Media Freedom Forum
London | 8 November 2018
A high-level, invitation-only meeting of broadcasters to hear evidence of the challenges facing broadcasters in maintaining media freedom, reaching audiences in territories worldwide and developing a collaborative, pan-industry approach to raising awareness of the issue of media freedom
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Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) President Thomas Kent has announced he is leaving the organization effective October 1, 2018, after a two-year stint during which the company dramatically expanded efforts to combat disinformation and extremist propaganda in...
First regional awards event recognises key programmes about challenges facing Asia and the Pacific The inaugural Association for International Broadcasting Asia-Pacific Sustainability Awards have been presented to the winners at a ceremony held in Taipei. These new...
Second six-year mandate for Limbourg, first elected in 2013 Peter Limbourg has been re-elected as director general of Germany’s international broadcaster Deutsche Welle (DW) for another six years, his first mandate having been deemed very successful. DW celebrated...
The Association for International Broadcasting has a range of specialised Working Groups that allow the exchange of information and expertise among AIB Members.
Current Working Groups include: Cyber Security; Audience Research; Sustainability; and Emerging Technology. Read more here.
The AIB monitors threats to journalists working throughout the world.
Check our the latest news affecting the free and fair reporting of news around the world. More here.
The AIBs 2017
Our 13th annual competition for factual productions across television, radio and online culminated in two major events at the start of November. On Wednesday 1 November, our gala awards dinner took place in the stunning surroundings of LSO St Luke’s, London EC1. It was here that our 2017 award winners were presented with their trophies at an event attended by colleagues from Oceania, Asia, the Middle East, Europe and North America. See the winners who were at the AIBs gala dinner here On 2 November, we held our second #iamabroadcaster The AIBs Masterclass, an informal and interactive session that brought together a range of the finalists in this year’s AIBs for a half-day session of knowledge and idea sharing. Read the Winners and Finalists book here and see some of the work submitted in the video (right).