World Press Freedom Day’s pre-events starting on May 1st 2017. The pre-event is held at Jakarta Convention Center, Indonesia. There are some interesting conferences, photo exhibitions, and workshops. As many as 101 countries which are participating the pre-event, such as Afghanistan, Austria, Australia, Bangladesh, and many more.
Here’s some of great speakers:
Director General Information and Public Communication Rosarita Niken Widiastuti
Head of Business Development Southeast Asia ABC International Dian Fatwa
Head of Development Program Eagle Institute Indonesia Tedika Puri Amanda
News Director of Metro TV Don Bosco Selamun
Chief in Editor of NET TV Dede Apriadi
Chairman of Indonesian Television Journalist Association (IJTI) Yadi Hendriana
President of Indonesian Journalists Association Margiono
Some of the workshops on the first day are Training Youth on Media Information Literacy and Civic Journalism which is organized by UNESCO Bangkok Office & Rappler Indonesia and Human Rights and Safety for Journalists which is organized by Alliance of Independent Journalists (AJI).
For more about the pre-events will be held on May 2nd 2017!