Building peace in the minds of men and women

World Press Freedom Day 2016

Tue, 3 May -
10:30 to 12:00

Parallel Session 1

Naomi Sakr

Professor of Media Policy and Director of the CAMRI Arab Media Centre, University of Westminster (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland)

Naomi Sakr is Professor of Media Policy and a former Director of the CAMRI Arab Media Centre at the University of Westminster. Before, she was a journalist, editor and country analyst. She worked at the Economist Intelligence Unit (1985-97) as a Middle East specialist and managing editor of political risk and economic forecast reports. Ms Sakr is the author of Transformations in Egyptian Journalism, and has written and edited several other books on Arab media.