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Austria: Election of new ORF head shines spotlight on selection process

On 10 August, the Austrian public service broadcasting company ORF (Österreichischer Rund…

#IPIWoCo recap: The future of public service media

  What are the keys to defending independent public broadcasting in Europe? The direc…

American photographer Maggie Shannon wins Peace Image of the Year

On International Day of Peace, September 21, the winners of the 2021 Global Peace Photo Aw…

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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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IPI Podcast: The up- and downside of new Austrian law to regulate platforms and ...

The Austrian Communication Platforms Act took effect on January 1, 2021. It’s Austria’…

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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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