Strasbourg. Dialogue ECtHR – media freedom community
Organized on 24 March 2017 by the European Centre for Press and Media Freedom, supported by the Council of Europe and in cooperation with its partners
Theme of the conference is: “Promoting dialogue between the ECtHR and the media freedom community”.
The event takes place on 24 of March 2017 at the Council of Europe’s Agora Building in Strasbourg, France.
The one-day conference aims to bring together judges and lawyers of the European Court of Human Rights and media lawyers, academics, policymakers, journalists, media professionals and civil society representatives active in the field of freedom of expression of media and journalists.
The key themes to be discussed include:
- Defamation, privacy and processing of personal data
- Investigative journalism, access to information, protection of sources and whistle-blowers
- The right to protest and the role of media during protests
The full programme and all panelists can be found on the conference website.