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Strengthening direct transnational democracy– a EUtopia ?

June 28, 2013 – 14:34 |

The con­fer­ence orga­nized on the 27th of June 2013 by the Greens/EFA in the Euro­pean Par­lia­ment in Brus­sels had a dar­ing ambi­tion: to put cit­i­zens first. Shaped as a dia­logue with the audi­ence rather than …

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Fundación para el Periodismo: ?stimulate a better journalism practice’

February 13, 2012 – 19:27 |

The Fun­dación para el Peri­odismo(Boli­vian Foun­da­tion for Jour­nal­ism) was founded in 2008, by the Aso­ciación de Peri­odis­tas de la Paz — APLP (Asso­ci­a­tion of Jour­nal­ists of La Paz) and the Aso­ciación Nacional de la Prensa …

13 February proclaimed World Radio Day

February 13, 2012 – 18:08 |

We cel­e­brate today the first World Radio Day. Pro­posed by the Span­ish Radio Acad­emy and pro­claimed by the UNESCO, this new ini­tia­tive aims at ’ improv­ing inter­na­tional coop­er­a­tion among radio broad­cast­ers and encour­age decision-makers to …

TV channel: Europe in all its States!">New TV channel: Europe in all its States!

February 10, 2012 – 19:01 |

On Jan­u­ary 26, the Wallonie-Brussels (Bel­gium)’ audio­vi­sual author­ity (?Con­seil supérieur de l’Audiovisuel’- CSA) allowed a new TV chan­nel focused on Europe. Europe TV aims at cov­er­ing “Europe in all its States” and “strenghten the European …

Social and civic media: from mediatisation to mediation

February 8, 2012 – 21:23 |

What we gen­er­ally do when we speak about media is analyse their role as government’s supporter/government’s tool, or on the con­trary, as a full force of oppo­si­tion. In each case, media and polit­i­cal play­ers both …

Follow up: the European Initiative for Media Pluralism

February 4, 2012 – 16:28 |

On Jan­u­ary 26, the Euro­pean Com­mis­sion pre­sented its new web­site for the imple­men­ta­tion of Euro­pean Cit­i­zen Ini­tia­tives. Two months before the launch­ing of first ini­tia­tives, this ?warm­ing up Con­férence’ aimed at intro­duc­ing reg­is­ter­ing process and …

Focus on Ushahidi: Kenya’s witness eye

February 2, 2012 – 16:07 |

The crowd voic­ing plat­form Ushahidi was founded three years ago in Kenya. One of the aims of this arti­cle is to track the posi­tion this web­site takes in the coun­try. Fur­ther­more we want to explore …

De Tijd e-paper experiment

January 30, 2012 – 20:10 | One Comment

The « press cri­sis » has been ongo­ing for more than twenty years now. It has to be said here that this cri­sis mainly con­cerns the daily news­pa­pers. In Bel­gium, the pub­lish­ers rely on state funds to keep their news­pa­pers alive. Every year, the French-speaking Com­mu­nity allo­cates €6.2 mil­lions to the daily newspapers.

Help me investigate

January 19, 2012 – 12:35 |
The HelpMeInvestigate team: Stef Lewandowski, Paul Henderson, Heather Brooke, Nick Booth and Paul Bradshaw. Photograph: Kate Beatty at podnosh/Some rights reserved

There are two mil­lions ways to do it in the wrong man­ner, but one mil­lion to do it in the good man­ner” uses to say Peter O’Donnell, asso­ciate edi­tor for Euro­pean Voice. Helpmeinvestigate.com is definitely …

A discuter : créer un réseau européen de formation par les pairs au journalisme européen de proximité

January 17, 2012 – 12:54 |

Le développe­ment d’un jour­nal­isme européen de prox­im­ité – inté­gré à l’information locale, vivant, plu­ral­iste et con­cret – est aujourd’hui indis­pens­able pour re-politiser l’Europe, non pas en ter­mes par­ti­sans, mais avec l’exigence de redonner du sens …

To be discussed: Create a European network for peers training in local level European journalism

January 17, 2012 – 12:38 |

The devel­op­ment of local level Euro­pean jour­nal­ism – inte­grated into local infor­ma­tion, in a lively, con­crete and plu­ral­is­tic way — has now become essen­tial to re-politicize Europe, not in a par­ti­san mean­ing, but with the …

Hiérarchie de l’information: le Parlement européen va élire son nouveau président mais personne ne le sait

January 16, 2012 – 10:24 |
Hiérarchie de l’information: le Parlement européen va élire son nouveau président mais personne ne le sait

Tomor­row, Jerzy Buzek will leave the pres­i­dency of the Euro­pean Par­lia­ment. One of its three poten­tial suc­ces­sors — Mar­tin Schulz, Diana Wal­lis et Nirj Deva– will be elected this week. But glanc­ing at most of …

“Vue d’Europe”, un guide pour former les futurs journalistes à l’Europe">Vue d’Europe”, un guide pour former les futurs journalistes à l’Europe

January 12, 2012 – 16:04 |

Le réseau européen des radios étu­di­antes d’école de jour­nal­isme, Micro-Europa ‚ a pub­lié un nou­veau guide à des­ti­na­tion des enseignants, afin d’aider ces derniers à for­mer les futurs jour­nal­istes à l’Europe et au Jour­nal­isme européen …