The Osservatorio di Pavia and Carta di Roma have organized six focus groups and fifteen in-depth interviews to explore the levels of knowledge, awareness and perception on Afrophobia and systemic discrimination against Africans or Afro-descendants in Italy.
Studi e ricerche
The monitoring of the Osservatorio di Pavia for Greenpeace Italy on the visibility of the climate crisis in the Italian media, carries on. This time, the four-month period from 1 May to 31 August 2022 is under observation.
Il Premio Roberto Morrione per il giornalismo investigativo per festeggiare i suoi dieci anni ha deciso di ripercorrere ed analizzare le 37 inchieste nate dal concorso realizzando una ricerca con l’Osservatorio di Pavia e l’associazione Carta di Roma.
Together with Greenpeace, the Osservatorio di Pavia monitored the speeches of 14 leading figures in the Italian political scene to understand if, in the first two weeks of the election campaign, they talked about environmental issues.
According to scientists, the climate issue is the most critical environmental emergency of our time, yet in the first four months of 2022, the topic does not seem to have a corresponding visibility on television news.
Since January 2022, the Osservatorio di Pavia has been responsible for screening the presence of the climate crisis in Italian news. The research, requested by Greenpeace Italy, aims to investigate how much attention such a relevant issue receives from newspapers, from the news and from a sample of information broadcasts.
In 2021, the attention to foreign countries in the Italian news grew. 29% of all the news was about abroad, the highest figure recorded in the last decade. Almost 1 in 3 of the news is dedicated to foreign countries, considering both foreign policy news and soft news that originates in third countries.
MEDIAted Africa is the dossier created by Amref in collaboration with the researchers of the Osservatorio di Pavia to analyse how the African continent is represented on TV, in newspapers and on social media. In the third edition of the dossier MEDIAted Africa, in addition to the quantitative analysis, it was decided to deepen the representation of Africa and Afro-descendants in the world of sport.
An analysis of the media accounts of the migration phenomenon in 2021 by the Carta di Roma Association and the Osservatorio di Pavia.
The focus on recovery has made even more invisible those on the margins, the stories of marginal and marginalised people. This is according to the 4th Report Illuminating the outskirts – Feature article Poverty 2021.