News item updated on 25 November
The Portuguese Parliament elected on 30 June 2023 the new members of the Regulatory Board of the Portuguese Media Regulatory Authority (ERC).
On 3 November 2023, the Board appointed unanimously Helena Sousa as Chairperson.
The Regulatory Board took office on 7 November and is composed of the following five members:
Helena Sousa is the first woman to be elected as Chairperson of the ERC. A former journalist and professor at the Department of Communication Sciences at the University of Minho, she focused her academic career on the political economy and the regulation of media in Portugal.
The new Chief of Cabinet of the Board is Maria Manuel Bastos
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