21 to 22 August
Notable Past Events
Press freedom in Africa: how can States achieve compliance with African Court and AU standards, online and offline?
Panel Description Over the past few years, the African regional and sub-regional courts have handed down important decisions affecting States’ obligations to uphold press freedom…
Drawing on his new (2016) book Free Speech: Ten Principles For a Connected World (Yale University Press), Timothy Garton Ash looks at two leading democracies…
4 to 5 April
9 to 10 October
UNESCO International Conference on Impunity for Crimes against Journalists in Costa Rica UNESCO and the Inter-American Human Rights System will host a conference on October…
8 to 9 October
After years of preparation 25 representatives of European journalists associations, publishing houses, academic institutions, trade unions and media rights experts from 16 European countries met…
5 to 8 October
October 5-8, 2015 IFEX Strategy Conference and General Meeting in Trinidad will have over 170 participants from 70 different countries. Columbia Global Freedom of Expression will be represented by its Project Manager, Dr. Hawley Johnson, who will be presenting information about our initiative and promoting digital collaboration between freedom of expression defenders.
Ministerial Side-Event: “A comprehensive approach to preventing radicalization, violent extremism and atrocity crimes: activating voices from actors in the field”
The nexus between radicalization, violent extremism and the commission of atrocity crimes has become the focus of many current policy discussions. A recurrent question has…
10 to 11 March