Regional Conference on Media, Peace and Fundamental Rights

November 29 Wednesday

Date/time

November 29, 2017

Loc.

Beirut, Lebanon

Type

Congress

On the 29th of November, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (Rule of Law Program Middle East/North Africa) and the Media Association for Peace (MAP) are organizing a conference on the role of the media in the transformation processes in the Arab world.

Also available in Deutsch

During the one-day conference, journalists, lawyers, political activists, and academics will discuss the role played by media in the so-called "Arab Spring" regarding fundamental rights, such as freedom of expression and equality rights. The project aims to strengthen the role of the media in transitional phases in contributing to the protection of fundamental rights and the preservation of peace. To this end, a dialogue and long-term cooperation between the participating media players will be initiated at the regional conference.

Contact person

Anja Schoeller-Schletter

Head of the Rule of Law Program Middle East/North Africa

Anja Schoeller-Schletter
Phone +961 1 385 094 | +961 1 395 094
Fax +961 1 384 639
Languages: Deutsch,‎ English,‎ Français,‎ Español,‎ عربي

Hana Nasser

Administrative Director/Program Manager

Hana Nasser
Phone +961 (0)1 388 095/6
Languages: Deutsch,‎ Français,‎ English,‎ عربي