News and comment

Recent news and comment from the world of public sector media.
PBI 2017: Maintaining a clear vision in a fast changing media landscape

How do public media organisations maintain a clear vision in a fast changing media landscape? This is one of the key focuses of the Public Broadcasters International (PBI) conference in Romania, where PMA has been attending and participating in panels and sessions.

Ensuring a Successful Technology Project

Choosing the right technology solution is only part of the recipe for ensuring a successful technology project. The real challenges – and potential for failure – begin once implementation is underway.

Update: What’s going on at SABC? #4

The latest about the ongoing crisis at the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC)

PSM Weekly | 30 Aug-5 Sept

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

Focus on PSM | Hong Kong

Hong Kong’s media landscape has been in the limelight throughout the summer due to controversial decisions, censorship complaints and hints of tighter control by the mainland.

Choosing the right technology

The media industry is littered with failed technology projects. For every high-profile disaster there are hundreds of other well-intentioned projects that never quite delivered on their original promise.