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Recent news and comment from the world of public sector media.
SABA 2017 & SABC Annual Report

The publication of the SABC 2017 Annual Report reveals few surprises to those attending last week’s SABA conference in Windhoek.

PSM Weekly | 27 Sept – 3 Oct

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

PSM Weekly | 20-26 Sept

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

Changes confirmed for RTVE

After lengthy negotiations, the final reform for Spain’s public broadcaster has been approved, pushing RTVE towards greater independence and transparency.

PBI 2017: Reflecting on the challenges facing PSM

Following on from this year’s Public Broadcasters International (PBI) conference, PMA contributor and PBI panellist Davor Marko reflects on the key themes, lessons learnt and challenges facing contemporary public media organisations.

Lessons from IBC 2017: Consumer Power Meets IP

A record attendance at this year’s IBC, with more than 57,000 people visiting the annual broadcast show in Amsterdam, reflects the unprecedented period of change facing the industry.