Center for Media Research-Nepal Joins Media Influence Matrix Project

July 13, 2018

The Center for Media Research-Nepal (CMR Nepal), an autonomous, research- and policy-oriented, think tank in Nepal, has joined the Media and Power Consortium. The consortium runs the Media Influence Matrix, a project launched in 2017 by the CMDS.

News Aggregation and the Reform of EU Copyright Law

July 3, 2018

The EU is adopting new copyright rules that are likely to fundamentally transform the online news industry: as of 2019, news aggregators in Europe will have a bumpier ride.

Fanucci Trains Legal Professionals at EUI's Transnational Training Workshop on Freedom of Expression and Countering Hate Speech

June 14, 2018

CMDS fellow and member of our Media Policy Hub of policy experts, Francesca Fanucci has recently taken part as a trainer in EUI's E-NACT workshop on the techniques of judicial interactions in the application of the EU charter on freedom of expression.

Facebook Used Less for News, But Not in Hungary: The 2018 Digital News Report is Out Now

June 14, 2018

The use of social media for news has started to fall in a number of key markets – after years of continuous growth, according to the seventh annual Digital News Report from the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at the University of Oxford.

Who's Influencing the Media In Slovakia

June 13, 2018

Earlier this year, CMDS has launched the Media Influence Matrix Project to investigate the profound influence that rapid shifts in policy, sources of funding and technology companies in the public sphere are having on journalism today. The first report, on Slovakia, authored by CMDS director Marius Dragomir, is out now. Read it here.