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Wednesday, May 16 • 16:00 - 17:00
How can platforms preserve pluralism and freedom of information?

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Freedom of expression is increasingly being used as a weapon against freedom of information through authoritarian regimes' use of online platforms to attempt to silence critical reporting/information sharing. RSF and participating panelists from the field of journalism and human rights will discuss a number of potential solutions to this problem that would preserve media pluralism and freedom of information.

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Delphine Halgand-Mishra

Executive Director, The Signals Network
Delphine Halgand-Mishra is the Executive Director of The Signals Foundation. She previously served for six years as Reporters Without Borders’ North America Director, advocating for journalists, bloggers, and media rights worldwide.Interested to talk about whistleblowers, accountability... Read More →

Wednesday May 16, 2018 16:00 - 17:00 EDT