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Sports Radio – Keeping sport on air
News - 16 Apr 2020
Sports Radio – Keeping sport on air 
“Summer 2020 should have been the summer of all sports; finally, it’s the summer of emptiness,” says Vincent Rodriguez of Radio France, lamenting the postponement of this summer’s sport events.
Glen Killane appointed Executive Director of Eurovision Sport
Press release - 09 Apr 2020
Glen Killane appointed Executive Director of Eurovision Sport 
Glen Killane has been promoted to the role of Executive Director of Eurovision Sport, taking over from Stefan Kürten, who announced in December that he will leave the EBU in June this year.
Zzzzz - BBC-induced sleep in an age of anxiety
News - 07 Apr 2020
Zzzzz - BBC-induced sleep in an age of anxiety 
Over the Easter weekend, BBC Radio 3 will reprise its ground-breaking and experimental broadcast of Sleep. 
MediaRoad project receives an excellent assessment
News - 07 Apr 2020
MediaRoad project receives an excellent assessment 
We are delighted that the EBU-coordinated MediaRoad project has received an extremely positive final review from independent experts mandated by the European Commission.
EBU Academy offers brand new online sessions
News - 06 Apr 2020
EBU Academy offers brand new online sessions 
To continue supporting our learning community during these uncertain times, EBU Academy have started providing new online learning sessions.
Coronavirus crisis - EBU calls on governments to uphold independence of Public Service Media
News - 03 Apr 2020
Coronavirus crisis - EBU calls on governments to uphold independence of Public Service Media 
The EBU is calling on governments across Europe not to take advantage of emergency measures, designed to address the coronavirus pandemic, to restrict freedom of expression, freedom of the media or the free flow of news and information.
Eurovision: Europe Shine A Light will bring audiences together on 16 May
News - 31 Mar 2020
Eurovision: Europe Shine A Light will bring audiences together on 16 May 
Following the cancellation of the Eurovision Song Contest 2020, the EBU and its Dutch Members NPO, NOS and AVROTROS are excited to confirm they are producing a new show, 'Eurovision: Europe Shine A Light', to air in place of the Grand Final on Saturday 16 May at 21:00 CEST.
New Algerian Director Generals
News - 31 Mar 2020
New Algerian Director Generals 
Our Algerian Members Etablissement Public de Télévision Algérienne  (EPTA) and Etablissement Public de Radiodiffusion Sonore (EPRS) have both appointed new leaders.
The Coronavirus and Public Service Media: Why digital transformation matters now more than ever
Blog - 31 Mar 2020
The Coronavirus and Public Service Media: Why digital transformation matters now more than ever 
In the new reality of Coronavirus - with millions of people retreating to the online world - the imperative of digital transformation has gone from important to absolutely critical. 
Eurovision Sport and EBU Members: Strong and reliable partners in a time of crisis
Press release - 31 Mar 2020
Eurovision Sport and EBU Members: Strong and reliable partners in a time of crisis 
Eurovision Sport, EBU Members and international sports federations and rights owners are collaborating to ensure that sport continues to be a focus for social cohesion in the weeks to come, despite the COVID-19 pandemic having forced the cancellation or postponement of major sporting events around the world.