Reuters Digital News Report 2022: Depressing agenda is leading many people to turn away from the news as younger audiences lean further into TikTok

This year's Report provides evidence that much of the public is turning away from important stories such as the pandemic, Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, and the cost-of-living crisis. The report documents ways in which the connection between journalism and much of the public may be fraying. The chapter on Hungary was written by CMDS Senior Program Officer and Researcher Éva Bognár.

Anya Schiffrin Co-authors UNESCO Report on Funding Journalism

A new UNESCO report on policy options for media viability, written by our Advisory Board Member Anya Schiffrin, Julie Posetti, Emily Bell and Francesca Edgerton, was released on World Press Freedom Day.

How the Industry Controls Media Policy in Argentina

In Argentina, freedom of expression is officially guaranteed by the Constitution and the government has the upper hand in media regulation. Yet, it is the largest media groups in the country that exert real influence in the policy process, according to a new report published today by CMDS.

The Impact of the War on News Media: What Journalists Expect

Many journalists expect a fall in advertising revenue, the closure of media outlets and increasing government control over the media as a consequence of the war in Ukraine, a new CMDS report finds.

Cómo la Industria Controla la Política de Medios en Argentina

En Argentina, la libertad de expresión está oficialmente garantizada por la Constitución y el gobierno tiene la ventaja en la regulación de los medios. Sin embargo, son los grupos de medios más grandes del país los que ejercen una influencia real en el proceso político, según un nuevo informe publicado hoy por CMDS.