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Blog - 14 Feb 2019
YLE: To Inform, Educate, Entertain and… well, that’s still it? 
For this month's blog on digital transformation among our Members we asked Mika Rahkonen, Head of Strategy at Yle for his Top 6 wishes for 2019. Mika is currently drafting and defining the key building...
Press release - 12 Feb 2019
EBU and partners highlight threat to media freedom in Council of Europe report 
Press freedom in Europe is more fragile now than at any time since the end of the Cold War. That is the alarming conclusion of a report launched today by the EBU and 11 partner organizations of the Council...
Blog - 06 Feb 2019
The unique role of public service media 
Our President Tony Hall and Vice President Delphine Ernotte Cunci discuss the value of and importance of public service media across Europe as they take up their new roles.
News - 05 Feb 2019
EBU urges Kosovo authorities to adopt RTK Law 
The EBU is concerned that the institutional and editorial independence of Kosovo’s public service broadcaster, RTK, will be undermined if the law on Public Sector Salaries adopted on 2 February is promulgated...
Press release - 04 Feb 2019
EBU and partners move forward on defining indicators for trusted news 
The Journalism Trust Initiative, proposed and organized by Reporters Without Borders (RSF) and its partners, the EBU, Agence France Presse (AFP) and the Global Editors Network (GEN), is entering its decisive...
News - 04 Feb 2019
Curtain rises on renovated Geneva Opera 
One of Europe’s premier opera houses, the Grand Théâtre of Geneva reopens on 12 February after a three-year restoration with Part I of Richard Wagner’s complete Ring cycle, Das Rheingold, with the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande conducted by Georg Fritzsch.
Blog - 31 Jan 2019
Investing in European Content and Culture 
We have just published our latest report on public service media’s contribution to the creative economy. It contains some fascinating insights and figures that you may want to use in your own public campaigns.
News - 30 Jan 2019
Digital Transformation Initiative delivers first workshop of 2019 with Czech Radio 
The EBU's Digital Unit has visited colleagues at Czech Radio (CR) for a two-day workshop (24 January) as part of the Digital Transformation Initiative. The workshop focussed on the challenges, goals, and...
News - 25 Jan 2019
EBU Members highlight challenges faced by PSM at the Parliamentary Assembly of Council of Europe 
EBU Members from Ukraine, Lithuania and Slovenia have been discussing the challenges facing public service media (PSM) at a hearing organized by the EBU and the Parlimentary Assembly of the Council of...
Press release - 25 Jan 2019
Eurovision Sport extends reach of winter sports with FTA coverage in China 
Eurovision Sport is leading the way by extending the reach of winter sports in China.