Ombudsmen in the Latin American press: A complex task that seeks to become permanent

At the outset of 2010, at least 30 Ombudsmen experiences were in operation in the Latin American media, not only in newspapers but also in audiovisual media, especially in those of public management. The task of the News Ombudsmen or Defenders in the region is complex, in view of the economic difficulties with which the […]

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A photo album of the ONO Conference in Oxford is posted

Thanks to Thom Meens, photos of the ONO conference in Oxford are available on ONO’s Facebook fan page. Members are welcome to add their own photos, write captions and tag photos. View the album here.

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Defining a news ombudsman in a digital world

By Sally Begbie Special Broadcasting Service, Australia As news organisations become increasingly connected to their audiences, and those audiences equally become increasingly networked, the capacity for the news organisation to be held accountable by their audiences can only intensify. As we know, news organisations hold themselves accountable to their audiences through the application of a […]

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2010 ONO Conference will be in Oxford, England

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The 2010 ONO Conference will be held May 12-15 at Reuters Institute, Oxford University in Oxford, England. The theme is “Expanding ONO’s Influence in a Digital Age.” The conference will feature a session on how we all cope with maintaining values and ethics in the new media landscape ,which will take place in a modern […]

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