30 Mar 2020 20:14:00Strasbourg 30 March 2020
Due to the cancellation of the first MSI-REF meeting scheduled for 18-19 March 2020, owing to the...
27 Mar 2020 17:27:00Strasbourg 27 mars 2020
Due to the ongoing travel restrictions, the first MSI-DIG meeting, scheduled on 16 and 17 March...
23 Mar 2020 17:15:00Strasbourg 23 March 2020
The Council of Europe has recently published the Study on supporting quality journalism through...
20 Mar 2020 18:22:00Strasbourg 21 March 2020
Statement by the Council of Europe’s Committee of experts on media environment and reform...
13 Mar 2020 09:01:00
Conference “Artificial intelligence – Intelligent politics: Challenges and opportunities for media and democracy” postponed to October 2020Strasbourg 12 March 2020
In view of the outbreak of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) the co-organisers, the Council of Europe...
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