Event: Media Power and Plurality conference, 2 May 2014

2 04 2014

insetPolicymakers throughout the world recognise the need to protect a diversity of voices and views in a democracy, but what does media plurality require in practice? How do you legislate to prevent undue concentration of media power? What interventions are needed to help new players flourish? How do you reconcile sustainable media businesses and a sufficiency of voices? How should policy approaches differ at national, regional and local level? Read the rest of this entry »

Event: Conference on Freedom of Expression, Helsinki, 8 to 9 May 2014

23 01 2014

Helsingin-yliopisto-LogoThe University of Helsinki is holding a major conference on freedom of expression on 8 and 9 May 2014 in Helsinki. The Conference is designed for researchers, judges, journalists, representatives of NGOs and media practitioners (lawyers, editors, journalists, etc.) who are interested in the practical and legal extent and limitations on the freedom of expression. Read the rest of this entry »

Event: “Our Media, Not Theirs – Rally for Media Reform” – Media Reform Coalition

31 05 2013

rallyThe Media Reform Coalition has organised a “Rally For Media Reform – Our Media, Not Theirs!”, which is taking place at 7pm on Monday 17 June 2013 at the University of Westminster, 309 Regent Street, London W1.

This is the Media Reform Coalition’s explanation of the purpose of the rally: Read the rest of this entry »