CBA Secretary-General awarded honorary degree Broadcaster bursars bring back new ideas from their trips Australia, UK’s PSBs receive cuts to international and news CBA member broadcasters on air for Commonwealth Voices

CBA Secretary-General awarded honorary degree

Our congratulations to Sally-Ann Wilson, head of the CBA, who has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Bedfordshire

Broadcaster bursars bring back new ideas from their trips

The CBA Travel Bursary enables broadcasters to go on international exchange to share knowledge, see what this year’s bursars found on their journeys

Australia, UK’s PSBs receive cuts to international and news

This week saw the announcement of 80 job losses for ABC Australia, and a net 220 posts from BBC News, the latest in ongoing cuts to Public Service Broadcasting around the world

CBA member broadcasters on air for Commonwealth Voices

From today our members from Cameroon, Canada, the Caribbean, Gibraltar, Namibia, New Zealand and Malawi are joining in pop-up radio broadcasting for the Commonwealth Games

Exchange stories through the Commonwealth Voices project

Through an audio content exchange, we’re inviting members to swap cultural stories for radio in the run-up to the Commonwealth Games

Prince George christening footage on CBA News Exchange

CBA members have free downloadable broadcast access to scenes outside baby Prince George’s christening in London

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We’re changing!

The CBA is becoming a truly global media network

The CBA is becoming a truly global media network

Later this year the CBA will relaunch as the Public Media Alliance. The new name reflects our broader global focus, enabling Public Service Broadcasters from beyond the Commonwealth to join as members with full voting rights. The word “media” also replaces “broadcasting” to reflect the multiplatform, multimedia reality of PSB in the digital age.

Broadcast moves

The latest high-level appointments and departures in radio and television

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New Zealand’s PSB seeks heads for radio, digital and content

Public service broadcaster Radio New Zealand is searching for candidates for three new leadership roles as it accelerates its push into digital media.

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Canada’s public broadcaster unveils plan to ‘reimagine’ PSB

CBC/Radio-Canada has released an ambitious strategy for transforming the public broadcaster into a leaner, more agile, digital-first operation, in the face of media convergence and successive waves of budget cuts.

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Workshop to discuss digital future of public media for kids

The CBA is to hold a special workshop, Children’s Media at the Core of Public Service Media in a Multiplatform Era, at the World Summit on Media for Children, in Malaysia this September.

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