Monitoring tools

Databases, indexes and other measurement tools which monitor the evolution of press and media freedom, facilitating comparisons across time and countries

SOMA, Social Observatory for Disinformation and Social Media Analysis

A platform with infrastructure and connections to support experts in their activity against disinformation, with verification tools, algorithms, and processes

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Last Despatches

BIRN’s Last Despatches series tells the stories of some of the reporters killed during and after the 1990s war in the Balkans, and highlights how attempts to secure justice for them have not yet succeeded

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European Science-Media Hub (ESMH)

An online platform bringing scientist, journalists and policymakers together in order to communicate science better was launched in 2017 as a project of the European Parliament’s Panel for the Future of Science and Technology (STOA)

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NewsGuard

A browser extension rating news websites based on their trustworthiness.

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Political Ads on Facebook

ProPublica has launched a database of political ads showed on Facebook, including each ad's targeting details.

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2018 World Press Freedom Index

The 2018 World Press Freedom Index highlights that political leaders are openly encouraging hostility towards the media, not only in authoritarian countries

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Mèdia.cat

Mèdia.cat is an online platform that detect media bias and media freedom violations in the Catalan countries

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Expression Interrupted

Expression Interrupted is a website dedicated to tracking the legal process against journalists and academics in Turkey

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Monitoring Media Pluralism in Europe: Application of the Media Pluralism Monitor 2016 in the European Union, Montenegro and Turkey

The 2016 report by the Centre for Media Pluralism and Media Freedom raises significant concern for media pluralism in the 28 European Union member states under examination and in two candidate states, Montenegro and Turkey

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2017 World Press Freedom Index

The 2017 World Press Freedom Index shows that media freedom is increasingly at stake, not only in authoritarian countries

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