CONSULTATIONS: Safeguarding media freedom in the EU – new rules

Deadline: 21-03-2022

(Source: European Commission)

Summary

Recent developments in EU countries affecting the ownership, management or operation of certain media outlets point to increasing interference in the media sector.

This initiative aims to ensure that the EU media market functions better by improving legal certainty and eliminating internal market obstacles.

The rules will set out a mechanism to increase the transparency, independence and accountability of actions affecting media markets, freedom and pluralism within the EU.

Topic

Single market

Type of act

Proposal for a regulation

Category

Commission Work Programme

More information

 

 

Privacy Preferences
When you visit our website, it may store information through your browser from specific services, usually in form of cookies. Here you can change your privacy preferences. Please note that blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience on our website and the services we offer.