Publications - Reports

What Keeps Fact-Checking Organizations up at Night

Fact-checkers find reaching their audience, using social media effectively, gaining credibility, and achieving an impact the most important impact-related challenges in their work, according to a newly released CMDS report.

Can Journalism Recover from Coronavirus?

The global pandemic resulted in a financial crisis, which hit an already struggling media industry. A new report, co-authored by our Advisory Board member, Anya Schiffrin, investigated initiatives aimed at helping news organizations, and found promising examples.

How Data Governance Affects Media Freedom

Media organizations have to better understand data regulation. Failure to do so can badly hurt them.

How Technology Changes Slovak Media

Slovak news media are highly dependent on the distribution power of the global tech giants. That makes them highly vulnerable.

Journalism in Georgia: Under Pressure

News is a much-sought product in Georgia, but its production is not a lucrative business. Independent journalism struggles in a highly politicized media industry where politicians and wealthy families call the shots.