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PSM Weekly | 10-16 May

Our weekly round-up of public service media related stories and headlines from around the world.

From the local to the global: transforming public media in Spain

A recent meeting organised by think tank Teledetodos showed the country’s commitment to the values of public media, but also the numerous challenges it is facing, and will have to face, to truly thrive.

Global coalition urges Justin Trudeau to protect press freedom

Open letter from 14 NGOs urges Canadian Prime Minister to promote and protect press freedom and freedom of expression in the country following a decline in the RSF World Press Freedom Index.

What makes news humanitarian?

In this fascinating blog Dr. Martin Scott explores the dilemmas of reporting on suffering and why some instances of human suffering are reported, and other are not.

Call for Application: Workshop & meeting to develop social media guidelines for Caribbean journalists

We are pleased to announce our upcoming workshop and meeting with UNESCO to develop social media guidelines for journalists and media organisations in the Caribbean.

PSM Weekly | 3-9 May

Our weekly round-up of public service media related stories and headlines from around the world.