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Bjarne Schilling was appointed Readers’ Editor at Politiken, Denmark's largest morning paper, in 2010. The Readers’ Editor acts as the readers’ representative in order to safeguard journalistic principles of transparency and fairness in reporting, dealing with complaints and reviewing editorial performance, thus demonstrating that Politiken genuinely cares about and responds to public concerns about how it is serving its readers.

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Meet Margo Smit, Ombudsman for all of all the journalistic programming and production of the Dutch public broadcasting networks.

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ONO Newsletter September 2023

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ONO Newsletter August 2023

ONO up for a name change? During the ONO London conference in June this year, one topic came up several times: why is ONO still the organization of news ombudsMEN? And it became clear at the annual general meeting (AGM) … Read More

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ONO Newsletter July 2023

Alan Sunderland stepping down as executivedirector of ONO As you will notice when reading this newsletter till the end (as you usually do), there is a name missing. After four years, Alan Sunderland has stepped down as executive director of … Read More

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