Media Freedom, Freedom of Expression and Combatting hate speech online and offline

LIBE
Media Freedom, Freedom of Expression and Combatting hate speech online and offline Media Freedom, Freedom of Expression and Combatting hate speech online and offline
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On 6 November 2019, the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE) will hold a public hearing on “Media Freedom, Freedom of Expression and Combatting hate speech online and offline”.

The hearing will be structured in two parts, a first part dedicated to media freedom, freedom of expression and the protection of investigative journalists with the participation of representatives of the Council of Europe, Reporters without Borders and investigative journalists. The second panel will focus on combatting hate speech (online and offline) and disinformation, with the participation of NGO representatives and think tanks working on these issues.