The Center for Media, Data and Society (CMDS) is a research center for the study of media, communication, and information policy and its impact on society and practice. Founded in 2004 as the Center for Media and Communication Studies, CMDS is part of CEU’s School of Public Policy and serves as a focal point for an international network of acclaimed scholars, research institutions and activists.

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August 7, 2018

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August 3, 2018

CMDS fellow Vivian Walker and Political Capital's Lóránt Győri on the Hungarian government's disinformation narratives and the instrumentalization of ‘moral panic’.

August 2, 2018

What do experts see as the biggest challenges and threats to public service media across the globe? Read the takeaways from the IAMCR pre-conference.

July 18, 2018

We're proud to announce that Giulia Priora and Tobias Thomas have joined the Center as non-resident fellows.


Funding Journalism in the Digital Age, CMDS Summer Course

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