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18 Apr 2018
EBU calls on public authorities to address the full extent of ‘Information Disorder’ 
The European Broadcasting Union (EBU), representing 73 public service media organizations across 56 countries, publishes today a policy paper providing recommendations to build a comprehensive framework...
12 Apr 2018
EBU and partners launch Global Council to Build Trust in Media and Fight Misinformation 
As part of its commitment to support and enhance public service media journalism, the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) is pleased to announce that it's joined up with 5 other media organisations to form...
04 Apr 2018
2nd Agile Newsroom to be held in Sarajevo 
Sarajevo will host the 2nd edition of the Eurovision Social Newswire's interactive learning and working experience - the Agile Newsroom - from June 13 - 15. The Agile Newsroom, which is an eyewitness media...
03 Apr 2018
EBU and partners launch Journalism Trust Initiative to combat disinformation 
An innovative self-regulatory media initiative designed to combat disinformation online – called the Journalism Trust Initiative (JTI) – was launched today (3 April) in Paris by the European Broadcasting...
13 Dec 2017
News Exchange moves to ebu.ch 
The EBU’s News Exchange platform has a new home on ebu.ch and is now mobile responsive. The new site is video driven and combines each news item’s script with its video. Users can therefore preview or...
13 Nov 2017
Rule changes for Eurovision News Exchange agreed by 12th News Assembly 
The 12th EBU News Assembly in Amsterdam has approved a number of significant amendments to the Eurovision News Exchange (EVN) Principles and Rules document (2013) which regulates the operation of the News...
09 Oct 2017
Unique PSM Agile newsroom helps report world events through eyewitness media in real time 
55 journalists from 23 EBU Members are working together for three days (9 - 11 Oct) at ORF’s headquarters in Vienna to clear content from social platforms in a collaborative newsroom that aims to enhance...
03 Oct 2017
Science in spotlight at 9th News and Technology Seminar 
80 delegates from 21 organisations have gathered at CERN in Geneva for the 9th News & Technology Seminar. They were welcomed by Chair of the EBU News Committee Sarah Ward-Lilley, Jeff Dubin, the EBU's...
26 Jul 2017
Online verification network gets new name following expansion 
The EBU’s User Generated Content Verification Network (UGCVN) has been renamed Eurovision Social Newswire to reflect its success and its expansion to material for online use. After originally having focused...
30 Jun 2017
EBU launches quality journalism initiative 
The provision of high-quality, independent news is at the very heart of public service media’s remit. However, today’s newsrooms are facing a myriad of challenges and how they tackle them will be key to the survival of public service media (PSM) and, arguably, the very future of democracy itself.