Tag Archives: Latvia

Mapping Digital Media - Latvia, in Latvian

MDM Update: Latvia Report now in Latvian – and a clarification

The Latvia report in the Mapping Digital Media series is now available in Latvian. You can download the Latvian version – like all the reports in the series – as a PDF on soros.org, or read it as an


Latvian media – heading for analog oblivion

Guest Post By Signe Valtiņa

On 15 January 2009, a Latvian guy named Jānis Krūms posted a photo on his Twitpic.com profile and tweeted: “There is a plane in the Hudson. I’m on the ferry going to pick up the people. Crazy.“ The … Read more


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Latvia – Mapping Digital Media Report [Updated with Latvian translation]

Latvia ended analog terrestrial broadcasting on June 1, 2010, following a flawed process of spectrum allocation, minimal public consultation, and without ensuring that the public understood the process or that the most vulnerable members of society were assured of access … Read more


Footprint of Financial Crisis in the Media

This OSF study explores the impact of the financial crisis on media and news delivery to citizens in 18 countries of Central and Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States.

The global economic downturn has affected countless businesses across the … Read more