Simon Mangon – « EU Support for the Jordanian Media. A Mixed Bag of Successes and Failures »
17 décembre 2021 / A la une, Axe 6, Publications
Centre Noria Research, dec. 2021.
This piece interrogates the challenges of advancing media reform initiatives within authoritarian contexts. Based on a case study of the EU-funded Support to Media in Jordan Project—launched in the wake of the Arab Spring—it reveals how the local mediation of internationally sponsored reform efforts allows authoritarian regimes to ingratiate themselves to external partners while blocking meaningful change on the ground. »