Monitoring tools

OCCRP Media ownership project

A three year analysis by the Organized Crime and Corruption Project unveils transparency and corruption issues in media ownership structures in Eastern Europe, the Balkans and the former Soviet Union

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Mediapedia: Media Ownership in Macedonia

A database of media ownership in Macedonia tracing back the ownership structure to individuals, firms and their links with politics and business

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Media Ownership Monitor - Reporters without Borders

The Media Ownership Monitor is a global research and advocacy initiative launched by Reporter Without Borders to increase transparency about media ownership

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RWB Violations of press freedom barometer

RWB barometer provides detailed information on the numbers and circumstances of murder and detention against journalists and media workers, from the year 2000 onwards

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Media Pluralism Monitor 2015

The Media Pluralism Monitor 2015 is a measurement tool designed to assess the risks to media pluralism in EU member states. The second MPM pilot-project is a follow-up to the Media Pluralism Monitor 2014, covering new countries

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Media Pluralism Monitor 2014

The Media Pluralism Monitor 2014 is a measurement tool updating and testing previous monitoring tools, designed to assess the risks to media pluralism in EU member states

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IREX Media Sustainability Index (MSI)

IREX Media Sustainability Index (MSI) considers developments over time, with a specific focus on economic sustainability; quality of journalism and management practices

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Internet Ownership Project

The Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP), Rise Project and EurActiv Romania have launched this monitoring platform focusing on internet ownership transparency in Eastern Europe

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Index of Censorship - Mapping media freedom

Journalists and media workers are confronting relentless pressure simply for doing their job. Mapping Media Freedom identifies threats, violations and limitations faced by members of the press throughout European Union member states, candidates for entry and neighbouring countries

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Freedom House - Freedom of the Press

Freedom House assesses the challenges for media freedom worldwide in its annual Freedom of the Press report. The finding of Freedom House monitoring activity are presented also through interactive maps

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