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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 …

Combler le déficit démocratique : pour une Convention constituante européenne

March 19, 2012 – 17:16 | 5 Comments

Cet arti­cle est une con­tri­bu­tion du Groupe II instauré au sein du Forum Per­ma­nent de la Société Civile, lors de sa réu­nion du 22 novem­bre 2011 en prévi­sion d’une Con­ven­tion Con­sti­tu­ante. Ce groupe était notamment chargé …

March 1st: citizens rally for a European constitutional convention

February 24, 2012 – 14:32 |

On March 1st, the Per­ma­nent Forum of Civil Soci­ety invite all inter­ested cit­i­zens to par­tic­i­pate to a forum aim­ing at for­mu­lat­ing polit­i­cal pro­pos­als to be pre­sented to the Euro­pean Par­lia­ment and urg­ing this par­lia­ment to demand …

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 au choix et à …

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 require­ment to give back sense to …

Citizens for Europe: ‘Giving a voice to the European civil society’

November 30, 2011 – 19:25 |

The Pro­posal papers ‘Beat­ing poverty’ are first intended to Euro­pean deci­sion mak­ers. But they are not an iso­lated expe­ri­ence within the Euro­pean civil soci­ety and are also meant to be shared and dis­cussed with other …

Journalists and NGOs join their forces to beat poverty

November 30, 2011 – 19:24 |

Five local Euro­pean asso­ci­a­tions and a school of jour­nal­ism joined their respec­tive expe­ri­ences and skills to elab­o­rate a book of polit­i­cal pro­pos­als against poverty and exclu­sion, adressed to civil soci­ety, media and Euro­pean deci­sion mak­ers. 
Jour­nal­ists, par­tic­u­larly those …

Press: are we condemned to say goodbye?

November 29, 2011 – 14:13 |

In a recent inter­view for the Swiss daily La Tri­bune, the Pres­i­dent of the World Intel­lec­tual Prop­erty Organ­i­sa­tion, Fran­cis Gurry, declared that ‘ in a few years, we won’t find news­pa­pers any­more, not as we know them …

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 …

A new task for the European Audiovisuel Observatory?

September 13, 2011 – 19:40 |

I recently came across the French soci­ol­o­gist Patrick Champagne’s intro­duc­tion to one edi­tion of the review Actes, ded­i­cated to rela­tions between jour­nal­ism and econ­omy.
Patrick Cham­pagne explains how jour­nal­ism is the first social cir­cle that took …

Mediadem: For free and independent Media

June 23, 2011 – 15:10 |

The Hel­lenic Foun­da­tion for Euro­pean and For­eign Pol­icy (ELIAMEP) and thir­teen other research cen­ters, from all over Europe, launched last year a new study on Euro­pean Media poli­cies, called Medi­a­dem (Medi­a­dem Euro­pean media poli­cies revis­ited: valuing …