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Big Data, Not Big Brother: New Data Protection Laws and ...
CIMA Digital Report

For years, the road to news media financial sustainability was said to be paved with data—digital news outlets were counseled to collect as many details about their readers as possible in order to deliver more relevant content as well as to support more lucrative, targeted adve...

Media Development and the Open Government Partnership: C...
CIMA Digital Report

The global effort to promote open and transparent government creates new opportunities to put media development on the political agenda of countries around the world. This report looks in particular at the structures of the Open Government Partnership (OGP), which in its 2016 Par...

How Social Media Taxes Can Burden News Outlets: The Case...
CIMA Digital Report

In July 2018, the government of Uganda implemented a tax on individual users of social media platforms. In the first three months following the introduction of the tax in the country, internet penetration dropped from 47 percent to 35 percent. Given that a significant amount of n...

Confronting the Crisis in Independent Media: A Role for ...
CIMA Digital Report

The international community is waking up to its responsibility to protect and strengthen independent media around the world. This report puts forward recommendations for how that responsibility can be translated into action, acknowledging the complexity of the crisis facing indep...