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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January 23, 2020
CMDS Researcher Dumitrita Holdis published three articles for the European Journalism Observatory about Romanian media.
January 22, 2020
A new report by the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism reveals how independent journalists in Central and Eastern Europe are under attack from politicians but also from fellow journalists based at rival outlets.
January 21, 2020
CMDS Director Marius Dragomir was interviewed by the Hungarian language Slovakian newspaper, Uj Szo.
January 20, 2020
Journalists of the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) revealed the story of how Africa’s wealthiest woman moved hundreds of millions of dollars in public money out of one of the poorest countries on the planet.


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