Photo-contest and Exhibition “Into the Lens - Freedom of Information”

When, local time: 
Wednesday, 28 September 2016 - 10:00am to Monday, 10 October 2016 - 6:00pm
Kazakhstan, Almaty
Type of Event: 
Sergey Karpov (

In the framework of the International Day for Universal Access to Information (28 September), the International Foundation for Protection of Freedom of Speech "Adil soz" in cooperation with UNESCO Cluster Office is organizing a photo-contest and an exhibition on the theme “Into the Lens- Freedom of Information” in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

Supported by Kazakhstan Union of Journalists, IFEX-the global network defending and promoting free expression, the goal of these events is ensuring of public access to information and protection of fundamental freedoms.

The photo-exhibition will take place in the Central State Museum of the Republic of Kazakhstan from 28 September to 10 October 2016 in Almaty. It will be the occasion to see how the best photo-art works of media and information professionals from Central Asia act as awareness campaign on universal access to information.