CBU Statement on Membership of the Board of One Caribbean Media

The Caribbean Broadcasting Union, as the unique grouping of public service and independent media entities in the Dutch, English, French and Spanish Caribbean is paying close attention to recent developments affecting the membership of the Board of Directors of One Caribbean Media (OCM) headquartered in Trinidad & Tobago. It has noted the efforts by the Government of Trinidad and Tobago to gain a foothold on the Board of the OCM through the National Investment Fund, the state entity which holds shares of OCM acquired through the Government’s bailout of CLICO. ...

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ABU Launches Future of News Report

Toronto, ON – July 18, 2024 –The Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) announced today that is has launched its report on the future of news in the Asia-Pacific region at the Global News Forum in Bangkok, Thailand. The Future of News in Asia and the Pacific highlights the range and unprecedented pace of change in the news industry. The report was compiled and edited by the ABU’s Director of News and the Chair of the WBU’s News Committee, Deborah Steele. “The aim of this report is to highlight the range of issues driving change, and to explore the implications ...

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Journalism AI Academy for Small Newsrooms

The JournalismAI Academy for Small Newsrooms is offering a FREE online programme that offers a deep dive into the potential of artificial intelligence to journalists and media professionals from small newsrooms. It is designed by the JournalismAI team at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and powered by the Google News Initiative. The Academy has been a core programme of the JournalismAI initiative since 2021, training over 100 newsroom professionals from across the globe. Following the success of the past three years, which included ...

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WBU Statement On Recent Committee Appointments

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WBU Statement on the Conflict in Gaza

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