Building sustainable media system in Latvia: from international comparison of journalism risks to development of media accountability

  • Rožukalne, Anda (Project leader)
  • Dimants, Ainārs (Participant)
  • Ozoliņa, Līga (Participant)
  • Kažoka, Aija (Assistant (student))
  • Medne, Gerda (Assistant (student))
  • Rudzika, Lelde (Assistant (student))
  • Rublāne, Elizabete (Assistant (student))
  • Reinsone, Rūta (Assistant (student))

Project Details

Description

The aim of the project is to increase fundamental knowledge about the Latvian media environment creating a Latvian media system model. Data on the state of Latvian journalism will be collected during the project at the same time implementing the third round of studies for the international Worlds of Journalism Study (WJS) project: surveys and interviews with Latvian journalists – on professional roles of journalists, values, working environment, etc., because the researchers involved in the project are invited to represent Latvia in this global project.
StatusActive
Effective start/end date12/10/2011/10/21

Funding

  • Riga Stradins University: €17,318.00

Smart Specialization Area

  • Social sciences and humanities as fields with horizontal impact on RIS3

Keywords

  • Latvian media system
  • journalists’ risks
  • journalistic roles
  • journalistic culture
  • media accountability

Field of Science

  • 5.8 Media and Communication