Global Media Forum

AYM was represented at the 2016 DW Global Media Forum under the theme: Media. Freedom, Values” which took place on 13 -15th June by Theophile Sugira and Sahlim Charles.

Freedom of the press is the cornerstone of any democratic society. But in the developing world where democracy is still fragile, the media and journalists are often under continual attack from authoritarian rulers and their cronies. Journalists have been assaulted, silenced or even killed while performing their work. Read Theopile’s report here