NEWS | 12 Oct 2015

The State of Broadband 2015

While Internet access is approaching saturation in the developed world, it is only accessible to a third of the people in developing countries. The State of Broadband Report 2015 points at inequalities in ICT access and use worldwide.

New book | 10 Aug 2015

The Nordic Media and the Cold War


The Cold War was global and included northern European countries like Sweden, Denmark, Finland and Norway in different ways.

A number of controversial topics are covered in this book on the Nordic Media and the Cold War, edited by the Norwegian researchers Henrik G. Bastiansen & Rolf Werenskjold.

Symposium | 4 Aug 2015

Global Journalism Symposium

The Global Journalism Symposium, 6 October 2015 in Kristiansand, Norway brings together scholars for a day of discussion and exchange.

NEWS | 29 Jun 2015

World film market trends

World Film Market Trends and Focus on Animation are the titles of two new booklets published by the European Audiovisual Observatory.

NEWS | 15 Jun 2015

The World’s Largest Media Corporations, 2015

Comcast, Google and Disney are the largest media corporations in the world, according to the list of the 65 largest media corporations, compiled by the German research institute Institut für Medien- und Kommunikationspolitik. Bonnier, from Sweden, is the only Nordic corporation on the list, ranking 57.

World Press Freedom Day | 4 May 2015

Let Journalism Thrive!

On 2-4 May, World Press Freedom Day 2015 - one of the largest events in the world coordinated by UNESCO -  take place in Riga. This Day was officially proclaimed by the UN General Assembly in 1993 and since then has taken place every year in a different country of the world.

NEWS | 20 Feb 2015

World Press Freedom Index 2015

In February, Reporters without Borders published its annual Press Freedom Index. Seen to the world's total score, there was a drastic decline in freedom of information in 2014, according to the organization. The Nordic countries top the list, despite weaker scores.

World Radio Day | 12 Feb 2015

Transnational Radio Encounters

UNESCO’s General Conference, at its 36th session, proclaimed World Radio Day on February 13 th.
Radio reaches more people in more places than any other medium and perhaps more than any other medium.

Conference | 2 Feb 2015

ICA 65th Annual Conference

Registration for the 65th ICA Annual Conference is now open.


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