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Austria: Greater transparency for public advertising to media needed

For Austrian media outlets, public advertising is very important, especially since the cor…

Austria’s journalists face roadblocks to accessing official information

If you you’re looking for information from the government, Austria is not the best place…

Blog: State support for media: A noble but risky proposition

As news organizations around the world have been recording, on one hand, an increase in au…

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Austria: New possibilities for media freedom

Zur deutschen Version Over the last two years, the policies of the previous government sho…

Online harassment of journalists in Austria

    This report summarises the results of the three-month OnTheLine project in A…

Defamation and Insult Laws in the OSCE Region (March 2017)

Commissioned by the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media…

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Austrian official: Enforce existing law to combat online abuse

“A threat to democracy” is how Austrian State Secretary for Diversity, Public Service …

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Freedom of Expression, Media and Information: SHDM II (June 22-23, 2020)

The second Supplementary Human Dimension Meeting (SHDM) on Freedom of Expression, Media a…

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