Workshop

Improving Macedonian Media Legislation

according to the recommendations and standards of the Council of Europe and recommendations of the European Commission

the workshop has the intention to elaborate basics for improving Macedonian Media Legislation according to the recommendations and standards of the Council of Europe and recommendations of the European Commission

Details

PROGRAMME

10.00-10.10welcoming address

Anja Czymmeck, Konrad Adenauer Foundation

Mile Janakieski, Minister of Transport and Communications

10.10-12.10Session 1:

Measures which may guarantee media transparency in the press sector: “light regulation” of printed media and online media

Short introduction in the current state of play in Macedonia

, Snezana Trpevska (media expert from Macedonia, School of Journalism and Public Relations, tbc)

German experience concerning legislation of the printed media and online media

, Dr. Johannes Weberling (lawyer and media expert)

Open floor discussion

Conclusions Session 1

12.10-13.00 lunch break

13.00-15.00 Session 2:

Mechanisms for internal and external self-regulation of media

Short introduction in the current state of play in Macedonia

, Zaneta Trajkovska or Vesna Sopar, media expert from Macedonia, tbc

German experience concerning mechanisms for internal and external self-regulation of media

, Dr. Johannes Weberling (lawyer and media expert)

Open floor discussion

Conclusions Session 2

Final remarks

End of the workshop

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Venue

Ohrid, Macedonia

Speakers

  • Dr. Johannes Weberling
    • lawyer and media expert