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Panel discussion on the safety of journalists - 4th Meeting 26th Regular Session of Human Rights Council
11 Jun 2014 -  Panel discussion on the safety of journalists

Chair: H.E. Mr. Baudelaire Ndong Ella, President of the Human Rights Council
Moderator: Ms. Ghida Fakhry, Journalist
Opening statement: Ms. Navi Pillay, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

Panellists:
• Mr. Getachew Engida, Deputy Director-General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO);
• Ms. Dunja Mijatovic, Representative of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) on Freedom of the Media;
• Mr. Frank La Rue, Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression;
• Ms. Abeer Saady, Journalist and Vice-President of the Syndicate of Journalists of Egypt;
• Mr. Frank Smyth, Journalist and Senior Advisor for Journalist Security at the Committee to Protect Journalists

- 4th Plenary Meeting 26th Regular Session of the Human Rights Council.

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SPEAKERS
European Union, Ms. Anne Koistinen
Egypt (on behalf of the Arab Group), Mr. Mahmoud Afifi
Russian Federation (on behalf of CSTO), Mr. Anatoly D. Viktorov
Russian Federation, Mr. Oleg Sidyakin
Austria, Mr. Thomas Hajnoczi
Morocco, Mr. Saïd Ahoga
Brazil, Ms. Bruna Vieira De Paula
Estonia, Mr. Jüri Seilenthal
Tunisia, Mr. Abderrazak Kilani
Montenegro, Ms. Zorica Maric- Djordjevic
Ecuador, Mr. Juan Pablo Cadena
Colombia, Mr. Enrique Valinna-Munioz
Article 19 - International Centre Against Censorship, Mr. Recardo Gonzalez
International Federation of Journalists, Mr. Ernest Sagaga
Press Emblem Campaign, Mr. Gianfranco Fattorini
Algeria, Ms. Zahira Abed
Slovenia, Mr. Vojislav Šuc
Mexico, Mr. Tinajero Esquivel Salvador
Lithuania, Ms. Gaivile Stan Keviciene
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Ms. Eresa Lévigne
Switzerland, Ms. Ann Thu Duong
OIF, Mr. Bakary Bamba
United States of America, Mr. Keith Harper
France, Mr. Nicolas Niemtchinow
Poland, Mr. Mariusz Lewicki
Greece, Ms. Angeliki Douka
India, Mr. Vishnu Vardhan Reddy
Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development, Ms. Gayathry Venkiteswaran
East and Horn of Africa Human Rights Defenders Project, Mr. John Foley
International Humanist and Ethical Union, Ms. Elizabeth O'Cascy
China, Ms. Wang Yi
Czech Republic, Ms. Hana Zvonkova
Ireland, Ms. Breda Lee
Portugal, Mr. Nuno Gabreil Cabral
Italy, Marco Lapadura
Pakistan, Ms. Saima Saleem
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