The second annual Colloquium on Fundamental Rights will be held on 17-18 November, in Brussels, Belgium. Organised by the European Commission, the event will enjoy the presence of first Vice-President Frans Timmermans, Commissioner Günther Oettinger, and Commissioner Jourová.
The Colloquium will focus on 'Media pluralism and democracy' will feature discussions on the key role in democratic societies of a free and pluralis media, and, in particular, digital media. The programme will include debates on a wide range of topics such as:
The event will take the form of a round table interactive discussion, and it will bring together EU institutions and member states, NGOs, journalists, media representatives, companies, academics, and international organisations.
For more information, visit the Coloquium webpage.