Baltic Centre for Media Excellence (BCME) (Latvia)

BCME is a non-profit NGO based in the Baltic region, consisting of 13 founding members including public broadcasters, media associations, and universities. It is governed by a Board of seven members elected by the founding members, and managed by an Executive Director chosen by the Board. BCME receives funding from various governments and international organizations, including NATO, the British Council, and UNESCO. The organization’s focus includes media development and media literacy, with a strong emphasis on combating disinformation and promoting critical thinking skills. BCME’s media literacy efforts are tailored to different segments of the media audience, including those particularly vulnerable to propaganda and disinformation. The organization has a network of trainers, researchers, experts, and media representatives across the Baltic region and beyond.

Representatives: Gunta Sloga, Dalia Bankauskaite, Solvita Denisa-Liepniece.