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Webcasts of the ICT4D Seminar Series now available

We had a terrific line up of speakers for our Hilary Term ICT4D seminar series, organized in collaboration with the Oxford Internet Institute and the Department of International Development. We are delighted that all of the webcasts are now available online for those of you that were not able to attend. Please check them out […]

Iginio Gagliardone publishes in New Media and Society

Iginio Gagliardone’s new article in New Media & Society charts new ways to understand the relationship between new communication technologies and governance in Africa. It explains how the ‘liberation technology’ agenda that has dominated most debates on the transformative power of new technologies has failed to take into account the variety of actors and networks that […]

Moot Court Winners’ Interview

Vuk Cucic and his team from the Unviersity of Belgrade over came the odds and many more experienced teams to take home the top prize for the oral rounds AND best memorials at the 2011 International Rounds in Oxford of the Price Media Law Moot Court Competition. In this video you will find out what […]

Latest updates on the Media, Conflict and Democratization project

For the latest information on the EU FP7 project on Media, Conflict and Democratization (MeCoDEM) check out the MeCoDEM website. Research emerging from this project will be posted here, along with events and other resources.  PCMLP is pleased to be leading Work Package 6 on Government Communication and directing the Kenya country team research.  Further information can be […]

Mapping and Analysing Hate Speech Online: Opportunities and Challenges for Ethiopia

PCMLP, in collaboration with Addis Ababa University, has published a new report that offers a set of innovative conceptual and methodological tools to address the emergence and proliferation of hate speech online. The issue of hate speech is complex – it serves as an illuminative lens for researchers and practitioners, governments and citizens, as well […]

Call for chapter proposals: ICTs, Governance & Peacebuilding in Africa

New information technologies (ICTs) such as mobile phones hold great potential to affect peacebuilding, statebuilding, governance, transparency, and accountability in Africa. ICTs ubiquity and ability to interact with older media enables citizens to experiment with innovative ways of influencing politics.  Despite strong assertions in the existing research regarding the usefulness of ICTs (and media more […]

Nicole Stremlau on research

Nicole Stremlau discusses some of the issues around PCMLP’s research on media and conflict. This video was prepared by the Wold Bank’s 2011 World Development Report.  

Moot Court Participants’ Interview

The third annual Price Moot Court Competition was held from March 24 – 27, 2010 at Oxford Uiversity and invited 27 teams from more than 18 countries. In the end, the team from Singapore Management University and School of Law won first place, with the Cardozo Law School team coming in second. In this video […]

Founder on the Moot Court Programme

Monroe E. Price, is the founder of the Programme in Comparative Media Law & Policy (PCMLP) at the University of Oxford and the Director of the Center for Global Communication Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. Here he explains a lit bit about the motivation behind creating the International Price Media Law Moot Court Competition.

2012 International Rounds in Oxford, Finals – Part 1

2012 International Rounds in Oxford – Finals at Rhodes House Part 1 – Introduction and Applicant begins their argument Saturday, 23 March, 2012 Part 1 of the full video of the finals of the International Rounds of the 2012 Price Media Law Moot Court Competition, where Sourav Roy and Kunal Singh representing NALSAR University of […]