Inside Media: The Scoop on Global Press Freedom
Hosted by Freedom House and The Newseum
A discussion of the findings from Freedom of the Press 2013
See photos from the discussion.
The past year has brought a new set of opportunities and challenges to the media landscape around the world. Where are the global trends in press freedom headed? Which countries have experienced progress or setbacks? Has political change in the Middle East improved conditions for independent media? And what dynamics are expanding or restricting space for free expression? On May 1 Freedom Hosue and the Newseum hosted a discussion of changes in the media landscape based on the newly released findings of Freedom of the Press 2013.
Karin Deutsch Karlekar, PhD, Project Director, Freedom of the Press
Jackie Northam, Foreign Correspondent, National Public Radio (NPR)
Adel Iskandar, PhD, Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University and media scholar