The European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) represented by its president, Mogens Blicher Bjerregård, today attends a two-day conference on the safety of journalists and conflict reporting in Vienna hosted by the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, Dunja Mijatović.
The two-day event, “Journalists’ Safety, Media Freedom and Pluralism in Times of Conflict”, brought together some 300 journalists, media experts, diplomats and key policy-makers from across the OSCE region to discuss and review the current situation relating to the safety of journalists reporting from conflicts. The conference also aims to share concerns and best practices, and initiate the drafting of recommendations to governments on ways to improve journalists’ safety in conflict zones in the OSCE area.
You can follow the discussion following the Twitter hashtage #journosafeOSCE (see below live tweets) and the livestreaming. For more information, please visit the OSCE website at http://www.osce.org/live
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