skip to Main Content

Our understanding of democracy and effective democracy support is always evolving. Great learning opportunities are the many events on democracy and democracy support in Brussels and beyond. As we wouldn’t want to miss any of these events ourselves, we share them with you so you can also learn more and participate in debates on democracy and democracy support.

Media and democracy – the way forward

20 March 2020, 09:00-17:00, Rue des Tanneurs 60A, Brussels

This event by DG CONNECT will review the findings of the Media Pluralism Monitor and look into issues of online advertising, hate speech, algorithmic transparency and media literacy, as well as discuss possible actions and initiatives to be taken at the EU level. Discussions will feed into the European Democracy Action Plan. Registration is required by 10 March.

World Press Freedom Conference: Journalism without Fear or Favour

22-23 April 2020, The Hague, The Netherlands

This year’s World Press Freedom Conference will consider the theme, Journalism without Fear or Favour. Alongside the conference, there will be the first-ever World Press Freedom Day Festival on 24 April. The Conference is organised by UNESCO and the Kingdom of the Netherlands.

Back To Top