Improving the freedom, independence, pluralism and diversity of media
Kyiv 13 June 2018
The Council of Europe and European Union joint project “Freedom of Media in Ukraine”, implemented...
Baku 20 July 2017
One-day training seminar on Internet and Human Rights within the framework of the Council of...
Tbilisi 8 December 2017
On 17 December 2017, the closing event of the EU/Council of Europe joint programmes “Promoting...
Specific objective 1: review media legislation and regulation to bring these in line with European standards including ethical standards for media professionals.
Indicator: national legislation and media regulation is in compliance with European standards, notably in the following areas: public-service broadcasting; independence of broadcasting regulators; access to public information; concentration and transparency of media ownership; freedom of expression, including on the Internet, in at least 3 of 6 target countries.
Specific objective 2: support the implementation of legal frameworks, including remedial actions.
Indicator: public service, media governance and management are assessed and measures are taken to align them with Council of Europe standards.
Specific objective: promote the safety of journalists.
Indicator: awareness of CoE standards, in particular Articles 2 and 10 of ECHR, among members of parliaments is increased.