70th Anniversary of Universal Communication Rights:
Analysis, Challenges and Effectiveness of Article 19 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
An IAMCR 2018 Pre-conference event
Description: The International Forum for Communication Law and Ethics will again celebrate its 2018 edition, (after successful experiences in 2015, 2016 and 2017) co-organized in collaboration with IAMCR’s Law Section. Our pre-conference will be celebrated one day before IAMCR 2018 in Oregon, on June 19th, 2018. Under the title “70th Anniversary of Universal Communication Rights: Analysis, Challenges and Effectiveness of Article 19 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.” The conference welcomes proposals that explore any issues related to Article 19; including analysis of practical and theoretical reconfigurations of communication rights, exploring new relations, connections, rights and duties in our contemporary context and critical views on the role of information professionals, audiences and technology. The best works presented at the conference will be part of an eBook to be published by Complutense University´s e-Prints Complutense.
Location: Portland, University of Oregon
Date and Time: 19 June 2018, 09:00 to 18:00
Convenors: FIÉDI (Foro Internacional de Ética y Derecho de la Información in Spanish) and the IAMCR Law Section
Organisers: Rodrigo Cetina Presuel, Fernando Gutiérrez Atala, Loreto Corredoira
Registration will be required. For up-to-date details visit the event website.