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Press Freedom Under Threat. OSSIGENO at Ghent University. October 10

Ossigeno organize an international seminar with students and journalists about tools to monitor attacks against media and operators

Next October 10 Ossigeno per l’Informazione will organize at Ghent University (Belgium) the international seminar “Press Freedom Under Threat“, together with the Faculty of Law and Criminology. The event is scheduled in the program of the European Centre for Press and Media Freedom, supported by the European Commission.

After the welcome by Prof. Eva Lievens (Ghent University) and Alberto Spampinato (journalists, President of Ossigeno per l’informazione), Professor Dirk Voorhoof (Ghent University) will give a speech about “Press Freedom in Europe in the 21st Century”. Then the journalists Mehmet Koksal (European Federation of Journalists), Bram Souffreau (Apache) and Bart Aerts (VRT) will talk about “Threats to press freedom across the world & in Belgium”. Finally – before the concluding remarks by Sarah Vantorre (Ossigeno per l’informazione) – Flutura Kusari (ECPMF, Legal Aid Programme), Scott Griffen (International Press Institute) and Alberto Spampinato will discuss about “Instruments to monitor and safeguard press freedom”.

The seminar will take place at Zaal Miry, Biezekapelstraat 9, 9000. To register, please fill in the form at the following link before 6 October:


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