The Resource Centre on Media Freedom in Europe (RC) is managed by OBC Transeuropa (OBCT) within the Media Freedom Rapid Response (MFRR), a consortium of six partners tracking, monitoring and reacting to violations of press and media freedom in EU Member States and Candidate Countries.

Our platform offers access to a collection of analysis and background material exploring media freedom and pluralism in Europe, and it also helps contextualise alerts issued on the Mapping Media Freedom.


Italian civil society organisations take part in parliamentary consultations on defamation reform

Last month, the Italian anti-SLAPP working group submitted its written contribution to the Justice Commission of the Senate which had opened public consultations on a number of bills designed to amend defamation provisions of the Italian criminal and civil codes


New forms of abusive lawsuits and the (lacking) response of States to anti-SLAPP measures 

Our research on surveillance and its impact on the work of journalists all over Europe 

A collection of OBCT analyses focused on the Rule of Law Reports and their implementation