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How ActionAid UK is empowering female photographers in their latest campaign

IBT MEMBER SPOTLIGHT   Earlier this year, ActionAid UK launched ‘Women by Women’ an innovative year-long campaign that elevates the underrepresented stories and voices of women and girls. We spoke to Taahra Ghazi, Deputy Director of Communications at ActionAid UK to take a look behind the scenes of this unique campaign.     Q: How did you develop […]

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Children’s content receives a boost

We continue to work with broadcasters to encourage them to improve their international content aimed at children. This week, the regulator, Ofcom, responded positively to the proposals put forward by the commercial public service broadcasters to beef up their children’s content.  One of the deficits identified by Ofcom in its previous content review was ‘a […]

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IBT Responds to the BBC’s Decision on the Age-Related Television Licence Fee Concession

  IBT members understand the very difficult position that the BBC’s board sought to navigate in deciding on the future of the age-related television licence-fee concession for over-75s. We welcome the fact that pensioners in receipt of the Pension Credit will be eligible to apply for a free television licence. There are important limitations inherent […]

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BBC urged to stand ground on over-75 licence fees

  This week, Broadcast published a news piece outlining IBT’s call for the BBC to “be brave” and refuse to fund licence fees for over-75s.   In an open letter to the BBC Board, the media education charity [IBT] joined the chorus of public figures and bodies that have condemned the UK government for passing a […]

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