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Blog, August 29, 2017

BLOG: Let’s raise the bar on ePrivacy

In a matter as important as our privacy in the digital environment, it is my hope that we begin to…

Blog, May 3, 2017

Note from News Media Europe’s President on World Press Freedom Day

Press freedom in a diverse and plural media environment is essential for the functioning democratic societies and a core value…

Blog, March 15, 2017

BLOG: Bad news for European democracy

European publishers have long called for their legal recognition as a rights holder, a recognition that is common in other…

Blog, January 26, 2017

BLOG: European Commission presents new ePrivacy Regulation

The proposed ePrivacy regulation definitively states that prior consent is needed for almost any data usage (and not only personal…

NME news, December 22, 2016

NME response to consultation on the Leveson Inquiry and its implementation

The British government has opened up a public consultation on the next stage of the Leveson Inquiry, asking whether the government…

NME news, December 1, 2016

NME present at Council of Europe CDMSI meeting

Speech by Wout van Wijk during the Council of Europe’s Steering Committee on Media and Information Society (CDMSI) meeting 1st…

NME news, October 10, 2016

News Media Europe’s Wout van Wijk speech on copyright at EJC and Google debate

First of all I’d like to thank the organisers for setting up this panel and for making me part of…

NME news, September 28, 2016

NME Executive Director speech during the event on Copyright & Internet Freedom

Find below the speech delivered by Wout van Wijk, Executive Director of News Media Europe, during the roundtable on copyright and…

Blog, August 22, 2016

Copyright buzz gets viral in Brussels – What would a good reform look like for the news media industry?

The review of the copyright framework represents a substantial part of the European Commission’s Digital Single Market strategy, presented in…

NME news, April 26, 2016

News Media Europe welcomes the announcement by the European Commission to modernise VAT in the EU

News Media Europe, the organisation representing and promoting the interests of the modern European news media industry, welcomes the announcement…