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Friday, June 21 • 1:35pm - 2:15pm
Joint session with Reporters without Borders (RSF) and the Syrian Association of Free Media (ASML) - What does the future hold for a free press in Syria?

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Since 2012, numerous media organizations have formed in the liberated areas of Syria, notably in print, radio and online platforms. How can these newsrooms survive in a war torn country? As this media community moves forward into the post Assad era, will their work reflect journalism which is professional and of a high quality? Or will the same demons, which previously suppressed journalism, remain in place?

With two Editors-in-Chief working in Turkey and in liberated areas of Syria:

Ola Aljari, Editor, Dawda newspaper and Sweida Media Center (tbc)

Mohammad Mallak, Director of Programmation, Hawa SMART (tbc)


Lina Chawaf, Media Consultant

Chamsy Sarkis, President of ASML 

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Christophe Deloire

Director General, Reporters Sans Frontières (Reporters without Borders)
Christophe has been Director General of Reporters sans Frontières since August 2012. As a journalist he started his career at the Berlin bureau of the French TV channel TF1. He then went on to work at LCI and Arte TV stations before joining the editorial staff of the French weekly... Read More →

Friday June 21, 2013 1:35pm - 2:15pm CEST
Salle des Fêtes 3 rue de Lobau, 75004 Paris

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