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By Nadia Shiyyab

In the continuing WPFD discussions around media, democracy and election, the question of data protection still comes up as one of the challenges faced in the era on te...

Participants express their opinion regarding the conference and press freedom

By Freze Zewude and Mekdes Endale

In relation to World Press Freedom Day, 2019, students of Journalism and Communication, Addis Ababa University, talked with people on...

By Mengistu Ebabey

 

“No democracy is complete without access to transparent and reliable information. It is the cornerstone for building fair and impartial institutions...

Ethnic based media are also posing a danger - According to media experts

by Eyayu Alemayehu

 

ADDIS ABABA -- Ethiopian mainstream media should take the lead in curbing the effects of hate speech and fake n...

By Feysel Amin and Bethelhem Sisay

Since the introduction of modern journalism during the time of Emperor Haile Selassie, it has been common to consider journalists as adversaries to government.

Journalists around the world have be...

By Abraham Tegegne and MeseretMamuye

The Ethiopian government is processing a new law on hate speech. This has drawn debates from different groups. The debates involve concerns related with the management ...

By Abraham Tegegne and MeseretMamuye

The Ethiopian government is processing a new law on hate speech. This has drawn debates from different groups. The debates involve concerns related with the management ...

Journalists Kyaw Soe Oo and Wa Lone (Myanmar) will share this year’s UNESCO/Guillermo Cano Press Freedom Prize, following the recommendation an international jury of media professionals.

Both laureates were serving seven...

The main celebration of World Press Freedom Day 2019 will take place in Addis Ababa, from 1 to 3 May 2019. The event will provide a platform for multiple actors to exchange on current issues, threats and achievements concerning freedom of the pres...

About Youth Times 2019

The Youth Times (YT) is the official Youth Newsroom covering the events of the UNESCO 2019 World Press Freedom Day in Addis Ababa from May 1-3.

The Youth Times consists of a team of scholars,...

WORLD PRESS FREEDOM DAY 2019

Every year, 3 May is a date which celebrates the fundamental principles of press freedom, to evaluate press freedom around the world, to defend the media from attacks on their independence and ...

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