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142571
English
Yes
No

The Principal Adviser to the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, Juan Barata, will participate in a workshop on the role of social media and internet companies in responding to violent political extremism. More information about the event is available on the workshop website

Budapest, Hungary
Representative on Freedom of the Media
5 March 2015 - 6 March 2015
No
142716
English
Yes
No

The OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, Dunja Mijatovic, will participate in a discussion entitled "After Paris - The Freedom of the Media and Countering Violent Extremism and Radicalization" at the meeting of the OSCE Mediterranean Contact Group. 

Vienna, Austria
Representative on Freedom of the Media
27 February 2015
No
140226
English
Yes
No

The Office of the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media will organize a fifth roundtable discussion between the representatives of the Russian Union of Journalists (RUJ), Independent Media Trade Union of Ukraine (IMTUU), and the National Union of the Journalists of Ukraine (NUJU).

The objective of the roundtable is to facilitate a dialogue between the journalists of the two countries and define the support measures to enhance journalists’ professional standards and safety.

The previous roundtable discussions were held on 19 May (see also press release), on 27 June (see press release), on 26 September, and on 11 December last year (please see press release). Information about these meetings, including memorandum that was adopted, are available on the events pages. 

Vienna, Austria
Representative on Freedom of the Media
25 February 2015
No
138371
English
Yes
No

The OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, Dunja Mijatović, will speak on the problem of media plurality in a Guest Lecture at Webster University, Vienna. More information about the guest lecture is avaialable on the event webpage

Vienna, Austria
Representative on Freedom of the Media
5 February 2015
No
138061
English
Yes
No

The Principal Adviser to the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, Juan Barata, will participate in a meeting with representatives from media and the self-regulatory body in Montenegro to discuss journalists' code of ethics.

Podgorica, Montenegro
Representative on Freedom of the Media
3 February 2015
No
135681
English
Yes
No

Staff from the Office of the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media will participate in the final conference of the project Strenghtening Journalism in Europe: Tools, Networking, Training. 

The project aims to enhance practical support mechanisms for journalists in Europe in particular with regard to threats, violations of editorial liberty and freedom of speech.

More information on the project is available at the project website

 
Florence, Italy
Representative on Freedom of the Media
29 January 2015 - 30 January 2015
No
135676
English
Yes
No

Staff from the Office of the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media will participate in a seminar on media freedom in Azerbaijan, which bears the title Media freedoms: extended crackdowns on journalists in Azerbaijan. 

Strasbourg, France
Representative on Freedom of the Media
27 January 2015
No
135826
English
Yes
No

The Director of the Office of the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, Andrey Rikhter will participate (via teleconference) in a presentation of a book on the laws regulating hate speech in the OSCE participating States, authored by Aleksandr Verkhovsky. The event takes place in the Sakharov Centre in Moscow, Russian Federation. 

More information about the event is available at the event webpage

Moscow, Russia
Representative on Freedom of the Media
23 January 2015
No
134116
English
Yes
No

The OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, Dunja Mijatović, will participate in a memorial service organized by Presseclub Concordia, paying tribute to the victims of the attack on the editorial office of the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo. 

More information is available at Presseclub Concordia's website

 

Vienna, Austria
Representative on Freedom of the Media
14 January 2015
No
132811
English
Yes
No

The Director of the Office of the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, Andrey Rikhter, will moderate and participate in the traditional roundtable devoted to the anniversary of the Russian Media Law at the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University.

Moscow, Russia
Representative on Freedom of the Media
24 December 2014
No