Conference recordings, documentaries and informative videos raising awareness on topics related to media freedom in Europe

Turkey: A Prison for Journalists


In 2016, Turkey became the world's leading jailer of journalists, imprisoning at least 81 reporters, editors, and producers, a record number.

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Soft censorship as a threat to journalism in Montenegro


Daliborka Uljarevic, Executive Director of Center for Civic Education (CGO), speaks for SEE Media Observatory about the media and soft censorship in Montenegro. In Montenegro, soft censorship is exercised primarily through politicised, discretionary and non-transparent distribution of public money and subsidies to media

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The Greek TV Licencing Series Story Explained


The revision of the Greek TV licencing has triggered a major debate over corruption and control of the media. In this video, AthensLive explains recent developments

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#EndImpunity for crimes against journalists


2 November has been proclaimed the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalist by the United Nations General Assembly. It serves as a reminder of what we must do every day to bring issues of criminal impunity to light

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Panama Papers - Kristof Clerix at #ECPMF2016 Conference


During the ECPMF Media Freedom Conference 2016 Kristof Clerix, journalists atKnack and ICIJ, spoke about the source protection in whistleblowing cases with a particular focus on Panama Papers

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Whistleblowing - Prof. Dirk Voorhoof at #ECPMF2016 Conference


A detailed academic and practical insight by Professor Voorhoof into the case law of the ECtHR concerning access to information, protection of leaks, whistleblowing and journalists.

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Freedom of Expression: The African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights


UNESCO, GIZ and Article19 created an informative animation video on the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights and Freedom of Expression in Africa

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Remembering Pavel Sheremet


Former CPJ Executive Director Ann Cooper remembers Pavel Sheremet, investigative journalist killed in Kiev on July 20th, 2016.

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Media Pluralism in the EU: Risks, Opportunities, Best Practices


A presentation by Gabriele Bertolli, coordinator of the European Commission's team dealing with media freedom and pluralism in the EU, at the EP-EUI policy roundtable on 'Media Pluralism in the EU: Risks, Opportunities, Best Practices'. All the presentations can be accessed through the EPRS Youtube channel

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Press freedom in Turkey: an interview with Erol Önderoğlu


An interview for the Swiss section of Amnesty International by Erol Önderoglu, journalist and representative of Reporters without Borders in Turkey, arrested on June 20, 2016 with charges of "terrorist propaganda"

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