Roundtable "Addressing online hate speech: the role of media accountability mechanisms"

When :

from Tuesday 24 September, 2013
to Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Type of event :

Meeting by Member States or Institutions

Where :

Tirana, Albania

Contact :

Tarja Turtia ( and Adeline Hulin (

This 1-day roundtable discussion will gather around 30 participants including media professionals, experts and representatives of media accountability mechanisms. The objective of this roundtable is to discuss the results of a survey about the extent and nature of online hate speech in Albania. It also aims at discussing the responses offered by media accountability mechanisms to address this issue.