Judge Orders Detention of Seven Journalists in Ogun State

Judge Orders Detention of Seven Journalists in Ogun State Updated

🕔11:29, 18.Sep 2015

Justice N.I. Agbelu of the Ota High Court ordered the arrest and detention of seven journalists at the court premises on September 17, 2015 for “invading and filming” the court premises. He said their offence was that they invaded the

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UNESCO, Inter-American Human Rights System Partner for Impunity Day Conference

UNESCO, Inter-American Human Rights System Partner for Impunity Day Conference Updated

🕔11:12, 18.Sep 2015

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the Inter-American Human Rights System are collaborating to hold an international conference in San José, Costa Rica, as an advance commemoration of this year’s International Day to End Impunity for

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CIMA Releases Report on The Politics of Media Development

CIMA Releases Report on The Politics of Media Development Updated

🕔10:37, 18.Sep 2015

The Center for International Media Assistance (CIMA) has released a report titled “The Politics of Media Development: The Importance of Engaging Government and Civil Society” written by Paul Rothman. The report “outlines the key role of political support, the need

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FOI Network, MRA Train CSOs, Journalists in Ondo State

FOI Network, MRA Train CSOs, Journalists in Ondo State

🕔10:36, 18.Sep 2015

The Freedom of Information Network in Ondo State, in partnership with Media Rights Agenda (MRA) held a two-day training workshop on the Freedom of Information Act on September 2 and 3, 2015 in Akure, Ondo State The workshop included representatives

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UNDP Launches Storytelling Contest on Climate Coverage

UNDP Launches Storytelling Contest on Climate Coverage Updated

🕔08:14, 18.Sep 2015

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has launched a global storytelling contest, Voices2Paris, to contribute to raising public awareness on the negative impacts of climate change as well as on the opportunities and solutions seen in actions by individuals and

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AFRINIC-23 Meeting to Hold in Congo

AFRINIC-23 Meeting to Hold in Congo Updated

🕔07:54, 18.Sep 2015

The AFRINIC-23 meeting will take place from November 28 to December 4, 2015 at Hotel Azur Le Gilbert’s in Pointe Noire, République du Congo. “Anyone with an interest in the technical and governance aspects of the African and global Internet”

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Maastricht University, LIBE Committee Present High Level Conference

Maastricht University, LIBE Committee Present High Level Conference

🕔07:47, 18.Sep 2015

Maastricht University in partnership with the European Parliament Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (the LIBE Committee) is presenting an eclectic group of high-level speakers at the Maastricht University Campus in Brussels. The high-level conference will take place on October

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14th International Newsroom Summit to Hold in Germany

14th International Newsroom Summit to Hold in Germany Updated

🕔07:47, 18.Sep 2015

The 14th edition of the International Newsroom Summit will hold on October 5, 2015 in Hamburg, Germany during the World Publishing Expo. Chief Editors from some of the world’s most respected mid-sized, small and regional newsrooms will be in attendance to

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2015 IFEX General Meeting, Strategy Conference to Hold in Trinidad and Tobago on October 5 to 8

2015 IFEX General Meeting, Strategy Conference to Hold in Trinidad and Tobago on October 5 to 8 Updated

🕔05:41, 18.Sep 2015

The 2015 General Meeting and Strategy Conference of the International Freedom of Expression Exchange (IFEX) will take place in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago from October 5 to 8 The IFEX Strategy Conference is the largest global gathering of

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MRA to Host Session on African Internet Rights Declaration at IFEX General Meeting in Trinidad and Tobago

MRA to Host Session on African Internet Rights Declaration at IFEX General Meeting in Trinidad and Tobago Updated

🕔05:34, 18.Sep 2015

Media Rights Agenda (MRA) will host a session on the African Declaration on Internet Rights and Freedoms at this year’s General Meeting and Strategy Conference of the International Freedom of Expression Exchange (IFEX) taking place from October 5 to 8,

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