Hromadske TV: A new kind of media, a new form of accountability
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Publisher: Association for Progressive Communications (APC) and Humanist Institute for Cooperation with Developing Countries (Hivos)
This chapter looks at Hromadske.TV – to the day the most popular Internet television station in Ukraine, registered as an NGO. It started its broadcast on 22 November 2013, the next day after the Ukrainian Government suspended preparation for signing the Ukraine EU Asso... View more
15 “Situation of defenders of economic, social and cultural rights”, a letter initiated by the International Platform against Impunity, the International Service for Human Rights and the Global Initiative for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, 24 May 2016. globalinitiative-escr.org/global-civil-society-alerts-un-committeeto-risks-facing-esc-rights-defenders
16 This is a territorial defence battalion established in mid-2014, during the early stages of the war in the Donbass. It consists of volunteer military units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine under the command of the Ukrainian Ministry of Defence in 2014-2015.
17 Here Ekaterina refers to the Russian-Ukrainian conflict in the Donbass which she reported on many times as an independent journalist. Interview conducted for this GISWatch report on 5 August 2016 via email.
18 Committee to Protect Journalists. (2015). Attacks on the Press: Journalism on the World's Front Lines.