News

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.

CMDS Fellow Vivian Walker on Narratives in the Georgian "Rave Revolution"

May 30, 2018

CMDS fellow Vivian Walker's article, Six Narratives in Search of a Truth: The Georgian “Rave Revolution” written for the USC Center on Public Diplomacy's Blog examines those six narratives that became the story of the “rave revolution”, and which arose from the fundamental polarization at the core of Georgian society.

Sejal Parmar Publishes Article on Freedom of Expression Narratives after the Charlie Hebdo Attacks

CMDS team member Sejal Parmar's article "Freedom of Expression Narratives after the Charlie Hebdo Attacks" has been published in the Human Rights Law Review. Sejal is currently senior advisor to OSCE's Representative on Freedom of the Media.