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Norway’s new strategy to promote freedom of expression

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Welcome to the launch of Norway’s new international strategy to promote freedom of expression 

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ms Eriksen Søreide, will present the new strategy for freedom of expression and information, including media freedom and the safety of journalists on Tuesday 29th of June at 2 PM (CET) 

The launch event will include inputs from international partners and experts on how governments, businesses, the media and civil society can work together to promote and protect freedom of expression online and offline. 

Speakers: 

Ine Eriksen Søreide, Norwegian Minister of Foreign Affairs 

Irene Khan, UN Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Opinion and Expression 

Maria Ressa, Investigative journalist and CEO of Rappler 

Maina Kiai, Member of the Facebook Oversight Board 

Nancy Herz, Leader of Norwegian Youth Forum for Freedom of Expression 

Moderator: 

Knut Olav Åmås, Executive Director of the Fritt Ord Foundation 

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