Building peace in the minds of men and women

World Press Freedom Day 2019

Fri, 3 May -
14:00 to 15:30

Parallel Session 11

Fri, 3 May -
16:00 to 17:30

Parallel Session 16

Jason Pielemeier

Policy Director, Global Network Initiative (GNI)

As Policy Director, Jason is responsible for working with GNI’s diverse members to develop and articulate GNI’s policy positions, and engaging with policy makers and other stakeholders to enhance protections for free expression and privacy globally.

Prior to joining GNI, Jason was a Special Advisor at the U.S. Department of State, where he led the Internet Freedom, Business, and Human Rights section in the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor. In that role, Jason worked with colleagues across the U.S. government, counterparts in other governments, and stakeholders around the world to promote and protect human rights online.