Archive for February, 2016

February 18, 2016

Launch of UNESCO’s Freedom of Expression Report at HIOA

The Department of Journalism and Media Development launched the UNESCO report on Freedom of Expression and Media Development – Digital Focus on February 16 2016. Anne Fogt Head of the department opened the launch and Director of Division of Freedom of Expression UNESCO, Paris gave an introduction. Professor Kristin Skare Orgeret led the panel discussion between  Aina Landsverk Hagen, Trond Idås and Osman Kibar about countering online hate speech, security and trauma of journalists and protecting sources in the digital age. Professor Elisabeth Eide summed up.12744010_1038699732859602_5088732289478510059_n

Read the report here: http://www.unesco.org/new/en/communication-and information/resources/publications-and-communication-materials/publications/full-list/world-trends-in-freedom-of-expression-and-media-development-special-digital-focus-2015/