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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 …

Le Soir’s probe on media independance: can we be both judge and defendant?

March 7, 2012 – 15:20 |

On Feb­ru­ary 2012, the Bel­gian news­pa­per Le Soir inquired into taboos of Bel­gian soci­ety. Among other top­ics, net surfers asked the news­pa­per to inves­ti­gate Media’ s inde­pen­dence. In the panel of inter­vie­wees, a major­ity came from media …

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 – ANP (National Press …

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 explain­ing how …

Council of Europe alerts Member states against threats to freedom of expression of new media

December 9, 2011 – 14:00 |

On Decem­ber 7th, the Com­mit­tee of Min­is­ters alerted Mem­bers states against threats to free­dom of expres­sion and infor­ma­tion, in a Dec­la­ra­tion on the pro­tec­tion of free­dom of expres­sion and free­dom of assem­bly and asso­ci­a­tion with regard to privately …

The summary of November 8 meeting

November 17, 2011 – 14:25 |

The Com­mu­ni­ca­tion to the Euro­pean Par­lia­ment ‘Ten Flag­ship Pro­pos­als for Citizen-Centred Infor­ma­tion on Europe’ was pre­sented to a panel of MEPs and Euro­pean federations/NGOs on Novem­ber 8th, in the EP Bel­gian Infor­ma­tion Office.
These pro­pos­als rep­re­sent one step …

La synthèse du 8 novembre et la poursuite du débat sur

November 17, 2011 – 14:23 |

Notre Com­mu­ni­ca­tion au Par­lement Européen « Dix propo­si­tions phares pour une infor­ma­tion européenne citoyenne » a été présen­tée à un panel de par­lemen­taires européens et d’ONG/fédérations européennes, le 8 novem­bre dernier, au sein du Bureau d’Information du Parlement …

ONG européennes">Créer une plateforme de rencontre entre journalistes et ONG européennes

November 14, 2011 – 16:00 |

Relier médias et société civile européenne.
1.1 Propo­si­tion
Con­fier à un organ­isme indépen­dant la créa­tion et l’animation, au niveau européen, d’une plate­forme Inter­net de ren­con­tre entre ONG et jour­nal­istes.
Chaque ONG, chaque jour­nal­iste pourra alors s’y inscrire par thématique …

Confier une nouvelle mission qualitative à l’Observatoire Audiovisuel Européen

November 14, 2011 – 15:56 |

Pro­mou­voir une infor­ma­tion européenne indépen­dante, plu­ral­iste et de qual­ité.

Charger l’Observatoire Audio­vi­suel Européen d’une mis­sion d’étude sur la place et le traite­ment de l’information européenne dans les médias de chaque Etat mem­bre. Cette mis­sion pour­rait être …

Allocate a new mission to the European Audiovisual Observatory

November 14, 2011 – 15:54 |

The recog­ni­tion of the essen­tial role played by a broad range of media in spread­ing inde­pen­dent, plu­ral­ist and high qual­ity infor­ma­tion on Europe

Put the Euro­pean Audio­vi­sual Obser­va­tory in charge of a study mis­sion on the place­ment and treatment …

Create a balance between public service media, commercial media and community-based media

November 14, 2011 – 10:07 |

The recog­ni­tion of the essen­tial role played by a broad range of media in spread­ing inde­pen­dent, plu­ral­ist and high qual­ity infor­ma­tion on Europe

Pass a Com­mu­nity law aimed at cre­at­ing a fair and bal­anced media struc­ture incor­po­rat­ing pub­lic ser­vice media, …

EU Charter of Fundamental rights">Define the notion of pluralism and include the right to information on Europe in the EU Charter of Fundamental rights

November 14, 2011 – 10:00 | One Comment

A bet­ter legal guar­an­tee of infor­ma­tion plu­ral­ism

Mod­ify arti­cle 11, 2. of the Char­ter of Fun­da­men­tal Rights of the Euro­pean Union:

Replace: ‘2. The free­dom and plu­ral­ism of the media shall be respected.’
With: ‘2. The free­dom and …