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On March 1, 2021 the One Free Press Coalition launched the 25th monthly “10 Most Urgent” list of press freedom cases around the world. This iteration focuses on women in anticipation of International Women’s Day observed March 8.   In an industry long dominated by men, more and more female journalists around the world are… » read more

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Contributor: Bart Becks. On February 1, 2021 the One Free Press Coalition launched the 24th monthly “10 Most Urgent” list of press freedom abuses around the world. This iteration focuses on elections and protests as a catalyst for violence against journalists.   Countries in which the number of jailed journalists rose significantly in 2020 include… » read more

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  Guest blog post by Kay Jebelli, CCIA Europe competition counsel, Computer & Communications Industry Association Proposals to punish or control bigger tech companies get headlines in the news. But making policy based on simplistic solutions rather than sound evidence risks unintended consequences. The risk is greatest where the justifications for policy choices are internally… » read more

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Tribune – Marie-Christine Ribera, directrice générale du CEFS. Pour recycler une formule célèbre : « trop d’étiquetage tue l’étiquetage ». Les règles d’étiquetage des denrées alimentaires au sein de l’UE ont été adoptées dans le grand paquet de directives ayant conduit à la création du Marché unique européen. On parle ici des années 1990. A… » read more

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Guest post by Laurindo Alberto Pimentel Frias, from the University of Coimbra (Portugal). Days after the European elections, and with the expected outcome – the consolidation of the Eurosceptic block and extremist movements or the “end” of bipartisanship – it is time to reflect on the challenges ahead in the next five years during which… » read more

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Guest blog post by Massimo Lapucci, Secretary General of Fondazione CRT and Chair of the European Foundation Centre (EFC)   Growing nationalism and deepening populist sentiment across Europe make it all the more urgent to bolster our shared European values. Civil society, which includes philanthropy, is essential in this. But if civil society remains legally… » read more

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