suf­fer sig­nif­i­cant inter­fer­ence of polit­i­cal power aim­ing to con­trol and direct the media. Some, notably the UK, suffer …

The forthcoming of the European Initiative on Media Pluralism

September 10, 2012 – 10:59 |

On August 9, The Euro­pean Ini­tia­tive on Media Plu­ral­ism (EIMP) was sub­mit­ted to the Euro­pean Com­mis­sion, by a Cit­i­zens’ Com­mit­tee of rep­re­sen­ta­tives from Italy, Hun­garia, France, Nether­lands, Por­tu­gal, United King­dom, Bul­garia, Roma­nia and Bel­gium. Once the EIMP is approved by the Euro­pean Com­mis­sion, its suc­cess will strongly depend on each of us, by join­ing the call.

Eurocaucasusnews : ramener le Caucase au coeur de l’Europe

September 10, 2012 – 08:49 | One Comment

Canal France International’s project, Euro­cau­ca­sus­news, gath­ered young jour­nal­ists from Arme­nia, Geor­gia and Azer­baid­jan in com­mon train­ing work­shops on Mul­ti­me­dia and Euro­pean issues. This first expe­ri­ence was a suc­cess for its par­tic­i­pants but it may not be renewed, due to lack of fund­ing. Read more in Max­ence Peniguet’s fol­low­ing arti­cle (in French).

International artistic competition on Europe’s Become

June 20, 2012 – 13:10 |

Ate­lier Paema, Spazio Urbano Pro­tetto launches an inter­na­tional artis­tic ideas com­pe­ti­tion for the con­ser­va­tion of the future of Europe. The com­pe­ti­tion is open to all archi­tects, engi­neers, artists or stu­dents, regard­less of their nation­al­ity, until the 15th October.

Sept grandes fondations lancent un prix du journalisme européen

June 19, 2012 – 11:21 |

Most of Euro­pean jour­nal­ism prizes are organ­ised on a national framework.The Euro­pean Press Prize opens a broader scope by launch­ing four awards for which the 47 Euro­pean nation­al­i­ties can apply. The event is also an oppor­tu­nity for its organ­is­ers to lanch a debate about the future and financ­ing of qual­ity jour­nal­ism. Read more in French…

GRI guidelines: for more transparency on media companies">GRI guidelines: for more transparency on media companies

June 18, 2012 – 13:06 |

In May, the Global Report­ing Ini­tia­tive (GRI) launched new guide­lines for report­ing on Media com­pa­nies’ eco­nomic, social and envi­ron­men­tal data. In a Euro­pean con­text of strong media con­cen­tra­tion and both polit­i­cal and eco­nom­i­cal threats to pluralism…

Media and global citizenship: youth takes the lead

June 15, 2012 – 20:40 |

A few weeks ago, Mads Ryles shared with us the expe­ri­ence of young Boli­vians involved in inter­na­tional advo­cacy for sus­tain­able devel­op­ment. We espe­cially noted the way they used new media tech­nol­ogy, not only to link with other young activists all over the world, but also for the pos­si­ble “cat­a­lyst role that online infor­ma­tion has in moti­vat­ing peo­ple from apa­thy to ‘click­tivism’ to lob­by­ing, com­mu­nity organ­is­ing, tar­geted protest and direct action.“

Radioambulante: radio reporting and connecting Humans

June 14, 2012 – 12:46 |

In a word marked by migra­tions and uproot­ed­ness, Radioam­bu­lante offers a new space for shar­ing Latin Amer­i­cans’ human sto­ries, wher­ever they live. Financed on Kick­starter plat­form (crowdfounding) by six hun­dred micro-donors who believe in the project, Radioambulante works with inde­pen­dent reporters who bring sur­pris­ing stories.

New transparency on European communication budgets and contracts

June 8, 2012 – 20:00 |

The Euro­pean com­mis­sion takes a fur­ther step towards more trans­parency with its new por­tal, which give us access to the list of Euro­pean bud­gets’ ben­e­fi­cia­ries from 2007 to 2010. In the field of Euro­pean Com­mu­ni­ca­tion, we first find (with no sur­prise) Brus­sels agen­cies like Mostra and Tipik.

EJC launches JournaJobs.eu">The EJC launches JournaJobs.eu

May 23, 2012 – 10:12 |

The Euro­pean Jour­nal­ism Cen­tre (EJC) launches the new online plat­form JournaJobs.eu, a cen­tralised and multi-lingual jour­nal­ism jobs list­ing page. At first sight, JournaJobs.eu seems to be a good tool: clear pre­sen­ta­tion, cross­boarder approach, com­pre­hen­sive database.

EU beyond the headlines">Youropa : Reporting the EU beyond the headlines

May 21, 2012 – 09:36 |

In this arti­cle, Max­ence Peniguet intro­duces a new­comer to the Euro­pean media scene: Youropa, an Inter­net plat­form which offers to cover Europe through the lenses of Euro­pean cit­i­zens’ con­crete sit­u­a­tions. A challenge…