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Compromised Phases of freedom; Media Policy conference


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The annual conference on media policy held this year (2015) at the multimedia university of Kenya did explore on media exploitation and harassment of journalists in different political regimes. 619 more words


Apartheid Media: Israeli Occupation Orders Shutdown Of Palestinian Television Station

Gilad Erdan signed an order on Thursday barring the Palestinian Authority-funded station F48 from operating from its headquarters in the Northern occupied city of Nazareth. 214 more words


Periodistas y dibujantes Europeos defienden la libertad de prensa en Berlín

A través de este encuentro, crearán una plataforma online para apoyar a jóvenes creadores y una novela gráfica sobre el estado de la libertad de prensa en sus respectivos países.   573 more words


Ali Lmrabet asks Moroccan prime minister to intervene

In a long letter to prime minister Abdelilah Benkirane, journalist Al Lmrabet asked him to intervene in order to get his Moroccan passport and ID-card. According to Lmrabet the Moroccan authorities refuse to grant him the documents. 390 more words

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Euro centre for media freedom - a student resource?

A European Centre for Press and Media Freedom has been established in Leipzig under the EU, to “organise solidarity with threatened journalists across Europe, thus promoting media freedom as a constitutive element for open and democratic societies.” It follows a succession of projects to promote media plurality (meaning, more than one media voice). Read more here

Media Freedom

Bill of Rights 'could restore media freedoms'

The European Convention on Human Rights has taken away many long-established media freedoms in Britain “without a moment’s debate in Parliament”, says Press Gazette’s Cleland Thom. 20 more words


European Youth Press launches crowdfunding campaign to support media freedom

The organisation aims to raise 7.500 EUR from donors within the next six weeks

The European Youth Press (EYP) has launched a crowdfunding campaign to support the production and printing of a graphic novel with 15 short stories on the challenges and threats media actors face in Europe. 288 more words