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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.
29 Jun 2017
Mario Orfeo appointed new RAI Director General 
Mario Orfeo has been appointed Director General of Italian Member RAI. A journalist all his life, Orfeo worked for newspapers including Il Giornale di Napoli, La Repubblica and Il Mattino which he managed for...
27 Jun 2017
Eurovision News Contacts Meeting Welcomed to Rome by Mayor 
Over 100 participants from 45 Members attended the annual Eurovision News Contacts meeting in Rome this May.
03 May 2017
EBU celebrates World Press Freedom Day 
From Brussels to Jakarta: the EBU celebrates the importance of free, independent, and quality journalism on World Press Freedom Day.
03 Mar 2017
EBU partners in new International Constructive Journalism Institute 
EBU Media Director Jean Philip De Tender has participated in the launch of new International Constructive Journalism Institute in Aarhus, Denmark that will help journalists and news organisations to apply...