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September Newsletter – THINK-and-DO-Tank: Media Policy & Innovative Projects to support Democracy
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Category: Training & Skills
01 Jul
2019

June Newsletter – After new MEPs election: creating a Media Intergroup

Dear  Friend, There will be no summer break for European policy-makers until decisions are made about EU top jobs and coalitions are formed. The European Parliament has already suffered a setback as the Spitzenkandidaten process has been trampled by heads of states. This has triggered an OpEd by Christophe Leclercq, founder of EURACTIV Media Network, calling MEPs to..

30 Apr
2019

April Newsletter – Skills for media & EU policy priorities

  Dear Friend, After what will likely be “difficult” EU elections, what should 2019 be about? We believe it should focus on big ideas, notably democracy, as well as the revival of the media sector. Moving on from fighting fake news, cybersecurity and – rightly – from challenging dominant social platforms. In relation to these..

28 Mar
2019

Training European professionals in 21st century public policy and communication skills

Fondation EURACTIV and its media partner have trained around 1000 people over the years, mostly young media professionals. The foundation’s former Secretary General tries to draw some lessons from this experience, before the think-do tank embarks on new programmes. Training for life / Life long learning / Training by doing /Train the trainers These are..

03 Sep
2018

Yes to Erasmus4Media: 60 stakeholders support Stars4Media

This is the current list of 60 moral supporters to the “Stars4Media” pilot project proposal. In addition to 30 media interviewed in 6 countries under the prior #Media4EU research and editorial project. The pilot project name is under consideration. ‘Erasmus4Media’ explains it well (and the root has been used, eg for ‘Erasmus for young entrepreneurs’). But other names..