Conference Program

 9:00 Registration

 10:00 Opening Session

 11:00 Session 1: Terrorism and Freedom of the Media between International Conventions and Arab Legislation

  • The concept of terrorism and the concepts associated with it in international and Arab conventions.
  • Legislation governing the media and their ability to confront terrorism.

 12:30 Break

 13:00 Session 2: Arab Media in the Face of Terrorism - Strengths and Weaknesses

  • The role of the Arab media in the face of terrorism.
  • Cultural specificity as guarantor for freedom of information.

 14:30 Lunch Break

 16:00 Session 3: Round Table - What to Do (closed session)

  • Public discussion.
  • Recommendations.

 17:00 Closing and Recommendations