Event: Impunity of Murders of Journalists: A Challenge to Freedom of the Media


On December 11, the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media in cooperation with our lab is organizing a major event on the safety and protection of journalists worldwide.

The event, to be held at the Vienna Hofburg Congress Center (Neuer Saal, 2nd floor) on Monday, December 11, will include opening remarks by Harlem Désir (OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media) and Professor Katharine Sarikakis as well as a keynote speech (speaker TBA) and a high-level panel discussion on the topic of "Freedom of the Media and Impunity of Murderers of Journalists". Furthermore, a round table entitled "Practical and Methodological Issues of Monitoring Killings of Journalists" will also take place.

Update (February 2, 2018): The conference report has now been published on the OSCE website. It can be accessed here.