Roundtable „Freedom of speech in the OSCE space”


Dear Sir, Madam,

The Open Dialog Foundation would like to invite you to a side event within the annual Human Dimension Implementation Meeting of Organization for Security and Co-Operation in Europe.



Roundtable „Freedom of speech in the OSCE space”

27th of September 2011


Hotel Sofitel Victoria, Warszaw

The roundtable will be dedicated to effectiveness of mechanisms in OSCE in the field of development of the freedom of speech:

-        the necessity of creation of a fund of support for independent Internet journalism; 

-        problems of blocking of information Internet portals and social networks; 

-        detentions, persecution of journalists and their relatives; 

-        using tax services and law enforcement bodies for the purposes of closing of the independent mass media. 

In order to register for participation in the event reply to this invitation to by 23rd of September 2011.

If you would like to also hold a presentation during the event on the outlined topic, send a request for availability of time on the agenda to by 23rd of September 2011.

Please keep in mind that the time for presentations is limited. Make sure to submit your request as soon as possible.

We will be happy should your organisation be able to accept this invitation.


Yours faithfully,

Open Dialog Foundation