According to Watcher, 60 per cent is the highest Internet penetration rate Ukraine has ever seen so far. The study has been conducted on the whole territory of Ukraine (without the Crimea) by the Factum Group Ukraine at the request of the Ukrainian Internet Association.
The article offers a summary of the monitoring of the media coverage of the conflict in Donbas.
Experts frome Gerogia, Ukraine and Moldova explain how Russian propaganda works in their countries.
Iryna Andreiciv, the expert of MediaSapiens, analyzed the main trends in covering news in the analytical article “In Standby Regime: Monitoring of the News (8-13.02.2016)”.
Internews Ukraine, Telekrytyka, Fundation “Pubicity” express their anxiety about the situation around the establishment of National Public Teleradiocompany of Ukraine.
During the last year, NGO “Internews-Ukraine” implemented 35 national projects. The organisation initiated 66 investigative journalism projects, which revealed evidence of abuses in the amount of 1.5 bln. UAH.
Article by Anastasia Stanko “Thank you for living” states that 2015 is the year of war, elections, arrests and omnipotence of the intelligence services for Ukrainian media. Ukraine was on the 129th place out of 180 countries at the World Press Freedom Index 2015.
Under the auspices of the joint program of the European Union and the Council of Europe “Strengthening the Information Society in Ukraine” during the period from 20 August to 20 December 2015 a number of measures aimed at supporting the implementation of the reform of public broadcasting have been taken.
NGO “Telekritika” has developed methodology for monitoring the conflict-sensitive coverage by Ukrainian TV-channels of groups which are influenced by the conflict.