In 2014 European Alternatives ran a European Citizens’ Initiative on media freedom, collecting 200,000 signatures across the EU, demanding better European policy to protect the freedom of information. We have mobilised thousands of activists, NGOs and citizens’ movements from across E […]
The recent developments which have been reported in Hungary risk violating basic human rights such as right to liberty, freedom of association, freedom of expression and information as well as freedom of the press and wider media, and are becoming increasingly alarming.
Looking at the first 50 days of the so-called New Turkey, since the August 10 Presidential elections, one cannot observe anything new, except for a few new methods in violation of rights and liberties.
Signature collection for the European Citizen’s Initiative for Media Pluralism has closed with an important result that testified the success of the initiative. The campaign, coordinated throughout Europe by European Alternatives and Alliance International de Journalists, collec […]
European Alternatives relaunches its flagship campaign “European initiative for media pluralism“. We have until August 2014 to collectd one million online and offline signatures throughout Europe to pass legislation defending the freedom and pluralism of the media across t […]
Job Opening: Online Campaign Manager Application Deadline: September 22nd, 2013 Start-date: October / November, depending on availability Location: Rome, Italy Remuneration: based on experience, indicative range €1,500 – €1,800 NET per month plus benefits Context European Altern […]
The National Conference for Media Reform has it all: Award-winning artists. Hollywood luminaries. Visionary activists. Veteran journalists. D.C. heavyweights. And European Alternatives! Organised by Free Press in Denver over April 3-8, the conference deals with today’s pressing media […]
Background European Alternatives is a transnational citizens’ organisation active throughout Europe to promote democracy, equality and culture beyond the nation state. European Alternatives, together with the Alliance Internationale de Journalistes, has launched a European Citiz […]
Making Water a Human Right The time has come for the first ever European Citizens’ Initiative to be heard by the European institutions having surpassed the ambitious one million signature threshold. The inaugural debate on a European Citizens Initiative was held for the “Right2W […]