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#WPFD Webinar: Syrian Media Mapping Report (Webex, May 5, 2020)

  On the occasion of World Press Freedom Day, the Syrian Center for Media and Freedom of Expression (SCM) launched a ground-breaking report on the state of the media in Syria, presented during a special webinar on Tuesday, 5 May 2020. Panellists: Yara Bader, Head of Media and Freedoms Department, SCM (moderator) Enrico De Angelis, […]

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#WPFD Virtual Talk: No lockdown for press freedom (GoToWebinar, May 4, 2020)

On the occasion of 2020 World Press Freedom Day, the partners of the Media Freedom Rapid Response (MFRR) hosted a virtual discussion on how to counter the abusive strategies used by governments to limit press freedom in the current Coronavirus pandemic. Speakers presented case studies of European countries where governments have taken emergency measures or issued […]

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#WPFD TR: Role of media in beating the pandemic (Zoom, May 3, 2020)

  • At least 90 journalists remain in jail in Turkey • A new parole law excluded jailed journalists and politicians from release, risking lives of    hundreds amid COVID-19 • All judicial proceedings suspended in April due to pandemic • New efforts to stifle print and online media coverage of COVID-19 The International Press […]

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IJ4EU-Förderprogramm für investigativen Journalismus (Zoom, 25. März 2020)

Mit dem IJ4EU-Programm des International Press Institute (IPI) werden EU-weit transnationale investigative Journalismusprojekte gefördert. Im Rahmen dieser virtuellen deutschsprachigen Info-Session erklärt Scott Griffen vom IPI die Rahmenbedingungen des mit 1 Million Euro dotierten Förderprojekts. Die Info-Session findet in Zusammenarbeit mit der Presseclub Concordia (Wien) statt. 2020 können Teams von Investigativjournalist*innen aus mindestens zwei EU-Ländern bzw. […]

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