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2024 World Press Freedom Index indicates that journalism is under political pressure

May 3, 2024

Thought Leadership

According the 2024 World Press Freedom Index, press freedom around the world is being threatened by the very people who should be its guarantors – political authorities.  Released today on...

The Editors’ Perspective – What’s really happening with AI?

April 25, 2024

Key Takeouts

6 things you need to know about generative AI The World Media Group hosted its latest Smart Briefing yesterday with a panel of AI experts distilling the reality from the...

The 2024 World Media Awards Now Open for Entry

April 10, 2024

Awards, WMG News

New categories include ‘Small Budget, Great Impact’ and B2B London, Wednesday 10th April 2024: The 2024 World Media Awards (WMAs) are open for entry today, offering 11 categories to recognise the...

Should you advertise in an election year?

February 19, 2024

Thought Leadership

There are good reasons for brands to spend their ad dollars with trusted news outlets, writes Jamie Credland, CEO of World Media Group, an alliance of leading global media organisations. This...

What we learned about Davos and its implication on the year ahead

February 6, 2024

WMG News

Last week the WMG had its first Smart Briefing of the year, a lively discussion with some of our top international journalists about the impact of Davos on the year...

New WMG CEO to advertisers: Don’t shy away from trusted news in an election year

January 24, 2024


The Media Leader Interview World Media Group (WMG) has appointed Jamie Credland as CEO, succeeding Belinda Barker. Credland was most recently senior vice-president, marketing and strategy, at The Economist Group....

World Media Group announces new leadership team with Jamie Credland at the helm

January 23, 2024

WMG News

BBC Studios’ Samantha Adams and Economist Impact’s Emma Winchurch-Beale appointed as Co-presidents Former Chief Executive Belinda Barker takes on the role of Chair Global news organisation CNN International is the...

The Year Ahead in Media and Marketing – World Media Group members discuss the hot topics for 2024 

January 11, 2024

Thought Leadership

World Media Group CEO Belinda Barker reveals what the hot topics on members’ minds for 2024, from elections and AI to cookies and support for quality journalism.  To read the...

2023 – Highlights, trends and what we’re looking forward to!

December 19, 2023

WMG News

In conversation with Damian Douglas, Emma Winchurch-Beale and Samantha Adams In this episode, Belinda Barker chats with Damian Douglas, Managing Director, EMEA, TIME and President of the World Media Group,...

Traditional media vs social: savvy media brands combine the best of both to thrive

November 14, 2023

WMG News

News publishers still rely on social media platforms for added reach. World Media Group’s CEO asks how they are leveraging their strong brand values on social to drive audiences. Where...

The Future of Travel Marketing – Key Takeouts

November 7, 2023

Key Takeouts

The Future of Travel Marketing: Key Takeouts ​​With the travel industry in flux over the last few years, it’s been a challenging time for travel brands and advertisers. The editorial...

In conversation with Manoj Khimji and Luca Allam

October 27, 2023


The World Media Group’s Chief Executive Belinda Barker chats with Manoj Khimji, Managing Director, The MediaVantage and Luca Allam, CEO, PHD, both based in the UAE, about how to navigate...

In conversation with Kieley Taylor

October 11, 2023

Awards, Interview

The World Media Group’s Chief Executive Belinda Barker chats to Kieley Taylor, Global Head of Partnerships at GroupM, about the organisation’s Funding News and Fighting Disinformation initiative, and why it’s...

Wales Shoots and Scores with Winning Campaign at the 2023 World Media Awards

September 8, 2023

Cymru Wales: ‘Wales To The World’ Takes Home the Coveted Grand Prix  London, Friday 8th September 2023 – The World Media Group, an alliance of leading global media organisations united...

In conversation with Navin Rammohan

September 4, 2023

Awards, Interview

This month the World Media Group’s Chief Executive Belinda Barker chats to the winner of the World Media Award for Content Leadership and Innovation, Navin Rammohan, in a special edition...

The World Media Group announces the award winner for the World Media Award for Content Leadership & Innovation

September 4, 2023


London – 05 September, 2023 – The World Media Group today announced the winner of the 2023 World Media Award (WMA) for Content Leadership & Innovation. This honour is awarded...

Rising Stars: Spotlight on this year’s shortlisted nominees

August 14, 2023


With such a high calibre of candidates nominated for our Rising Star Award this year, the judges have a tough job on their hands. The award recognises those talented individuals...

Key Takeouts: WMG Post-Cannes Wrap Up

June 30, 2023

Key Takeouts

The World Media Group hosted a post-Cannes wrap event last night at The Adelphi in London, giving the audience a taste of what went on at the Cannes Lions International...

The Implications of AI on Trust and Truth In Marketing

June 28, 2023

Key Takeouts

The World Media Group hosted a panel in Cannes with Amir Malik, Managing Director, Digital Transformation Accenture and Evan Bretos, Director, Newsroom at The Washington Post discussing the implications Generative...

World Media Awards 2023 Shortlist Announced

June 27, 2023

Awards, WMG News

Strong Increase Across Corporate Influencer, Financial Services and Rising Star Categories London, Tuesday 27th June: The World Media Group has announced the shortlist for the 2023 World Media Awards (WMAs),...