EVENTS: Media Freedom Events at Freedom House

21st Century Threats to Media Freedom

May 1, 2007: 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Rayburn House Office Building
Together with the Broadcasting Board of Governors, Freedom House will host this symposium examining the state of press freedom around the world, with particular attention to Zimbabwe, Venezuela and China, as well as a few other key countries. During the event, Freedom House will release the findings of its survey, Freedom of the Press 2007.

Free to Speak: Trends in Press Freedoms in the Middle East

May 3, 2007: 10:00am -11:30am
National Press Club
529 14th St. NW, 13th Floor
This discussion will address trends in the Middle East affecting journalists and new media, and the environment in which reporters operate. RSVP to