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Ukraine: from press freedom to censorship risks

Last January the Ukrainian Ministry of Culture, Youth, and Sports presented a bill in order to change the media and disinformation law. The proposal, however, has raised criticism from the opposition, journalists, and media experts, who see their right to freedom of opinion threatened

Source: Osservatorio Balcani e Caucaso - ECPMF News

Erasmus+ International Volunteer Youth Awards is open for submissions!

Deadline: February 29   Erasmus+ INTERNATIONAL VOLUNTEER YOUTH AWARDS is open for submissions! Nominate in the following categories: THE MOST INSPIRING VOLUNTEERING STORY IN YOUTH FIELD THE MOST IMPACTFUL VOLUNTEERING YOUTH INITIATIVE or PROJECT THE BEST VOLUNTEERING RECOGNITION TOOL OF THE YEAR ✔ The Prize is part of a wider project “Voluntary Youth Work Recognition for […] The post Erasmus+ International Volunteer Youth Awards is open for submissions! appeared first on European Youth Press.

Source: European Youth Press

Erasmus+ International Volunteer Youth Awards is open for submissions!

Deadline: February 29   Erasmus+ INTERNATIONAL VOLUNTEER YOUTH AWARDS is open for submissions! Nominate in the following categories: THE MOST INSPIRING VOLUNTEERING STORY IN YOUTH FIELD THE MOST IMPACTFUL VOLUNTEERING YOUTH INITIATIVE or PROJECT THE BEST VOLUNTEERING RECOGNITION TOOL OF THE YEAR ✔ The Prize is part of a wider project “Voluntary Youth Work Recognition for […] The post Erasmus+ International Volunteer Youth Awards is open for submissions! appeared first on European Youth Press.

Source: European Youth Press

Antonio Megalizzi, in love with Europe

The Antonio Megalizzi Foundation was inaugurated in Trento on February 13th-14th. The ceremony was attended by President of the European Parliament David Sassoli, who outlined the challenges faced by the Union, the community in which Antonio strongly believed

Source: Osservatorio Balcani e Caucaso - ECPMF News

Trento: inauguration of the Antonio Megalizzi Foundation

The Antonio Megalizzi Foundation, dedicated to the young man from Trentino who died in December 2018 during a terrorist attack in Strasbourg, is being inaugurated in Trento on February 13th and 14th

Source: Osservatorio Balcani e Caucaso - ECPMF News

Training for Journalists-in-Exile: Social Media Management

Organised by the European Centre for Press & Media Freedom Using Facebook, Twitter and Instagram can be a simple but effective way for journalists to reach a wide audience. However, there are some tips to consider while using these social media channels to avoid any decline of your engagement. This training will provide you with media outlet case studies on each platform to help you develop your social media strategy. You will get to know new digital tools for creating effective content and learn about guidelines for successful community management Topic: Social Media Management for Journalists Date: 03 March 2020, 10:00 – 17:00 Location:…

Source: European Centre for Press and Media Freedom (ECPMF)

Letter to EC VP Vera Jourova on Anti-SLAPP legislation

With more than 20 international organisations we have written a joint letter to European Commissioner Vice President Věra Jourová calling on her to include everyone who has been impacted by SLAPP lawsuits in the European Union’s proposed new rules. Vice-President Vera JourováEuropean CommissionRue de la Loi / Wetstraat 2001049 BrusselsBelgium Brussels, 27 January 2020 RE: Including all affected groups in anti-SLAPP legislation Dear Vice-President Jourová, We are pleased to hear that you are preparing EU legislation to deter Strategic Lawsuits Against Public Participation (SLAPPs). We believe this is extremely important to safeguard freedom of expression, and advocacy and assembly rights in the EU, and…

Source: European Centre for Press and Media Freedom (ECPMF)

Call for the organisers’ team

Deadline: February 20, 2020 The European Youth Press (EYP), a network of young media makers, is looking for enthusiastic people who have experience in large scale event (summer school) organising. The organisers’ team should have the following positions: project coordinator, participants and finance coordinator, external communications coordinator and designer. The best candidate for ... The post "Call for the organisers’ team" appeared first on European Youth Press.

Source: European Youth Press

Call for project organisers team

Deadline: March 1, 2020   The European Youth Press (EYP), a network of young media makers, is looking for enthusiastic people who have experience in large scale event (summer school) organising. The organisers’ team should have the following positions: project coordinator, participants and finance coordinator, external communications coordinator and designer.   The best candidate for […] The post Call for project organisers team appeared first on European Youth Press.

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Open Call for a Webmaster

Deadline: March 1, 2020   The European Youth Press (EYP), a network of young media makers, is seeking a Webmaster to work on the creation/redesign of the new European Youth Press website. The Webmaster will be working and reporting directly to the Communication team of EYP.   The selected candidate will be responsible for: Creation/redesign […] The post Open Call for a Webmaster appeared first on European Youth Press.

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