Human Dimension Seminar on the Media Freedom Legal Framework
The Human Dimension Seminar will provide a platform for an exchange of views among different stakeholders on key aspects of the rule of law framework for media freedom. The Seminar will serve as an opportunity to discuss the implementation of relevant OSCE commitments on media freedom and pluralism. The OSCE participating States and other stakeholders will be able to share best practices and challenges in the area of media law and policy, as well as strategies for better enforcement and implementation of OSCE commitments on the national level.
Recommendations may be addressed to participating States, OSCE at large, OSCE institutions, including the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights, OSCE field operations, other inter-governmental organizations, as well as civil society actors in OSCE participating States.
Registration: Online registration for all participants is available at http://meetings.odihr.pl. Participants wishing to attend are requested to register by Friday, 10 May 2013. Registered participants will be able to collect their badges at the Seminar venue as of Monday, 13 May 2013, from 09:00. Registration during the Seminar will also be available on the spot.
Side Events: the deadline for submission of applications for side events is Tuesday, 7 May 2013. Organizers of side events are asked to fill out the checklist and send it to Mr. Ireneusz Stepinski at email@example.com.
Substantive content matters: Ms. Nora Isaac (RFoM Office) at Nora.Isaac@osce.org or +43 1 514 36 6805
Organizational matters: Ms. Saida Manieva (ODIHR) at Saida.Manieva@odihr.pl or +48 22 5200 657
Registration: Ms. Aleksandra Lutostanska (ODIHR) at Aleksandra.Lutostanska@odihr.pl or +48 22 5200 882
Side events: Mr. Ireneusz Stepinski (ODIHR) at Ireneusz.Stepinski@odihr.pl or +48 22 5200 658