03 May 2020 16:30 to 18:00
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DIFFERENCE DAY 2020 | World Press Freedom Day

3 May 2020 16:30 to 18:00
Online

Lack of media freedom is still an issue in many parts of the world. The European Endowment for Democracy is partnering with Bozar, VUB and ULB for #DifferenceDay2020, an online event to celebrate World Press Freedom Day on Sunday, May 3rd at 5 pm.

Click here for more info and here for the replay video. 

Event Report

03 May 2020

16:30
PRE-SHOW loop
17:00
Opening speech by Caroline Pauwels, Rector VUB & Yvon Englert, Rector ULB
17:10
Facts & figures : Guilherme Canela, the UNESCO Chief of Section for Freedom of Expression
17:20
About freedom of expression and open justice : Caoilfhionn Gallagher, a barrister at Doughty Street Chambers, specialising in human rights and civil liberties
17:40
DD Honorary Title 2020 : Ahmet Altan & Elif Shafak
18:10
End