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Zaffar Abbas

Dawn newspaper
avatar for Jennifer Adams

Jennifer Adams

OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media
Media Freedom Project Officer
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Dr. Qasim Akinreti

Voice of Nigeria
Assistant Director of News
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Sami Al-Haj

Al Jazeera Public Liberties and Human Rights Centre
avatar for Cyril Almeida

Cyril Almeida

Editor and Columnist
avatar for Anas Aremeyaw Anas

Anas Aremeyaw Anas

Tiger Eye Foundation
Investigative Reporter
avatar for Lina Attalah

Lina Attalah

Mada Masr
Chief editor
avatar for Steve Ayorinde

Steve Ayorinde

Lagos State Government
Hon. Commissioner
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Yara Bader

Syrian Center for Media and Freedom of Expression
avatar for Beata Balogová

Beata Balogová

Daily SME

Caroline Bannock

The Guardian
Editor, Community & UGC Guardian News & Media

Thomas Bauer

Hanauer Anzeiger
avatar for Eniola Bello

Eniola Bello

Managing Director
avatar for Ole Bjellaanes

Ole Bjellaanes

Norwegian News Agency
avatar for Nicolas Boissez

Nicolas Boissez

Fondation Hirondelle
Head of Communication & External Relations
avatar for Ute Brucker

Ute Brucker

Südwestrundfunk (ARD)
Head of International News Department
avatar for Anita Bünter

Anita Bünter

Swiss Television (SRF)
Editor Foreign Desk
avatar for Robert Čásenský

Robert Čásenský

Reporter Magazin
Editor - in - Chief
avatar for Kenneth Woosuk Choi

Kenneth Woosuk Choi

The Chosun Daily Newspaper
avatar for Noel Curran

Noel Curran

European Broadcasting Union (EBU)
Director General
avatar for Tara Nath Dahal

Tara Nath Dahal

Freedom Forum
Chief Executive
avatar for Garba Dangida

Garba Dangida

Newsweek Nigeria
avatar for John Daniszewski

John Daniszewski

The Associated Press
Vice President for Standards, Editor at Large

Rachel Danna

Project Syndicate
Assistant Managing Editor
avatar for Mazen Darwish

Mazen Darwish

Syrian Center for Media and Freedom of Expression
Founder and President
avatar for Hassan Elmogummer

Hassan Elmogummer

Aljazeera Center Public Liberties and Human Rights
Head of the Partnerships and Research
avatar for Ester Eriksson

Ester Eriksson

Qurium Media Foundation
Managing director
avatar for Anthony Fargo

Anthony Fargo

Indiana University
Associate Professor
avatar for Abdelfattah Fayed

Abdelfattah Fayed

Aljazeera channel
Editor of Egyptian affairs
avatar for Peter Ford

Peter Ford

The Christian Science Monitor
Senior Global Correspondent
avatar for Márton Gergely

Márton Gergely

Leading Editor
avatar for Stephen Gitagama

Stephen Gitagama

Nation Media Group
Group Chief Executive
avatar for Temitope Gomez

Temitope Gomez

Director of Production TV
avatar for Scott Griffen

Scott Griffen

International Press Institute (IPI)
Deputy Director
avatar for Fredy Gsteiger

Fredy Gsteiger

Deputy Editor-in-Chief

Bernd Hagenkord

Vatican News
Head of News
avatar for Eva Hanáková

Eva Hanáková

SingularityU Czech Summit
Managing Director
avatar for Johannes Hano

Johannes Hano


Nyingchuo Hilary

University of Gothenburg
avatar for Martin Huckerby

Martin Huckerby

Journalist & Editorial Consultant
avatar for Emin Huseynov

Emin Huseynov

Institute for Reporters' Freedom and Safety
Executive Director
avatar for Jesper Højberg

Jesper Højberg

International Media Support
Executive Director
avatar for Mohammed Idris

Mohammed Idris

Blueprint Newspapers Ltd
avatar for Luis Jimenez

Luis Jimenez

News External Relations Manager
avatar for David Jordan

David Jordan

Director, Editorial Policy & Standards
avatar for Aleksandra Karasińska

Aleksandra Karasińska

Ringier Axel Springer Polska
Editor in Chief
avatar for Edom Kassaye

Edom Kassaye

Global Journalist
Supervising Producer
avatar for Visuvalingam Kirupaharan

Visuvalingam Kirupaharan

Tamil Centre for Human Rights - TCHR
Secretary General/Freelance research analysis
avatar for Michal Klíma

Michal Klíma

IPI Czech National Committee
avatar for Christiane  Klint

Christiane Klint

International Press Institute (IPI)
Membership and Administration Manager

Jong Won Ko

Chosun Broadcasting
avatar for Ginko Kobayashi

Ginko Kobayashi

Freelance journalist
avatar for Hiroshi Komatsu

Hiroshi Komatsu

The Mainichi Shimbun
Editor in Chief
avatar for Daoud Kuttab

Daoud Kuttab

Community Media Network
Director General
avatar for Philemon Laar

Philemon Laar

Tiger Eye Foundation
avatar for Emilie Lehmann-Jacobsen

Emilie Lehmann-Jacobsen

International Media Support
avatar for Anne Leppäjärvi

Anne Leppäjärvi

Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences
Degree Program Director
avatar for Simon K.C. Li

Simon K.C. Li

Former Vice Chair of the IPI Executive Board
Editing and Management Consultant
avatar for Javier Luque

Javier Luque

International Press Institute (IPI)
Head of Digital Communications
avatar for Leif Lønsmann

Leif Lønsmann

The Crowd
Media Advisor
avatar for Ken MacQuarrie

Ken MacQuarrie

Director, Nations & Regions
avatar for Wada Maida

Wada Maida

Peoples Media Limited

Jarrett Malifa

Samoa Observer
Digital Manager

Jean Malifa

Samoa Observer
avatar for Savea Sano Malifa

Savea Sano Malifa

Samoa Observer

Giacomo Mazzone

European Broadcasting Union (EBU)
Head of Institutional Relations
avatar for Scott McKiernan

Scott McKiernan

Zuma Press
Chief Photographer
avatar for Milica Miletic

Milica Miletic

International Press Institute (IPI)
IPI Events Manager
avatar for Joseph Mutuma

Joseph Mutuma

Nation Media Group Ltd
Group Editorial Director
avatar for Carsten von Nahmen

Carsten von Nahmen

Deutsche Welle
Head of DW Akademie
avatar for Ravi Narasimhan

Ravi Narasimhan

The Hindu
avatar for Kaius Niemi

Kaius Niemi

Sanoma Media Finland, Helsingin Sanomat
Senior Editor-in-Chief
avatar for Folu Olamiti

Folu Olamiti

Newspotng online newspaper
Publisher/ Media Consultant
avatar for Riitta Pihlajamäki

Riitta Pihlajamäki

Yle, Finnish Broadcasting Co
Head of current affairs
avatar for Christoph Plate

Christoph Plate

Konrad Adenauer Foundation
Director Media Programme Subsahara Africa
avatar for Ravi R. Prasad

Ravi R. Prasad

International Press Institute (IPI)
Director of Advocacy
avatar for Anita Pratap

Anita Pratap

The Week
Contributing Editor
avatar for Pilar Requena

Pilar Requena

TVE (Spanish Public Television)

Margaux de Riedmatten

avatar for Nicole Romain

Nicole Romain

EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)
Head of Unit Communications & Events
avatar for Mustapha Shehu

Mustapha Shehu

The Politico Nigeria
avatar for Rodney Sieh

Rodney Sieh

FrontPageAfrica Newspaper

Tibet Sinha

Deputy Chief Foreign Staff
avatar for Markus Spillmann

Markus Spillmann

Chair, Executive Board
International Press Institute (IPI)
avatar for Marty Steffens

Marty Steffens

University of Missouri
Society of American Business Editors and Writers (SABEW) endowed chair

Marko Stjepanovic

Ringier Axel Springer
Online Editor-in-chief
avatar for Petra Stuiber

Petra Stuiber

Der Standard
Deputy Editor-in-Chief

Masachika Takaki

Nihon Shinbun Kyokai (NSK)
Editorial Section and International Affairs
avatar for Blanca Tapia

Blanca Tapia

EU Agency for Fundamental Rights
Programme Manager

Juan Tato-Suarez

Spanish National Radio
Head of Foreign News
avatar for Befeqadu Hailu Techane

Befeqadu Hailu Techane

Addis Maleda newspaper
Executive Deputy Editor
avatar for Jean Philip De Tender

Jean Philip De Tender

European Broadcasting Union (EBU)
Media Director
avatar for Dawn Thomas

Dawn Thomas

One Caribbean Media
Chief Executive Officer
avatar for Barbara Trionfi

Barbara Trionfi

International Press Institute (IPI)
Executive Director

Haq Shams Ul

Head of int. Relashionship

Janne Virkkunen

Helsingin Sanomat
Senior Editor-in-Chief (rtd)

Caroline Vuillemin

Fondation Hirondelle
General Director
avatar for Helle Wahlberg

Helle Wahlberg

International Media Support
Head of Communications
avatar for Susanne Wille

Susanne Wille

Swiss Television (SRF)
Political Anchor
avatar for Kabiru Yusuf

Kabiru Yusuf

Media Trust Limited
Chairman, Board of Directors
avatar for Christian Zarm

Christian Zarm

DPV Deutscher Presse Verband
avatar for Paweł Ławiński

Paweł Ławiński

Deputy Chief Editor ONET