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Eurovision Sport and International Canoe Federation extend media rights deal
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Eurovision Sport and International Canoe Federation extend media rights deal
EBU rolls out innovative news monitoring tool for Members
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EBU rolls out innovative news monitoring tool for Members
EBU joins UNFCCC’s Sports for Climate Action Initiative
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EBU joins UNFCCC’s Sports for Climate Action Initiative
Join us to mark International Women’s Day 2021!
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Join us to mark International Women’s Day 2021!
Introducing the Knowledge Hub: Explore the latest research, guides and videos from the EBU community
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Introducing the Knowledge Hub: Explore the latest research, guides and videos from the EBU community
EBU calls on Belarus to end press crackdown and free jailed journalists
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EBU calls on Belarus to end press crackdown and free jailed journalists
EBU Connect awards: Submit your best promos and campaigns
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EBU Connect awards: Submit your best promos and campaigns
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We campaign for a sustainable future for public service media (PSM), provide our Members with world-class content from news to sport and music, and build on our founding ethos of solidarity and co-operation to create a centre for learning and sharing.

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EBU joins UNFCCC’s Sports for Climate Action Initiative
Eurovision Sport is joining the UNFCCC’s Sports for Climate Action initiative as a signatory to the Sports for Climate Action Framework.
News
EBU rolls out innovative news monitoring tool for Members
The EBU has made available a new beta service News Monitoring Tool for Members of the Eurovision News Exchange, providing real-time insight...
Press release
Women’s races help boost number of TV hours viewed at IBU World Championships
Eurovision Sport is delighted to announce a near 7% increase in hours viewed for the 2021 IBU World Championships Biathlon in Pokljuka...
Press release
Eurovision Sport and International Canoe Federation extend media rights deal
Eurovision Sport is pleased to announce the renewal of its long-running media rights deal with the International Canoe Federation,...
News
EBU calls on Belarus to end press crackdown and free jailed journalists 
The EBU is extremely alarmed by the intensifying of attacks on press freedom in Belarus.
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Join us to mark International Women’s Day 2021! 
Join us on International Women’s Day - 8 March - for a range of events and activities to mark the occasion.
Press release
Reimagining Sport as Equal in Ski Jumping - Rasnov 2021
Promoting gender equality in sport is an integral part of the new agreement between Eurovision Sport and the Romania Ski Biathlon Federation....
News
EBU condemns BBC World News ban in mainland China
The EBU has condemned the decision by Chinese authorities to ban BBC World News from broadcasting in China. The EBU believes this new...
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EU e-Evidence proposal: EBU joins renewed call to protect media freedom and fundamental rights
Safeguarding Europe’s free and independent media is vital to sustain our democracies. However, media freedom could be put at risk by...
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Dragan Bujošević re-elected as RTS Director General
Dragan Bujošević has been re-elected as Director General of Radio Television of Serbia (RTS) by the Managing Board.
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EBU publishes guidance on the national rules necessary to ensure prominence of PSM services
The EBU has launched a new guide for Members on the national rules that governments should implement to ensure prominence of PSM services...
Press release
Eurovision Song Contest 2021 organizers determined yet realistic on plans for May 
With just over 3 months to go, the organizers of the Eurovision 2021 Song Contest 2021 have agreed a determined, yet realistic approach...
Gender Equality Workshop: Women’s representation in public service media content
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09:45 - 12:00
Members Only Event
Gender Equality Workshop: Women’s representation in public service media content
On the occasion of International Women's Day, the EBU Gender Equality Group will present live some of the best practices in Women's...
2 hour(s) • Online
28th Sports Assembly
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28th Sports Assembly
This virtual edition of the Sports Assembly will bring together the Heads of Sport, senior sport representatives and executives of...
28 hour(s) • Online
Multi-platform Content Strategies
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15:00 - 17:00
Members Only Event
Multi-platform Content Strategies
The different strategies to navigate between linear and non-linear content, from an organizational perspective.
2 hour(s) • Online
Media Summit 2021
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Assembly
Media Summit 2021
The EBU Media Summit Keynote, TV, and Digital Assemblies
177 hour(s) • Online
22 APRIL 2021
Sustainability Summit

Sustainability Summit

The Sustainability Summit is the online event for sustainability specialists and enthusiasts. The 2021 programme will provide a full overview of all relevant sustainability topics with regards to their applicability within PSM.

21st Legal and Policy Assembly
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Assembly
21st Legal and Policy Assembly
28 hour(s) • Online
EBU Connect 2021
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08:00 - 20:00
EBU Industry Event
EBU Connect 2021
The EBU event about promotions, audience navigation, design and media planning
12 hour(s) • Online
MIS Induction Workshop
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15:00 - 16:00
Members Only Event
MIS Induction Workshop
Sharing MIS best practices — in French — to help our Members achieve their best results.
1 hour(s) • Online
86th General Assembly
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Assembly
86th General Assembly
31 hour(s) • Physical and Virtual
EBU
Women in Music
Take a look at our report that covers the gender gaps still prevailing in the music industry across live performances, streaming platforms...
EBU
Reimagining Sport: Pathways to gender-balanced media coverage
92% of our Members see gender equality in our sport coverage as an important issue. This new handbook is designed to help those looking...
EBU
DTI Casebook Series: RTVE and YouTube
When it comes to third-party platforms, for Public Service Media (PSM) it is hard enough just establishing mutual trust, yet alone...
VizRT
VizRT Vectar+: Demonstration
In this video Roberto Musso (VizRT) introduces and demonstrates VizRT's Vectar+ production tool, which can be used in the cloud.
EBU
Broadcast Technologies Futures Group Report 2020
What happens next? A vision of the future media landscape from the perspective of current public service media Research & Development.
Sony
Sony Virtual Production: Demonstration
In this video Andy Etherington (Sony) demonstrates the Sony Virtual Production tool.
Simplylive
Simplylive: Demonstration
In this video Pierre Mestrez (Simplylive) demonstrates Simplylive and how it can be used for cloud-based production.
EBU
Cybersecurity for Media Vendor Systems, Software & Services
This Recommendation suggests a set of security safeguards to be applied when planning and designing media systems, software and services....
EBU
Youth Report: what works?
Connecting with young adults is a challenge for public service media (PSM), but some EBU Members are nevertheless making significant...
EBU
SVOD Market Trends
SVOD providers such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Disney+ and Apple TV+ are fiercely competing with traditional broadcasters for...
EBU
News Report: Fast Forward: Public Service Journalism in the Viral Age
2020 has been a year for both reinvention and rediscovery.  Public service media (PSM) reinvented itself with lightning speed to ensure...
Grabyo
Grabyo Demonstration
In this demonstration, media system vendor Grabyo walks the viewer through their cloud-based live production tools. Gareth Capon (Grabyo)...

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