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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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9 May-Brussels: “Photojournalists or communicators”

May 7, 2012 – 09:54 |

From 7 to 17 May, the Pho­to­jour­nal­ism agency Noor exibits its work for Doc­tors with­out bor­ders’ cam­paign “Urban Sur­vivors”, tes­ti­mony of the liv­ing con­di­tions in slums (Dhakar, Karachi, Johan­nes­burg, Port-au-Prince and Nairobi).The IHECS takes this oppor­tu­nity to launch the debate…

IHECS">A partir du 13 mai: Formation continue en journalisme européen de proximité à l’IHECS

May 7, 2012 – 09:14 |

L’IHECS offre une for­ma­tion de 4 jours pour encour­ager les jour­nal­istes à relier l’Europe poli­tique aux réal­ités locales et concrètes. L’Union européenne, par ses lég­is­la­tions, ses poli­tiques, ses pro­grammes influ­ence directe­ment (et de plus en plus)…

Young people in a changing (media) climate

May 7, 2012 – 08:16 |

At 30 I’m not sure I can still count myself as a ‘young per­son’ (espe­cially as I have spent quite a bit of the last 10 years as a ‘youth worker’), but with hope­fully 50 – 70% of my life still remain­ing to me, I prob­a­bly do still qual­ify as among ‘the younger gen­er­a­tion that faces the dis­mal prospect of a planet increas­ingly messed up by cli­mate change’…

IHECS Executive Master in European journalism">Focus on IHECS Executive Master in European journalism

May 2, 2012 – 14:51 |

Recent eco­nomic and polit­i­cal tur­moil has shaken the Euro­pean Union to its foun­da­tions – and at the same time has demon­strated how the EU has grown in impor­tance, and how its pol­i­tics affect …

The Committee to Protect Journalists launches its new ranking of the top ten most censured countries

May 2, 2012 – 14:03 |

On the eve of the Word Press Free­dom Day, The Comit­tee to Pro­tect Jour­nal­ists (CPJ) publishes its new rank­ing of the top 10 most cen­sured coun­tries. The report specif­i­cally points out Eritrea, North Korea, Syria. In Eritrea…

Le Collectif “Rio+20″ : un jalon sur la voie d’une citoyenneté mondiale à construire

May 2, 2012 – 07:33 |

Vingt ans après le pre­mier Som­met de la Terre pour un développe­ment durable, la Con­férence inter­na­tionale « RIO+20 » réu­nira les dirigeants de la planète, du 20 au 22 juin 2012, à l’extérieur de la ville de Rio de Janeiro…

The collective ‘Rio+20′: a milestone on the path from local to global citizenship

April 27, 2012 – 14:50 | 2 Comments

Twenty years after the first Earth Sum­mit for Sus­tain­able Devel­op­ment, the Inter­na­tional Con­fer­ence “Rio +20″ will bring together world lead­ers, from 20 to 22 June 2012, out­side the city of Rio de Janeiro. A People’s Summit …

Automne 2012 : lancement du European Daily, premier quotidien européen

April 3, 2012 – 15:03 |

While today, Euro­pean media are con­fined to the Inter­net and pre­dom­i­nantly ded­i­cated to a pub­lic already well informed on Euro­pean mat­ters, Euro­pean Daily decides to swim against the tide. Bet­ting on all cit­i­zens’ inter­est and on the birth of a Euro­pean pub­lic sphere, Euro­pean Daily will launch its Euro­pean news­pa­per by Autumn 2012.

26 April 2012: Launch of the European Initiative for Media Pluralism

March 26, 2012 – 18:30 |

Media and civil soci­ety organ­i­sa­tions from through­out Europe call a con­fer­ence on 26 April to launch the Euro­pean Citizen’s Ini­tia­tive demand­ing a EU direc­tive on media plu­ral­ism for the improve­ment of anti-concentration reg­u­la­tion at EU level for the …

The Democratic Firm: a guarantee of journalists’ independence and media pluralism

March 26, 2012 – 14:37 | One Comment

The plu­ral­ism of media is cur­rently seri­ously endan­gered (not only) in Europe. Apart from obvi­ous polit­i­cal pres­sures and effects of media con­cen­tra­tion, jour­nal­ists are also gravely affected by the finan­cial and eco­nomic cri­sis. With a drop …

UE de ses citoyens, mais comment ?">Rapprocher l’UE de ses citoyens, mais comment ?

March 23, 2012 – 13:48 |

Arti­cle rédigé le 7 juillet 2011

Le « déficit démoc­ra­tique » de l’Union européenne
Com­ment rap­procher l’Europe de ses citoyens et réduire le « déficit démoc­ra­tique » de l’Union et ses insti­tu­tions ? Que faire pour ren­forcer la « démoc­ra­tie représen­ta­tive », c’est-à-dire améliorer l’image et la …

Une lettre ouverte pour une autre communication européenne

March 22, 2012 – 17:19 |

Many voices have con­demned the Euro­pean Commission’s com­mu­ni­ca­tion after the with­drawal of its video “Grow­ing together”. Beside accu­sa­tions of racist depic­tion of other cul­tures and mono­litic pic­ture of Euro­peans, jour­nal­ists from the Euros and Europe and Me rose in an open let­ter their wider con­cern for the Euro­pean pro­pa­ganda. Read more (in French) in the fol­low­ing Max­ence Peniguet’ s article.