Funding and regulating public interest journalism in a world of fake news
Both the challenges of and societal need for funding public interest journalism are making themselves unprecedentedly known in light of Covid and global politics.
The All Party Parliamentary Media Group (APPG Media), in collaboration with NewsNow, is hosting a panel event to explore this issue and the potential policy solutions, spanning funding, regulation, fake news and freedom of speech, through to the prospective policy solutions to protect and promote legitimate news over misinformation in the digital world.
- Jonathan Heawood, Public Interest News Foundation
- Adam Newby, NewsNow
- Rachel Oldroyd, Bureau of Investigative Journalism
- Matt Rogerson, Guardian Media Group
Andy Carter MP, chair of the All Party Parliamentary Media Group, will be leading the discussion.
It promises to be an engaging and insightful discussion, and we look forward to seeing you there.