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News - 21 Dec 2016
EBU welcomes EU Parliament call to support research for European cultural and creative industries 
The European Parliament has asked for the launch of a comprehensive and coherent industrial policy framework to support Europe’s cultural and creative sector.
News - 08 Dec 2016
PSM under pressure to do more with less 
Public service media (PSM) are under increasing pressure to deliver more services despite diminishing resources.
Press release - 30 Nov 2016
Digital Single Market proposals for broadcasters’ online programmes fully respect contractual freedom and territoriality 
The EBU believes the European Commission’s proposal will enable more PSM content to circulate online without harming the existing prerogatives of rightsholders and broadcasters.
News - 21 Nov 2016
EBU sets out recommendations for media freedom and pluralism at EU Fundamental Rights Colloquium 
EBU President Jean-Paul Philippot addressed the key contribution public service media makes to media freedom and pluralism at the 2016 Annual Colloquium on Fundamental Rights
News - 21 Nov 2016
EBU presents ‘Generation What’ to European ministers of Culture and Education 
The EBU was invited to present the preliminary results of its landmark ‘Generation What’ project to the EU Council on Education, Youth, Culture and Sport.
Press release - 10 Nov 2016
Legal certainty for Digital Terrestrial Television is crucial for broadcasters, audiences and European cultural industries 
The EBU welcomes proposals by the European Parliament which aim at strengthening legal certainty for DTT until 2030 in the sub-700 MHz Band.
News - 03 Nov 2016
Access Services plenary explores growth of services and challenges 
More than 55 experts from 17 EBU Members came together for the annual Access Services plenary meeting in Berlin on 2 November. The event was hosted by RBB/ARD at the invitation of the Eurovision Access...
Legal case note - 18 Oct 2016
The Polish Interim Broadcasting Act and Article 10 ECHR 
3 years after their study examining the closure of ERT in the light of Article 10 of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR), Professors Walter Berka and Hannes Tretter have finalised a similar study examining the Polish Interim Broadcasting Act of December 2015.
News - 14 Oct 2016
EBU Legal and Public Affairs Assembly reflects on digital transformation of PSM 
The role of big data in informing citizens and providing recommendations came in sharp focus during the 12th EBU Legal and Public Affairs Assembly.
News - 13 Oct 2016
Licence Fee still the core of public service media funding in Europe 
Despite challenges to its legitimacy, the licence fee still provides two thirds of all EBU public service media (PSM) income and remains the bedrock of PSM funding across the continent.