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Webinar on Covid-19 and the Nordic news media

EVENT | 26 April 2021

The corona pandemic has had a major impact on the Nordic news media. At the same time as advertising revenues have fallen sharply, interest among the audience for professional news coverage has increased. This is shown by a new report that Nordicom has produced and which was presented at a webinar on 22 April.

Presentation & debate

Mark Blach-Ørsten - Professor, University of Roskilde
Jonas Ohlsson - Director, Nordicom
Heini í Skorini - Assistant professor, University of the Faroe Islands
Randi S. Øgrey - Director, Mediebedriftenes Landsforening
Heidi Avellan - Political editor-in-chief, Sydsvenskan


Press release: Fewer advertisers but more subscribers to the Nordic news media during the pandemic

Download report (In Scandinavian): Covid-19 och de nordiska nyhetsmedierna

Framsida på covid-19 rapport