Will we have an independent and objective Massmedia in Lithuania?

February 10 Wednesday

Date/time

February 10, 2010

Loc.

„Gabi“, Šv. Mykolo g. 6, Vilnius

Type

Discussion

Together with the Institute of Democratic Politics we cordially invite to the next session of the discussion-club "politika.lt" on February 10, 2010.

Also available in Deutsch

The Massmedia in Lithuania is often critisized of being inobjective, reporting only about political scandals, criminality as well as tending to be yellow press. We would like to withdraw the critisizm on massmedia in Lithuania and therefore invite to participate at the pannel discussion "Will we have an independent and objective Massmedia in Lithuania?", on February 10, 2010. Together with the pannelists the participants will debate the overall situation of Lithuanian massmedia, journalist ethics and needs of the citizens due to what they want to see, hear and read in the massmedia.

  • Does the foreign capital guarantee the independent massmedia in Lithuania?

Ms. Monika GARBAČIAUSKAITĖ, Editor in Chief of the Internet Newsportal „Delfi.lt“

  • Will the transparency and independence of Lithuanian massmedia become reality?

Mr. Rytis JUOZAPAVIČIUS, Communications Consultant

  • How should the State guarantee the transparency of massmedia?

Ms. Zita ZAMŽICKIENĖ, Representative on Journalist Ethics

Contact person

Andreas Michael Klein

Head of the KAS office Chile

Andreas Michael Klein
Phone +56 22 234 20 89
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